Romans News – Visit from Brambles the Donkey

On 20th March there was great excitement at Romans as we had a special visit by a donkey! His name was Brambles. Some of the residents just could not believe that a real donkey had come in to see them. It was moving to see their reactions and the unique visit has hopefully given them […]

Romans News – February News Round-Up

On Wednesday 13th February Oomph! took some residents on an outing to a local indoor bowling alley café. There the residents watched the bowling whilst enjoying a cuppa. Two residents had previously played bowling there in the past and recognised some people. Earlier in the month we had a lovely lady called Shafi come in […]

Romans News – Thank You!

At Christmas-time George our volunteer received a special thank you for all his work throughout the year, and was presented with a special gift to show the Romans residents’ and staff’s appreciation.

Romans News – The Pictures Say It All!

Romans News – September was a Great Month!

On Tuesday 18th September Oomph! took 3 of our residents out to the Ropetackle Café. The residents also went on a short ride, as the weather did not perform nicely enough to have a walk.       On Wednesday 19th September Lynda Lyne played the jazz piano and clarinet in the sun lounge at […]

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 […]