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Sandfields care home kicks off rugby celebrations with local club

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The Care UK team at Sandfields, on St Georges Road, enjoyed a special visit from Gloucester Rugby, to get residents in the sporting spirit.

Sandfields care home kicks off rugby celebrations with local clubRepresentatives from the prominent rugby union club met team members, residents, friends and family members at Sandfields and enjoyed chatting over tea and cake.

Home manager, Emma Mackenzie-Bedford, said: “Here at Sandfields, we are always looking to plan interesting and exciting activities for residents, and at a time when rugby-fever is gripping the nation, we wanted to give everyone a special reason to celebrate!

“Many of our residents are Gloucester Rugby supporters and avid fans of the game, so were delighted to welcome Gloucester Rugby in to the home for an afternoon to remember.”

Matches throughout the autumn competition will be shown on the care home’s cinema, with residents and team members cheering on their favourite teams.

Sandfields is a state-of-the-art care home, which provides full-time residential, dementia, nursing and short-term respite care. The home, which features 90 en-suite bedrooms, has been designed to enable residents to live active and fulfilled lives, while also promoting independence. The care home incorporates space for hobby and leisure activities, and includes its own cinema, hairdressing salon and café.

To find out more about Sandfields care home, please call 0333 321 0921 or email Laura Sayburn, customer relations manager on

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St George’s Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 3EL


CQC Rating: Good
  • Residential care
  • Dementia care
  • Nursing care
  • Nursing dementia care
  • Respite care
  • End of life care
  • Day club

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