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Adept Care Homes celebrates Pinders nomination

Adept Care Homes celebrates Pinders nomination

Staff and residents at Adept Care Homes are celebrating after being shortlisted for the 2018 national Pinders Healthcare Design Awards.
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Bupa to open care home on former Pebble Mill site

A £12m Bupa care home will open on the site of the former Pebble Mill studios in Birmingham in February.
Photo left to right (attached) are Mike Parsons, Marco Ouwehand and Mel Knight.

Barchester founder and Castleoak team up with Dutch care provider

Barchester founder Mike Parsons, Dutch operator Martha Flora NL and Castleoak have teamed up to create new specialist boutique dementia care provider, Martha Flora UK.
From left: Andrew Asker (Site Manager, LNT Care Developments), Sarah Gibbs (Service & Relationship Manager for Layston Grove), Chris Babington (Founding partner at Oakdale Care Group), Mayor of Buntingford Councillor John Noades, Andrew Long (Founding partner at Oakdale Care Group), Mayor Consort Janet Noades, Craig Ambler, (Clydesdale Bank), Carl Carrington (Assistant Site Manager LNT Care Developments)

Oakdale marks care home construction milestone

A ‘topping out’ ceremony has been held to mark a milestone in the construction of Oakdale Care Group’s Layston Grove care home in Buntingford, Hertfordshire.
Michael Anderson, Project Manager, Hammerson House redevelopment, Nightingale Hammerson President Harvey Rosenblatt, Nightingale Hammerson Chairman Melvin Lawson

Nightingale Hammerson begins £36m redevelopment project

Work has begun on the £36m redevelopment of Nightingale Hammerson’s Hammerson House in North London.
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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.