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New Century staff support Elf Day

New Century staff support Elf Day

New Century Care care homes The Oaks in Lexden, Colchester and Buxton Lodge in Caterham‑on‑the‑Hill, Surrey took part in Elf Day celebrations, a national festive fundraiser organised by the Alzheimer’s Society.
Brighten up dull spaces instantly

Brighten up dull spaces instantly

Care Home Murals has launched a new range of Window Stick-Ups, an exciting new addition to its portfolio of tried and tested wallpaper murals.
Volunteers and residents talk careers

Volunteers and residents talk careers

Boulters Lock Care Home in Maidenhead welcomed a group of eight teenage volunteers onto a new project to interact and learn about careers.
Residents enjoy new meal service

Residents enjoy new meal service

Borough Care residents have welcomed the changes to the food on offer at meal times since the service was brought back inhouse earlier this year.
Card design raises money for veterans

Card design raises money for veterans

An RAF veteran is helping the charity that cares for him to raise money by designing one of its Christmas cards.
Care UK to open another Kent home

Care UK to open another Kent home

The latest addition to Care UK’s portfolio of homes will be a new care home being built at the Kent Medical Campus in Maidstone.
Merger creates Anchor Hanover

Merger creates Anchor Hanover

Anchor Hanover has been formed following the successful merger of the Hanover Housing Association and the Anchor Trust.
Outstanding leadership award

Outstanding leadership award

Dr Pete Calveley, CEO of Barchester Healthcare, was recently awarded The HealthInvestor Power Fifty Outstanding Leader prize at the Health Investor Power Fifty 2018 Awards.
Work begins on Dartford home

Work begins on Dartford home

Work has begun on a new 75 bed care facility in Dartford, Kent, with York-based DWA Architects providing construction drawings for the project.
Runwood celebrates improved rating

Runwood celebrates improved rating

Runwood Homes’ Warwick-based care home, Park View, is delighted to have been awarded ‘good’ in all areas following a recent inspection by the Care Quality Commission.
Staff celebrate 'good' CQC rating

Staff celebrate 'good' CQC rating

Staff at a care home in Lincoln are celebrating after receiving it received an overall ‘good’ rating following a recent inspection by the Care Quality Commission.
Manager wins prestigious award

Manager wins prestigious award

The manager of a Windsor care home has been announced as the UK’s best dementia care manager in a prestigious national awards ceremony.
Barchester previews new home

Barchester previews new home

Deputy Lord Left Lieutenant of Edinburgh, Edward Green recently unveiled the brand new luxury show suites at Queens Manor Care Home on Queensferry Road, where he cut the ribbon to the completed part of the home with an enormous pair of scissors.
Relationship centred care research

Relationship centred care research

Robert Gordon University (RGU) and Laurels Lodge Care Home will join forces for a year-long initiative into relationship centred care for people living with dementia, as part of a Life Changes Trust funding award.
Singing duo scoop award

Singing duo scoop award

A singing duo from Ashton-under-Lyne scooped the ‘Working Together’ award at the recent Borough Care Employee Awards 2018.
Cotswold development site acquired

Cotswold development site acquired

A care development site in Moreton in Marsh, Gloucestershire, has been sold on behalf of Mercian Developments to regional care provider, Taylor & Taylor.
Christmas dinner spreads cheer

Christmas dinner spreads cheer

A new Dorset care home bed finding website is spreading Christmas cheer to those who are lonely this Christmas.
Meallmore praised for staff training

Meallmore praised for staff training

A Scottish care provider has scooped a top industry award for exceptional employee training and development at this year’s Scottish Care National Care Home Awards.
RMBI Care receives commendation

RMBI Care receives commendation

RMBI Care Co is delighted to have received a commendation in the 2018 Learning at Work Week Impact Awards.
Borough Care hosts employee awards

Borough Care hosts employee awards

Borough Care recently held its Employee Awards 2018; the annual event celebrates the hard work and dedication of people working for Borough Care.

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Westpoint Centre, Exeter, EX5 1DJ
13 March 2019

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19 March 2019

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Excel, London
19-21 March 2019

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26-27 March 2019

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Hampden Park Stadium,Letherby Drive, Glasgow, G42 9BA
30 April 2019

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