2709, 2017
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Game for a laugh

By |September 27th, 2017|Categories: News, Timberlog|

One of the many things that makes an Abbeyfield home special, is the input we get from community volunteers. Here at Timberlog, one of our wonderful volunteers who visits every Tuesday, has been stretching our [...]

2609, 2017
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Gardener’s World

By |September 26th, 2017|Categories: News, The Octagon|

This month we once again made use of our accessible transport to take eight residents on a jaunt to Altons Garden Centre in Wickford. We arrived in time to enjoy lunch in Digby’s Restaurant, where [...]

509, 2017
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Messing about in boats

By |September 5th, 2017|Categories: News, The Octagon|

We are always looking for new adventures for our residents and to round off the summer we recently took them for an unusual day out on a specially adapted broad beam canal boat. Canalability, whose [...]

509, 2017
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Beside the seaside

By |September 5th, 2017|Categories: News, Timberlog|

August is a time for seaside trips and to ensure our residents did not miss out, we arranged a visit to Leigh-on-Sea.  Fourteen of us set off at 11.30am in the wheelchair accessible minibus, for [...]

108, 2017
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Hair of the dog

By |August 1st, 2017|Categories: News, The Octagon|

At Abbeyfield we are guided by our motto ‘Where people come to enjoy later life’. This includes making sure that regardless of mobility issues, all our residents are given opportunities to get out and about [...]