14th July 2016

Threes Harmony At Oulton Manor

Residents, families and friends from the local community shared an afternoon of song at Oulton Manor care home with vocal trio Threes Harmony.

Everyone joined in with nostalgic songs from the Carpenters to Louis Armstrong and enjoyed homemade scones with cups of tea.

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1st July 2016

Sun Shines on The Manor House Gosforth Summer Fayre

The Manor House care home in Gosforth held their annual Summer Fayre on Saturday 16 June.

With a whole range of fun activities from ‘Splat the Rat’ to a penalty shoot out, stalls, tombolas, face painting and guessing games as well as a raffle, refreshments and Pimms Garden there was something for everyone, whatever their age, to enjoy.

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23rd June 2016

Double Celebration Day At The Manor House

The Manor House care home in Barnard Castle celebrated the Queen’s 90th birthday and national Care Home Open Day together in style with guest of honour the Mayor of Barnard Castle Councillor John Blissett.

The event had a street party theme with bunting and homemade afternoon tea served on vintage china. Music was provided by violin and guitar duo Charlotte Kennedy and Harry Murrell. Activities included creative sessions with flower arranger Eunice Tate and artist Michael Horner and a fun pompom Oomph! exercise class led by care assistant Katie Richards.

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20th June 2016

MP Visits The Manor House Knaresborough On Care Home Open Day

Andrew Jones, member of parliament for Harrogate and Knaresborough, visited The Manor House care home in Knaresborough as part of the national Care Home Open Day celebrations on 17 June.

He met residents and their families and friends as well staff and other visitors from the local community.

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20th May 2016

Virtual Reality Wows Residents at The Manor House Gosforth

A taste of future technology has impressed residents at The Manor House care home in Gosforth.

Wearing lightweight virtual reality headsets they have ‘revisited’ favourite places and seen wildlife in close up with Newcastle-based company Reminiscience.


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