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News and stories from Abbeyfield. Discover the latest on age and ageing – from what's hitting the headlines, to stories from our homes and residents.

Peter walks every day for Christian Aid Week

Peter walks every day for Christian Aid Week

Aged 90, Peter, was still determined to spend his time helping others as he pledges to walk 32km to raise money for Christian Aid Week 2020.

22/05/2020
Rowan's recipe for soap and success

Rowan's recipe for soap and success

Meet Rowan, one of our dedicated volunteers at Wellington, Somerset. Rowan has been making and selling soap, between his school work, for NHS Charities and Abbeyfield and has raised £68 so far.

14/05/2020
Abbeyfield celebrates VE Day 75th anniversary

Abbeyfield celebrates VE Day 75th anniversary

Residents and staff came together to commemorate and celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE Day, adorning their houses and homes in red, white and blue.

13/05/2020
Climate change pledges and cake at Abbeyfield Brecon

Climate change pledges and cake at Abbeyfield Brecon

Greenhouse gases, water saving, growing your own vegetables and renewable energy were on the conversation menu along with a celebration cake at Abbeyfield House in Brecon.

11/05/2020
Tamar House rated ‘Outstanding’ in caring by CQC

Tamar House rated ‘Outstanding’ in caring by CQC

After a unannounced inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), Tamar House was rated ‘Good’ overall and ‘Outstanding’ in caring.

30/04/2020
Abbeyfield shows you the way to Amarillo

Abbeyfield shows you the way to Amarillo

Our residents, staff, and volunteers got together to show their support for the NHS, Children in Need and Comic relief. Watch them in Peter Kaye's Amarillo remake!

29/04/2020
Thank you, Aled

Thank you, Aled

We want to share this lovely message from our ambassador, Aled Jones to all our Abbeyfield homes. We're wishing everyone well and hoping this message will bring a smile to your faces. Thank you, Aled!

23/04/2020
Thank you from us to you

Thank you from us to you

Thank you from us to you. Over the past few weeks residents across Abbeyfield have received wonderful letters from their local community wishing them well. They have brought such joy to our homes that we wanted to say thank you.

14/04/2020
Abbeyfield chase the rainbow

Abbeyfield chase the rainbow

Across the country, residents of Abbeyfield are putting rainbows in their windows to support our front line workers and the NHS.

09/04/2020

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