2510, 2019

Off to the jam factory

By |October 25th, 2019|Categories: News, The Octagon|

In October, we took a day trip to Tiptree Jam Factory. We were given a tour of the factory, which was really interesting. And after a look around the museum, we had lunch in the [...]

2510, 2019

Making music

By |October 25th, 2019|Categories: News, Timberlog|

Some lovely musicians came in to visit us, to play music and sing with the residents. There were tambourines and other instruments on offer. And with some of the bells being fitted to residents’ feet [...]

409, 2019

Scattergories anyone?

By |September 4th, 2019|Categories: News, Timberlog|

A number of studies have shown that playing board games keeps the brain active and can help reduce the risk of developing dementia. Board games require players to concentrate and think about their next moves, [...]

209, 2019

Thank you for the music

By |September 2nd, 2019|Categories: News, The Octagon|

The Octagon residents took part in a wonderful music session the other week. A guitarist and a singer came in to entertain us. However, this duo weren’t the only ones performing. They brought in a [...]

307, 2019

Clouds part for garden party

By |July 3rd, 2019|Categories: News, Timberlog|

Despite the wet weather that June threw at us, the rain held off for our annual garden party. The party is a chance for our residents and their families, to socialise and raise money for [...]