Minster Grange News Archive

  • Sep 06th, 2019

    A new garden room

    Minster Grange had a portrait photographer visit and Roy enjoyed having his photo taken with his wife Dorothy to send to their family, Andrew and Joan enjoying the new Garden Room


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  • Aug 05th, 2019

    Our Kitchen Made An Amazing Cake For The Huntington's Society

    The Huntington's Society held their monthly gathering with us at Minster Grange Care home. Our kitchen sent an amazing cake for them to enjoy...


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  • Aug 01st, 2019

    Planting In Our Garden

    Minster Grange Care Home residents enjoy being out in the garden. Also planting some seeds and potatoes to grow...

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  • Jul 31st, 2019

    Coffee Morning With Volunteers

    Minster Grange Care Home enjoyed a coffee morning together and chat. We always enjoy having our Volunteers come and visit us..

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  • Jul 30th, 2019

    Manager Nominated For The Health Service Hero Award

    Alison Jane Redhead, manager of Minister Grange Care Home, has been nominated for the Health Service Hero Award by colleague, Helen Degnan, who says that Alison is “an exemplary example of ...Read the full story here »
  • Jul 26th, 2019

    Making Food Balls For The Birds And Crispy Cakes In Our New Kitchen

    Minster Grange Care Home have been making food balls for the birds and Joan is concentrating hard making crispy cakes in our new kitchen. This is a new space created to provide lots of ...Read the full story here »

  • Jul 23rd, 2019

    A Volunteer’s View Of Life In A Care Home

    Minster Grange Care Home 
    Volunteer’s view of life in a care home 

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  • Jun 07th, 2019

    Jo Sparks Visit

    Minster Grange Care Home enjoyed Jo Sparks visit, it was fun bopping the balloons to each other and using the parachute...

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  • Jun 04th, 2019

    A Lovely Day At The Double Tree By Hilton For Afternoon Tea

    Minster Grange Care Home had a lovely day at the Double Tree by Hilton for Afternoon tea...

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  • May 31st, 2019

    Alex, Abbie And Kes On Their Work Experience With Us

    Minster Grange Care Home have loved having Alex, Abbie and Kes doing their work experience with us. They all worked really hard and we enjoyed them helping us out...

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  • May 31st, 2019

    Enjoying The Sunshine

    Minster Grange Care Home enjoy getting out in the sunshine when they can...

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  • May 30th, 2019

    Indoor Garden Party

    Minster Grange Care Home had a great Indoor garden party, the weather didn't spoil our day. We had entertainment from Magician Steveeo Steve, live singing from Matt in the morning and Hutch in the ...Read the full story here »

  • Apr 26th, 2019

    Watching The Grand National, With A Little Buffet And Mocktails

    The Minster Grange Care Home enjoyed watching the Grand National, with a little buffet and mocktails...

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  • Apr 11th, 2019

    100th Birthday With A Message From The Queen

    Terry celebrates his 100th Birthday with a message from the Queen and a letter from Air Chief Marshal Sir Stephen Hillier. The Chief of the Air Staff is the 4-star commander ...Read the full story here »
  • Apr 10th, 2019

    Clair Is Helping Out The Easter Bunny

    Clair is helping out the Easter Bunny at Minster Grange Care home this year...

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  • Apr 09th, 2019

    RAF Themed Cake For 100th Birthday

    Jan, the Queen of the Cakes at Minster Grange care Home has created this beautiful cake for our resident Terry who will be 100 on 11th April, 2019. He served in the battle of Britain squadron ...Read the full story here »

  • Mar 20th, 2019

    Most People Enjoy A Hug

    Most people enjoy a hug and at Minster Grange Care Home there are lots available...

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  • Mar 19th, 2019

    Replanting Flowers Into Bigger Pots

    Minster Grange Care Home have replanted some of their flowers into bigger pots, we love the bright colours...

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  • Mar 15th, 2019

    Watching Bohemian Rhapsody And Memory Bank DVDs

    Minster Grange Care Home had fun using their projector, to create a cinema watching Bohemian Rhapsody and Memory bank DVDs...

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  • Feb 27th, 2019

    Maintenance Man Dan Jazzed Up The Sweetie Cart

    Minster Grange Care Home really love that their maintenance man Dan Jazzed up this sweetie cart for their reminiscing pieces...

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  • Feb 22nd, 2019

    Residents Enjoy Getting Together Playing Games

    Minster Grange Care Home enjoy getting together playing games. Skittles, dominoes, connect 4, and doing jigsaws...

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  • Feb 20th, 2019

    Decorating With Rock And Roll Pictures

    Minster Grange Care Home had some fun decorating their little alcove with Rock and Roll and music pictures from the 1940's and 1950's...

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  • Jan 31st, 2019

    Singing And Dancing Sessions With Jo Sparks

    Minster Grange Care Home enjoy their Singing and Dancing sessions with Jo Sparks. She get them exercising with strange objects like Pompoms, scarfs and paper plates. It makes it great fun...

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  • Jan 30th, 2019

    Residents Showing Their Flexibility With Music And Movement Class

    Minster Grange Care Home have been showing their Flexibility in their Music and Movement class, ran by Chris, they really do enjoy moving...

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  • Jan 29th, 2019

    Matt Gets Residents Jiving

    Minster Grange Care Home always enjoy's Matt coming along and singing for them, it makes them all want to get up and Jive...

