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Expecting Good News

There is a buzz of excitement at Foxburrow Grange at the moment. We are expecting the latest report from the Care Quality Commission (CQC), following an inspection in December. We have received the report, which is extremely positive.  We are fully compliant in all areas and we are looking forward to seeing the report appear…

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Pat’s wonderful high tea surprise

What a wonderful surprise Pat had when we arranged a high tea for her at Foxburrow Grange. We had originally planned for Pat to go to Grey Friars but due to health reasons Pat couldn’t go so we put our heads together and rearranged our library into a V.I.P. tea lounge and brought the high…

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Life is Sweet

Here is Joy, working in the sweet shop that sits near our reception area, ready to do a trade. Joy works in the shop most Thursdays, weighing out the old fashioned sweets in the old fashioned way.  She often asks to go and work there so we know she really enjoys it. Sue is the customer…

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Welcome to our Indoor Garden

Where do you go when the weather outside is too cold or you just fancy a different scenery without having to don your shoes?  Why, the new indoor garden of course! The idea of the indoor garden came about after a garden bench was donated to Foxburrow Grange by Sue in memory of her mum…

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Meet Roy – An amazing Volunteer

Roy (pictured right) has been volunteering at Foxburrow Grange since 2017. He is a vital part of our team and in the relatively short time he has been with us he has made such a positive impact with residents. Here’s what Roy has to say about his volunteering role: “I retired in March 2016 and had…

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Anyone for afternoon tea?

Imagine an afternoon at a beautiful tea room enjoying the most delectable food and supping on a delicious cup of hot, warm tea. Lovely! This was just the afternoon that Pauline had on 22 February when she went along to a sumptuous tea at Grey Friars rose tea room. This was one of Pauline’s wishes…

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Elvis was in the Building!

Residents were treated to a visit by the King of Rock and Roll on the 17th February for our Valentine’s party! Elvis donned a spectacular red outfit, very fitting for Valentine’s, and our community hub was decked out with gorgeous photographs of residents with their spouses on their wedding days – just magical! Everyone had…

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What’s Happening in March – Activities

The end of February brought lots of snow so we’re hoping that March will be a bit brighter and warmer! Whatever the weather we will keep active and have fun doing our activities. Residents have plenty to look forward to this month.  Highlights are: St David’s Day – designing the wings – 1st Mother’s Day…

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