Alexander House News – Christmas Visit from Central Office

Like last year Keychange colleagues from Central Office visited Alexander House at Christmas time and joined in with the Carol Service on Wednesday 19th December.  This was followed by a Christmas Quiz which was enjoyed by all.   Afterwards they spent time chatting with residents and staff while enjoying afternoon tea. The beautiful Christmas decorations […]

Alexander House News – Wimbledon Winter

We know that other parts of the country had real heavy snow but in London we get excited with a few flakes and thought we would include a photo of how it transformed our garden.     On 9th December 2017 the Carousel Theatre company entertained the residents and relatives with Cinderella which was enjoyed […]

Alexander House News: Making and Moving – some of our Activities

Alexander House News – Summer Garden Party

Our Garden Party took place in the garden which in a typical British summer is quite an achievement! We had a really good turnout and want to thank the relatives and friends for their continued support.  We were so pleased that such a large number of residents ventured outdoors and had a really enjoyable time. […]

Alexander House News – 95 Today!

Our Tom – Thomas Neave was 95 on 31st July.  Tom has been with us since 14th February. Talking to him about the changes in the world that he has witnessed in his 95 years, he feels that intercontinental travel has transformed the world more than anything else. Tom is currently planning a seaside visit […]

Alexander House News – Celebrating Mothers’ Day and Easter

We arranged a Tea Party on Friday 24th March to celebrate Mothers’ Day at which residents, guests and staff enjoyed a quintessentially English afternoon tea, a team quiz with the theme of ‘mothers’ and a raffle in which everyone was a winner! Our Easter celebrations included our annual Easter Egg hunt in the lovely gardens […]

Alexander House News – A Birthday, and Preparations for Easter

One of our residents, Elisabeth, recently had her birthday and enjoyed a visit from a friend and her daughter-in-law.  Elisabeth can also be seen with her birthday cake.   Meanwhile, residents have been thinking ahead to Easter and have already made Easter bonnets with staff and relatives assisting them. The exciting moment came when the […]

Alexander House News – “White Christmas” Show

On 20th December 2016 Daisy Chain Productions put on a show at Alexander House.  It was called White Christmas and they sang and acted out songs and sketches from the film of the same name.  We were very grateful that so many relatives were able to join us as well so that they too could […]