Cressingham House News – Garden Centre Outing

On Friday 21st August we took a group of our residents to a local garden centre called Carr Farm.  As well as admiring the beautiful plants and garden ornaments, we spent some time feeding the fish and just watching them swimming around.  Everyone enjoyed the change of having lunch out.           […]

Cressingham House News – Remembering National Occasions

At Cressingham House we love marking national calendar events as they unfold throughout the year, and we encourage everyone in our home to join in!  For our St.George’s Day celebrations on 23rd April we used cut-outs for bunting and lots of pictures to add a splash of colour to our dining room. There were appropriately-themed […]

Cressingham House News – Burns Night

On 25th January the community at Cressingham House enjoyed learning more about Robbie Burns and created a Scottish flag to adorn the wall of the dining room as they sat down to their Burns Night supper.  The table was laid with a tartan runner and the flower centrepieces included tartan ribbons.  Everyone had a great […]

Cressingham House News – Christmas Snapshots from Cressingham House

Cressingham House News – Celebrations

This month the community at Cressingham House is looking forward to several birthdays and a Diamond Wedding Anniversary, as well as all the usual weekly activities planned for the home.

Cressingham House News – 100th Birthday Party

Cressingham House resident, Mr Cyril Vine recently celebrated his 100th birthday. A morning coffee and cake reception was provided by the home and attended by the Mayor and his wife. Cyril’s daughters and one of his grandsons also joined in this celebration. Cyril then went to his daughter’s home and they had an open day […]

Cressingham House News – Trip to Chester Zoo

A group of residents from Cressingham House recently enjoyed an outing to Chester Zoo.  Here is a selection of photos from their day out.  The weather was lovely and a good time was had by all – residents, staff and relatives who joined the group. Below is part of an email we received from the […]

Cressingham House News – Creative and Active Fundraising!

We now have a final count of the monies raised from the sky dive which two Cressingham House staff participated in last July.  Between them, Leanne Hulse and Lisa Cuthbert (pictured here before their sky diving feat) raised £639 for the residents’ activities fund.  We are so thankful for their dedication and they are now […]