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Millers Grange searches for Witney’s local heroes

Friday, February 8, 2019

Millers Grange is asking the community to nominate ‘local heroes’ for the chance to win a £500 cash prize.


All welcome for sneak peek at Sidcup’s new multi-million pound care home

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Smyth Lodge is inviting the local community to celebrate its completion with an exclusive first look inside the purpose-built facilities. 


Cooking for Sir David Attenborough and the Princess Royal good training for our top chef

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Months of head-to-head heats and a showdown final have seen Graham Watson crowned as our care home chef of the year.


Sherwood Grange resident shares life story to inspire those facing adversity

Monday, January 28, 2019

A resident at Sherwood Grange has shared his inspiring life story as a soldier in World War Two and living as a LGBT+ advocate during a time when it was illegal. 


Care home residents taking part in this weekend’s birdwatching event

Friday, January 25, 2019

Once again, residents in around 50 Care UK homes are celebrating all things avian this week with the arrival of the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch.


Team behind multi-million pound Montfort Manor celebrates ‘topping out’

Thursday, January 17, 2019

A £6.5 million Ashford care home has marked its latest construction milestone with the help of a special guest.


Celebrations as VIP guest launches art studio at Appleby House

Monday, January 21, 2019

Appleby House welcomed VIP guests and the local community for a special event launching their art studio.


Guardian Court Residents Association comes together to name Oakfield Croft

Monday, January 7, 2019

A local organisation has won a competition to help name a brand new care home in Sale.


Heather View fulfils “Brownie Promise” with donation to local group

Monday, January 7, 2019

Heather View has done its best to serve its community with a donation to a local Brownies group.


Bromsgrove Men in Sheds share the love with Chandler Court this Christmas

Monday, January 7, 2019

Chandler Court has received an early Christmas present from Bromsgrove Men in Sheds, as a thank you for supporting the Bromsgrove, Redditch & Wyre Forest’s Shed Share sponsorship scheme. 


‘Outstanding’ – National watchdog rate Amberley Lodge

Friday, January 4, 2019

The Care Quality Commission’s (CQC) report awarded Amberley Lodge ‘outstanding’ in its level of care, having a well-led service, and its responsiveness, resulting in an overall ‘outstanding’ rating.


Smyth Lodge searches for Sidcup’s local heroes

Friday, January 4, 2019

Smyth Lodge is asking the community to nominate ‘local heroes’ for the chance to win a £300 cash prize. 


Advice on celebrating New Year when a family member, neighbour or friend has dementia

Monday, December 31, 2018

Dementia experts at Care UK are advising families to re-visit the past this New Year, to benefit loved ones living with dementia – and to think twice about incorporating noisy fireworks into midnight celebrations.


Colne View welcomes a ‘special lady’ to the team

Sunday, December 23, 2018

Colne View has officially welcomed a new team member to the home – and she’s set to be a hit with residents and colleagues alike.


Fairs, Father Christmas and friends have helped to make Christmas special

Monday, December 24, 2018

Care UK teams and residents have been very busy creating, decorating and celebrating with friends, family and the community as the festive season is celebrated throughout 120 homes nationwide.


Cracking Christmas conversation starters to support people with dementia

Friday, December 21, 2018

A Care UK dementia expert is advising families to thinking about how to include loved ones with dementia in conversations this Christmas.


Bonjour! - Skylark House resident's wish comes true with trip to Paris

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

A resident at Skylark House had her wish come true when she was surprised with a trip to Paris to see the Eiffel Tower.


Local World War Two veteran awarded General Service Medal

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

A resident at Priors House has received the General Service Medal to mark his service in Palestine following the Second World War. 


Ticket to ride: Centenarian relives youth on vintage motorbike

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

The Terrace has surprised a 101-year-old resident with a vintage motorbike visit.


Hola amigos! - Spanish classes spark new friendships at Weald Heights

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Residents at Weald Heights invited local parents and their toddlers to join them for an interactive series of Spanish lessons. 


Triple win for local homes at Surrey Care Awards

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Three proved to be the magic number for local Care UK teams recognised at the Surrey Care Awards. 


Royal Albert Hall band hits the right note at Cumberland

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Residents at Cumberland received a surprise visit from The Royal Albert Hall’s resident ensemble, Albert’s Band. 


Wartime Britain remembered at Silversprings event

Sunday, January 6, 2019

Members of the Thorrington community came together for a day of remembrance and celebration when a care home hosted a special event to commemorate the Second World War. 


Care UK rejects CMA claims

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Care UK does not accept the Competition and Markets Authority’s views on the matter of administration fees and will be defending any legal action the CMA may choose to take against us.


Whitstable school children get crafty for Harrier Lodge

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Local school children have created eye-catching artwork to decorate the marketing suite at Harrier Lodge. 


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