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  • Jan 23rd, 2019

    Having Some Fun Playing Games

    Minster Grange Care Home have been having some fun playing games, Tic Tac Toe, Dominoes, Connect 4 and Skittles....

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  • Jan 03rd, 2019

    Best Victoria Sandwich I Have Ever Tasted

    'The cakes at Minster Grange Care Home are always good, but what a lovely job to be asked to try this Victoria sandwich made by Jan. I can confirm that it ...Read the full story here »
  • Dec 31st, 2018

    George From Monkbar Pharmacy Always Makes Us Smile

    George from Monkbar Pharmacy always makes us smile when he visits us at Minster Grange Care Home, he is always cheerful and suits this outfit 100%

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  • Dec 12th, 2018

    Activity Co-ordinators Daughter Betsy Joins The Party

    Minster Grange Care Home has it's first Christmas party today on Ash Gardens. Becky one of our Activity Co-ordinators has brought her daughter Betsy in, and doesn't she look gorgeous?

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  • Dec 04th, 2018

    Painting The Garden Gnome In Arts And Crafts

    Minster Grange Care Home enjoy doing all sorts of arts and crafts, even painting their garden gnome..

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  • Nov 21st, 2018

    Rock And Rolling With Matt Jones

    Minster Grange Care Home rock and rolling when Matt Jones came to sing for us...

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  • Nov 19th, 2018

    Dressed In Pjs And Onesies For Children In Need

    Minster Grange Care Home residents and staff had fun for 'Children in Need' dressed in Pjs and Onesies for the day...

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  • Nov 14th, 2018

    Jo Sparks Tap Dancing Class

    Minster Grange Care Home residents enjoying a sing and dance with Jo Sparks tap dancing class..

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  • Nov 09th, 2018

    Firework Display With Hot Chocolate, Cream And Marshmallows

    Minster Grange Care Home enjoyed their firework display with some hot chocolate, cream and marshmallows...

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  • Nov 08th, 2018

    Dressing Up And Craving Pumpkins

    Minster Grange Care Home had some halloween fun dressing up and craving pumpkins...

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  • Oct 31st, 2018

    Knitting Club Group

    Minster Grange Care Home small knitting club group do enjoy having a knit and chat...

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  • Oct 29th, 2018

    Bar Night Every Thursday At 6pm

    Minster Grange Care Home enjoy getting together for bar night every Thursday at 6pm, to socialise, listen to music and have a glass of wine or two...

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  • Sep 17th, 2018

    Gardening Club And Cooking Clubs

    Minster Grange Care Home gardening club and cooking clubs are always popular...

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  • Sep 17th, 2018

    Music And Movement

    Minster Grange Care Home had some new members last week for their music and movement...

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  • Sep 17th, 2018

    Painting And Decorating

    Minster Grange Care Home busy painting and also a bit of decorating going on too..

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  • Sep 14th, 2018

    Cheerleaders And Picasso

    Residents enjoying being cheerleaders and Picasso at Minster Grange Care Home

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  • Aug 14th, 2018

    Residents Helping The Maintenance Team Repaint The Fence

    Minster Grange Care Home residents John and Ray helping the maintenance team repaint the fence. They did a great job and really enjoyed the painting. And Dorothy enjoys having her cup of tea in ...Read the full story here »

  • Aug 10th, 2018

    Great Time Working On Their Pictures

    Minster Grange Care Home residents have a great time working on their pictures. Sia really enyed concentrating on hers. It’s something most of us enjoy, people with and without dementia. Audrey loved painting ...Read the full story here »

  • Aug 09th, 2018

    Exercise Classes

    Minster Grange Care Home exercise classes is enjoyed by Melvin, Audrey, Joan and Betty... Well done all...

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  • Aug 08th, 2018

    Alice In Wonderland Themed Day

    Although every day is Residents Day we had a special Alice in Wonderland themed day last Friday and made the most of the fine weather...


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  • Aug 07th, 2018

    Resident Sia Being Creative

    Minster Grange Care Home resident Sia being creative, she enjoyed the feel of the fabric and all the different colours...

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  • Jul 30th, 2018

    Working With A PhD Student

    Minster Grange Care Home is working with a PhD student to illustrate a songbook. The first session showed great engagement and turn around of mood...

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  • Jul 26th, 2018

    Mrs Rolph Was delighted With Our Hairdresser Lisa

    Mrs Rolph from Minster Grange Care Home wanted Lisa our hairdresser to give her pink hair and as she said, she wanted 'proper pink'. Mrs Rolph was delighted with the result...

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  • Jul 25th, 2018

    Baking Chocolate Cookies, Apple Tarts And Pizza

    Residents at Minster Grange Care Home had a very productive day with Kerry making chocolate cookies, apple tarts and pizza...

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  • Jun 12th, 2018

    Resident Was Passed The Baton As Part Of The RAF Centenary Year

    One of the Minster Grange Care Home residents was passed the baton as part of the RAF100 celebrations. The baton is being passed between the RAF stations throughout the country in this the Centenary ...Read the full story here »

  • Jun 11th, 2018

    The Rabbits, Ducks And Other Animals Were A Great Hit

    The rabbits, ducks and other animals were a great hit with the residents at Minster Grange Care Home...

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  • Jun 11th, 2018

    RAF Celebrate Their 100th Anniversary

    The Minster Care Home resident going off to help the RAF celebrate their 100th anniversary...

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