Residents and staff at St Faith's were intrigued by a fascinating demonstration given by our Dementia Specialist Tina! Sharing her hobby, she showed how she creates magical pictures just with a selection of wax and an iron. It was a real talking point! ...

Aussie animals are the stars at Royal Court for their 'Australia day'. Residents and staff alike have quite an experience with the visiting lizards, toads, snakes (and thankfully some softer, fluffier animals like rabbits!). We definitely do things differently at Lilian Faithfull!...

Hand-crafted musical bowls filled Resthaven with delicate music led by 'Zamboanga'.  The bowl played by the residents is particularly treasured at Resthaven as it was commissioned by a former resident.  He had so appreciated hearing and seeing one he wanted to make sure others would...

Our Physiotherapy duo, James Mitchell and Lucy Martin, invite you come to one of their events this month providing information on keeping fit and healthy in older age, achievable exercise programmes and falls prevention advice. James and Lucy will be hosting coffee and informal chats...

Age 18, Mr Wood (on far left) served in the RAF in Egypt for his national service and enjoyed it so much he stayed an extra year.  Pictured here with friends from Dursley. In his 40s Mr Wood converted a derelict mill into a beautiful 20...

Age 23, training to be a midwife in London.  Mrs Ganniclifft knew from the age of eight that she wanted to be a nurse and, in addition to midwifery, she also completed general and ophthalmic nurses training. Age 28, working as a nurse in Kampala, Uganda...

There are few people who gain two Doctorates, especially when one is in Fine Art and the other in Science; Dr Cowan is a true polymath and original thinker. Age 41, on his wedding day - he was finishing his doctorate on the eve of their...

Our catering team has, for the second year running, gained the huge accolade of being selected as a Finalist for the national Care Home Awards in the category of 'Best for Nutrition, Food & Dining experience'.  Suzanne Booker, Director of Care congratulated the team commenting...

When you move into a care home it doesn't mean you have to give up enjoying a holiday!  Faithfull House residents' and staff enjoyed perfect weather on the English Riviera!  Highlights included a boat trip and train ride with plenty of opportunity to relax and...

Age 22, a Cheltonian born and bred, Mr Oakey joined the RAF for his national service and stayed 22 years! Age 30, the RAF flew Mr Oakey into Thailand to play in front of large crowds at the national stadium (playing left-half).  A natural sportsman, he...