Rosemary Mount News – Recent Events

National Care Home Day Cake

Rosemary Mount staff and residents took part in The Care Home National Open Day on 20th June.  There was something for everyone – several activities were going on all day in the garden including seed planting, arts and crafts, ball sports, manicures and nail painting.  Staff and pupils from the local school were able to […]

Rosset Holt News – A Perfect Summer’s Afternoon

Cream Tea

As previously mentioned in the Rosset Holt Diary of Events, we were looking forward to our outing to Hawkhurst Fish Farm on 3rd July. We could not have chosen a better day for it – the weather was just glorious! With the help of some of the Friends of Rosset Holt we were able to […]

Sceats Care Home News: Seasonal Activities – Outdoors and Inside

Garden Mayoress

On 10th June our residents were invited out to a Garden Party for the afternoon. The weather was sunny with blue skies and they enjoyed an afternoon of entertainment, tea and cakes and a chance to socialise with other people outside the home. The residents have been enjoying the good weather by going outside and […]

Erith House News – “Did You Survive?” – Wartime Reminiscing

Old Aerial View of Torquay

Recently I (Tina Fenton, administrator at Erith House) sat down with Margaret, one of the residents, and we spoke a little about her childhood in Torquay.  She told me how, as a local girl, she had been evacuated from St Marychurch Primary School during the bombings of World War II. What Margaret described was very […]

Romans News – Just Owls and Peace Garden


Just Owls came to visit us again at Romans; they are always a firm favourite. We learnt all about owls in the presentation and then John and Ron let us hold and stroke the various owls that they had brought with them.  Anne Ireland held a barn owl and then proceeded to chat to him, […]

Fair Havens News – A Short Ode to Fair Havens


A Short Ode to Fair Havens By a very grateful and very fit, short Ode Writer Fair Havens is a haven Much more than fair, With homeliness and Friendliness hard to compare. The wonderful staff are A perfect team – They make each day Brighter than sunbeam. Days will come when We each must go. […]

Rose Lawn News – Recent News

80th Birthday Elaine

In April one of our residents, Elaine, turned 80 so we had a fun afternoon of games and singing to help her celebrate. Elaine was just thrilled with her special birthday cake, and everyone enjoyed the fruit cake beneath that luxurious icing!   Our Cooking Club has been going well since its re-launch at the […]

The Mount News – Learning about the Plymouth Foodbank

Foodbank Plymouth

As mentioned in the Diary of Events, the Friends of the Mount recently held their Annual ‘Day of Fellowship’ at the Mount for residents. There was a guest speaker, Joy from the local Foodbank who gave an informative talk on the good work that the Foodbank charity does in Plymouth providing for people in crisis. […]