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Strictly Come Dancing star opens Hallmark home

Strictly Come Dancing star opens Hallmark home

Strictly Come Dancing star Ian Waite officially opened a £13m Hallmark care home in Girton, Cambridge.

Carer allegedly told dementia resident she had eaten her imaginary budgie, court told

A carer on trial for the ill-treatment of residents allegedly told a woman living with dementia that she had eaten her imaginary budgie, a court has heard.

Care home nurse struck off for misconduct

A care home nurse has been struck from the register after showing “blatant disregard” for the conditions of her practice.

Barchester Healthcare service told to improve by CQC

The Mount & Severn View, a 58-bed nursing home run by Barchester Healthcare, has been rated Requires Improvement by the CQC.

Damning verdict issued on ‘smelly’ care home

A damning verdict has been issued on a Merseyside care home where inspectors found “offensive” odours in some people’s bedrooms.

Outstanding rated service named GSF Care Home of the Year

An Outstanding rated South London nursing home has been named Care Home of the Year by the National Gold Standards Framework Centre for End of Life Care (GSF).

Belfast care home cleared following allegations

The Northern Ireland care home regulator has cleared a Belfast care home after allegations were brought to its attention.

Belfast care home rapped by regulator for falling below minimum standards

Runwood Homes’ Clifton House in Belfast has been criticised by the regulator for failing to meet the minimum standards expected of a care service.

Care home boss hits back after being shut down by CQC

A care home chief has accused the CQC of spreading “misinformation and unsubstantiated accusations” after its registration was cancelled.

‘Recruitment crisis’ threatens Plymouth care home

A Plymouth nursing home is facing closure as a result of a “recruitment crisis”.