Work Starts On Bruce Lodge Extension

Work has started on an extension to Borough Care’s Bruce Lodge residential home for older people in Offerton,…


Surbiton veterans’ care home bags £4,000 from Tesco’s community grant scheme

The Royal Star & Garter Home in Surbiton is delighted to receive £4,000 from Tesco’s Bags of Help community grant…


Kenwith Castle raises money for North Devon Hospice

Kenwith Castle recently hosted a coffee morning at the home with its popular ‘Knit and Natter’ group. The Knit and…


What the Chinese can teach us about social care

What a privilege to be invited to join last week’s mission to China about Healthy Ageing. It was organised by Innovate…


Oldest man in England celebrates his 111th Birthday at Brendoncare Alton

Bob Weighton, the oldest man in England, celebrated his 111th Birthday on 29 March 2019. He celebrated with his friends…


A reflection……

As a Registered Nurse, reflection is something I do often. I take the time to look back over an event, or period of…


NCF announces appointment of new Policy Director

        The National Care Forum (NCF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Liz Jones as our new Director of…


Wickmeads Care Awareness Week

From 11 -18 March, Wickmeads will be opening its doors and inviting you, your family, friends and loved ones to visit…


Minibus bonanza as Charity receives more than £1,000

Squire’s Garden Centre in Long Ditton raised £1,340 for The Royal Star & Garter Home in Surbiton from its Christmas…


Brunelcare care home excels in latest CQC report

Brunelcare’s Glastonbury care home has been rated overall by Care Quality Commission as ‘Good’, with ‘Outstanding’ in…