Romans News – Scones at the Seaside!

These photos were taken at Sea Lane Café, Goring on 14th August. The sun made a very short appearance but the residents enjoyed the sea air and atmosphere. Warm cheese scones, hot chocolate, coffee and tea were the order of the day. It was a very worthwhile trip and wonderful that the residents were able […]

Romans News – The Great Outdoors

Here at Romans we have had so many opportunities this long hot summer for enjoying the great outdoors, as seen for example in this photo of a tasty BBQ eaten on a beautiful hot summer’s day with the new garden furniture. On Saturday 28th July, we held our summer fete. A whopping £208.09 has been […]

Romans News – 100th Birthday and Other News

Our lovely Eileen celebrated her 100th birthday with a party for family and friends. The local councillor wore her chains of office and presented Eileen with flowers. Eileen was seen proudly holding her birthday card from the Queen. Eileen’s 100th birthday was on Sunday 24th June, but the party was held on the Friday to […]

Romans News – May Diary of Events

14th May – Russell came in to do some gentle tai chi exercise. It was lovely to see the residents taking part and enjoying their first tai chi session.     16th May – Sharon from the Body Shop team went round the lounge to all the residents offering hand massages. Even the men enjoyed […]

Romans News – Different Kinds of Entertainment

Church Lane Nursery School came to visit our residents on 22nd March. Stories were read and the parachute game was played. It was not at all sure who were more entertained, the children or the residents! As a good time was had by all, the children are coming back for another visit. On 3rd April […]

Romans News – Event, Visit and Activity

On Friday 9th March we held a Chocoholics Day, with a raffle and cake sale. A lovely lady called Carol came in to sell chocolate in beautiful packaging. The chocolates tasted divine, in different flavours. After that we held a coffee morning with a cake sale and raffle. So far we have raised £119.43.   […]

Romans News – Christmas Meals

On 7th December we arranged for the residents to go for Christmas lunch at the Cricketers Public house.  A merry time was had by all who went.       Then on December 20th, we had ‘our home’ Christmas party. The day started with a lady called Ellie Smith (lady standing up in black dress […]

Romans News – More Wishes

It was Deputy Manager Heather’s wish for her granddaughter Elena to be successful in Junior Bake Off. We thought that we could help by sponsoring Elena and buying some of her ingredients. Of course, we had one wish and that was for her to bring some of her cakes to Romans for the residents to […]