Cressingham House News – The Light Cinema

The local picture house is called “The Light Cinema” and a group of our residents sometimes enjoys an outing to see a film there. Once a month this cinema puts on a care homes/Dementia friendly showing with local companies like Morrison’s, Iceland and nearby restaurants supplying food for the residents attending. They are invited to […]

Cressingham House News – Sharing Some Recent Photos

               

Cressingham House News – Recent Celebrations

We celebrated St. Patrick’s Day on 17th March, and the residents thoroughly enjoyed making Easter bonnets in preparation for Easter.  

Cressingham House News – Eileen Brown, OBE

Eileen first came to Cressingham House on a respite stay, and liked it so much that she has booked another stay – this time for 5 months. As with all of the people living at Cressingham House, Eileen has a fascinating life story.  She wrote down a short snippet of her life history as a […]

Cressingham House News – The Petting Zoo Pays a Visit!

The petting zoo came to Cressingham for the residents and their families who wished to participate in this experience! So far we have had brilliant feedback from all who attended. Even if they wouldn’t touch the animals, they enjoyed the fact that they could see them. We have therefore booked for the petting zoo to […]

Mrs Jean Jones lives at Cressingham House, and this is her life story so far …

My name is Mrs Jean Elsie Jones. I was born in Wallasey on 7th May 1931 to parents Elsie & Leonard Taylor. I started school in Barnston Lane; then they moved to Upton Road.  I enjoyed my time in school and was lucky enough not to be evacuated during the War.  When necessary, we just […]

Cressingham House News – Four Generations

Recently there were 4 generations of one family at Cressingham House when our resident Tess received a visit from her 2 daughters, a granddaughter and a great-granddaughter! They all happened to visit at the same time as they had come to watch some entertainment and singing one afternoon recently.  

Cressingham House News – St. David’s Day

Some of the residents were involved with helping in the preparations for St. David’s Day on 1st March.  Here they are arranging daffodils (in bud) for the tables.