Rose Lawn News – Willow the Dog

Residents continue to enjoy the antics of Willow, a regular visitor to Rose Lawn.

Nancy Cobbledick lives at Rose Lawn, and this is her life story so far

I would like to introduce you to Nancy Cobbledick, a resident who has joined the Rose Lawn family. She is a relative of David Ivor Davies, better known as Ivor Novello. He was a Welsh composer and actor who went on to become one of the most popular British actors at the beginning of the […]

Rose Lawn News – Sensory Garden

The sensory garden at Rose Lawn is a bright, paved courtyard space that is accessed from the conservatory or via a gate from the front entrance. It has a large, glass-topped table and comfortable garden chairs as well as two pretty water features, decorative garden ornaments and colourful plant borders. It was created to make […]

Rose Lawn News – Sweet Shop!

After much planning, preparation and creative thinking, Rose Lawn has opened its own Sweet Shop! Residents are thrilled to be choosing and buying sweets in a vintage atmosphere which takes them back to their younger years … Activities Coordinator, Ian Harbour is currently the shop manager, but residents who wish will join a rota in […]

Mrs Dorothy Luxton lives at Rose Lawn – here is her story so far

On the occasion of her 100th birthday, the Sidmouth Herald caught up with Mrs Dorothy Luxton … Dorothy Luxton was joined by relatives last month for a buffet lunch at Rose Lawn Care Home in Sidmouth. The following day more family joined her for a celebration at the Riveria Hotel, Sidmouth, including her three children, […]

Rose Lawn News – Christmas Highlights

We had a lovely Christmas here at Rose Lawn. There was the Donkey Visit from Mr Bond, which the residents loved. We had also arranged for a Ladies Choir to come and sing carols for us. And then the day came for our Christmas Party and we were delighted to welcome so many relatives and […]

Rose Lawn News – Harvest Festival

The Harvest Festival held at Rose Lawn was a brilliant success. We were pleased to send our donations to the Foodbank in Exeter. The Harvest Service was packed with residents and visitors, and was followed by a lovely buffet Harvest Supper.  

Rose Lawn News:- Sausage-and-Sizzle BBQ

We had a great Sausage-and-Sizzle BBQ in August which was a massive success. Residents, family, friends and relatives came along and spent the day listening to a pianist, singer and guitar player. Everyone had a great sing along. A BBQ feast was provided along with Pimms and a selection of cakes and doughnuts. We have […]