Entries by Alex

Harbour Residential celebrates links with the local community

Residents and staff at Harbour Residential flung open their doors and pulled out the stops to organise a party for National Care Home Open Day recently (Friday 28 June 2019). Staff put together a full and fun itinerary for residents, relatives and guests alike. The entertainment for all ages included live piano, face painting and […]

Fun in the sun at Lornebank

We want to say a big thank you to everyone who attended, supported or otherwise helped make a success of our recent party for National Care Home Open Day. For those of you who missed it, the team pulled out the stops for a mid-summer beach-themed party which was open to all members of the […]

Commemoration and Celebration

Earlier this month, we held a tea party in our cafe area in commemoration of VE Day. The residents were presented with a vast spread of food and drink, whilst Jim Robertson performed wartime favourites and, as always, we could not resist joining in! We were also absolutely delighted to hold Lornebank’s Got Talent a […]

We’re opening our doors to the local community this Friday!

Just a few days to go until National Care Home Open Day! We cannot wait to open our doors to the local community on Friday 28th June and showcase our warm and friendly home to all attendees. The schedule of fun-filled activities for the art-themed day will include a doodle competition with a fantastic prize […]

We’re opening our doors to the local community this Friday

Just a few days to go until National Care Home Open Day! We cannot wait to open our doors to the local community on Friday 28th June and showcase our warm and friendly home to all attendees. The schedule of activities for the fun-filled beach-themed day will include a BBQ, a cake stall, refreshments, a […]

Music fills the air at Pitkerro

What a week we’ve had recently! First, Music in Hospitals kindly paid our residents a visit. Harry MacFadyen entertained us by playing both the mandolin and guitar, in addition to singing a variety of songs that our residents were delighted to sing and dance to themselves! It was a great evening had by all. Then […]

A busy month at Lornebank

Our residents have certainly been busy over the past few weeks! – Much loved Jim Robertson came to perform for us once again. He always manages to get everyone to join in and sing their favourite songs. – We threw a leaving party for our wonderful carer Karen Mackenzie. She has worked at Lornebank Care […]

Many happy returns at Harbour Residential

On Tuesday afternoon, we surprised Pat Byles with a spectacular cake in honour of her 86th birthday. Pat is the wife of resident John Byles, who visits her husband of 67 years 3-4 times a week. We wanted to ensure that Pat was able to celebrate her day surrounded by familiar faces and spend quality […]