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Planting Pansies
04 October 2017
Planting Pansies

Jill Perkins & Mavis Greaves enjoyed planting the winter pansies in the warm sunshine yesterday morning. 

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All the fun of the Wood Fair
02 October 2017
All the fun of the Wood Fair

Fun for all the family - whatever your age, at the Surrey Hills Wood Fair. Held annually in the parkland at Birtley House, this fair at the weekend had a wide variety of Coppice Crafts, demonstrations, Horse & Wagon rides and Children's activities, including Tree climbing and bugs hunts.

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Keeping an active mind
26 September 2017
Keeping an active mind

Our multi-activities afternoons are always popular with our Residents, offering something for all tastes: Painting, Rummikub, Scrabble and Snakes & Ladders.

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Shortlisted for prestigious National Award
19 September 2017
Shortlisted for prestigious National Award

Birtley House Nusing Home is one of six finalists shortlisted for a prestigious national award: 'Care Home of the Year' at the Caring UK Awards, a new annual event which recognises excellence and achievement within the care sector throughout the country. www.caringukawards.co.uk

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Crafts, cheese and cake in Activities.
19 September 2017
Crafts, cheese and cake in Activities.

Afternoon activities are always very varied and recently Residents had an enjoyable afternoon making seasonal items for the Autumn Board. 

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An afternoon of movie nostalgia
29 August 2017
An afternoon of movie nostalgia

A fun afternoon of movie nostalgia for our Residents was masterminded by our Wellbeing Mentor. 

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Enjoying Armchair Yoga
17 August 2017
Enjoying Armchair Yoga

Enjoying Armchair Yoga: Many of our Residents are able to enjoy walks around the extensive grounds here at Birtley House Nursing Home, but for those who are less mobile we ensure that there are other opportunities to help keep fit, including regular Tai Chi and Armchair Yoga classes.

 

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Making Tudor-style soap
16 August 2017
Making Tudor-style soap

The imaginative Activities programme at Birtley House Nursing Home ensures that there is always something interesting to do. Recently Residents tried their hand at making Tudor-style soap using a recipe from the National Trust magazine. 

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A very British BBQ!
10 August 2017
A very British BBQ!

A very British BBQ! Rain (in fact an absolute deluge) didn't stop play at the Residents BBQ evening! With Kerry, Head of Kitchen, cooking under a large parasol, and the some 26 Residents plus carers snug and dry indoors, a wonderful time was had by all. 

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Residents became budding stone-sculptors
25 July 2017
Residents became budding stone-sculptors

Residents became budding stone-sculptors on Monday when they tried their hand at carving with top Stone Sculptor, Simon Keeley. 

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18 March 2019
Notes from our future history
Notes from our future history
08 March 2019
Creating Joy with the Carousel Theatre Company
Creating Joy with the Carousel Theatre Company

The Carousel Theatre Company put on a puppet show for our residents at Birtley House  

22 February 2019
Crisis in the Care Home Kitchen
Crisis in the Care Home Kitchen

'Teamwork makes the dream work'

13 February 2019
Throwback to 'Burns Night' at Birtley House
Throwback to 'Burns Night' at Birtley House

Throwback to 'Burns Night' at Birtley House

11 February 2019
Our New Monthly Garden Blog - Courtesy of Matt Miller
Our New Monthly Garden Blog - Courtesy of Matt Miller
31 January 2019
When the 'Little Harriers' landed at Birtley
When the 'Little Harriers' landed at Birtley

Another day for intergenerational learning to take place

24 January 2019
Watch Commander Steve Love and his FIRE team visit Birtley Residents
Watch Commander Steve Love and his FIRE team visit our Birtley Residents

Safety talks

18 January 2019
Coffee with Colleagues and Friends
Coffee with Colleagues and Friends

A group coffee morning for all to enjoy

11 January 2019
Recovery from a Palliative care case
Recovery from a Palliative care case

Well rested and returning home...

20 December 2018
Blackheath & Bramley Choral Society join us for another Christmas!
Blackheath & Bramley Choral Society join us for another Christmas!

A family affair at our annual Carol concert

 
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