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BREAKING NEWS: Four Seasons to begin search for new buyer, report 

BREAKING NEWS: Four Seasons to begin search for new buyer, report 

Four Seasons Health Care is expected to being its search for a new buyer today, according to a press report.

Maria Mallaband care home rated ‘inadequate’ by CQC

Maria Mallaband’s River View Care Centre in Reading has been rated ‘inadequate’ by the CQC.

UK care home industry facing ‘unprecedented crisis,” says Knight Frank

The UK care home industry is facing an “unprecedented crisis” amidst rising demand from the ageing demographic, according to leading global property adviser Knight Frank.

Tax on over 40s could raise £15bn for social care, report

A new tax on the over 40s which is expected to be included in the Government’s Social Care Green Paper, could raise £15bn a year.

BREAKING NEWS: CMA threatens legal action against Care UK over upfront fees

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has told Care UK that it must refund over 1,600 residents who were charged as much as £3,000 in upfront fees or face legal action.

Government announces Mental Health Act reform

The Government has announced new legislation to reform mental health care following the publication of an independent review.

CoolCare team announces management buy-in deal

LNT Software Ltd Directors Fiona Hale and Leigh Ellis have announced that they have successfully led a management buy-in.

Care home training supplier named Welsh Exporter of the Year

Leading manufacturer of training manikins for the care home sector, Ruth Lee, has been named Welsh Exporter of the Year.

OPINION: R&RA CEO, Judy Downey, calls for pause in Mental Capacity Act Bill

Judy Downey, Chair and CEO of The Relatives & Residents Association, tells CHP worrying elements remain in the Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill, despite some of the sector’s concerns being taken on board

MANAGER OF THE MONTH: Katherine Matthews, Perry Manor Care Home, Care UK

Katherine Matthews of Care UK’s ‘outstanding’ rated Perry Manor shares her recipe for success