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James Parkhurst, Abbeyfield Head of Development

Care Show: Innovative home provides template for future dementia care

Care Show: Innovative home provides template for future dementia care

Head of Development James Parkhurst provided an update on Abbeyfield’s revolutionary Winnersh dementia care home at Care Show yesterday.

Aura Care Living aims to redefine luxury care

The first in a new generation of luxury care homes has been opened by Aura Care Living in Camberley, Surrey.
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EXCLUSIVE: One Housing takes care to new heights

One Housing is taking in-house care to new heights at its newly opened Bankhouse affordable retirement development in Vauxhall, South London.

Milton Keynes home celebrates Enigma code breakers

A new 66-bed Country Court Care Home in Milton Keynes celebrates the Engima code breakers who played a vital role during the Second World War.
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Retirement Village focuses on fire safety following Grenfell tragedy

Extra fire safety measures have been introduced at a Castle Retirement Living retirement village in the wake of the Grenfell tragedy.
Mayor of Stamford Cllr Tony Story with Country Court Care Managing Director, Alykhan Kachra (left)

Country Court Care opens £2.9m home

Country Court Care has continued its expansion with the launch of a 30-bed, luxury home in Tallington, Lincolnshire.

Clear window row gets residents all steamed up

Bradford residents are up in arms over a last minute request by Abbeyfield Society to remove obscuring film from windows of a £10m care home due to open next month.
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HRH The Princess Royal opens £6.7m care centre

HRH The Princess Royal has opened a £6.4m care centre provided by The Orders of St John Care Trust’s (OSJCT) in Cirencester, Gloucestershire.
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Colchester’s ‘most luxurious care home’ reopens

The Oaks Care Home, billed as Colchester’s “most luxurious care home” has reopened following a £1.2m refurbishment.
From left - Manager Katrina Bell, Senior Healthcare Assistant Emma Warren, Unit Manager RMN Paul Skaif and Nurse Raluca Mortaga by the newly painted mural at Sherford Manor.

Taunton care home gets £319k upgrade

Care home operator Healthcare Management Solutions is investing £319,000 in its Sherford Manor service in Taunton.