Gulls fly with memories on their wings at National Museum

As part of Culture Coventry’s community outreach, artists WeAreFrilly recently held workshops at Willows Care Home, Coventry. Now, a thought-provoking project has been realised thanks to the Heritage Lottery Fund. The residents produced artwork about holidays from days gone by. Inspired by the residents’ and their memories, WeAreFrilly created an art instillation […]

Dora Banfield celebrating her 104th Birthday

Celebrating Dora’s 104th birthday!

Dora Banfield celebrated her 104th birthday this weekend amongst friends, family and employees at Brunelcare’s Deerhurst care home. Dora recently moved to Deerhurst care home in Soundwell, Bristol, from Taunton, to be closer to family. Dora was born in Kent in 1914 and was brought up on a farm. She has […]

Pet therapy for Parkview residents.

In August 2017 Parkview care home in Bexleyheath, was visited by Nightingale dogs, a company that specialise in therapeutic dog activities for people living with dementia. When the dogs arrived in the home there was an instant positive reaction from residents who automatically engaged with the dogs which in turn […]