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On side for Eastgate Charity Football Event Bulwell

Eastgate Care Ltd held their first ever charity sports event on a very wet Saturday in September at Snapewood Community Centre, Bulwell.

The inter care home Football Tournament had teams from each of the five Eastgate homes were supported by our contractors, Pro Power Nottingham and Bridge Lifts bringing their own five a side teams, with Bridge Lifts taking home the winning trophy. A great day, a huge success and lots of fun had by all.

 

The Sheriff of Nottingham, Councillor Jackie Morris (complete with umbrella) opened the event, and introduced the football teams to all attendees,with organiser Eastgate's Andrew Good - Recreation Manager 

Below the A, B, C of teams;

Alex Ages (Alexandra House, Eastwood) Belle Vue Beauties (Belle Vue Lodge, Mapperley) Shrewsburys Sailors (Canal Vue, Ilkeston)
......we had a wonderful cheerleading team ...& the challenging, pouting, Pink Panthers of Park House (Bulwell)

This special event was organised by Eastgate Care staff to raise funds for Hayward House which is a specialist palliative care unit in the grounds of the City Hospital, Nottingham. This Sports day provided the added benefit of linking Eastgate with the local community and developing good two way relationships. 

In total £760.00 was raised on the Just Giving site and more monies are being collected from the stalls, sponsorship, raffles and donations. 

A big thank you to all participants, staff and visitors who rallied to make this event happen successfully.

.............& finally our winners Bridge Lifts (we think these boys have played before!) ...........

 

Posted on 27 Sep 2016
Fun for Residents - Cheesecake Challenge

Lots of last minute summer fun was enjoyed by our residents in a series of recent events, from Italian Feast to Cheesecake Challenge;

A great menu and fabulous dining setting ensured a pleasurable time for residents and guests at Park House, Bulwell - a chance to imbibe some Italian pleasures!

Nothing like a Cuppa - or is there?

At Belle Vue Lodge, Mapperley.

Youll never eat all that?The Cheesecake Challenge

Oh yes I can.

What a filling day!

A great smile from this resident - could he have been on the cheesecake too?

All happening at Belle Vue for the end of our summer events.

 

Posted on 19 Sep 2016
VJ Day at Alexandra House

Razzle Dazzle singer Susan lifted spirits at Alexandra House for their VJ Day celebrations;

 

Susan, below left, sang a range of the most popular songs; A long way to Tipperary, White Cliffs of Dover, & Land of Hope and glory, being among the favourites.

Residents thoroughly enjoyed this event, singing along and flag waving throughout.

Please note puss is participating too in his own quiet way.....

Everyone joined in, in their own way ........

A little chair dancing doesnt go amiss either, residents love to participate.

'Jessie got a little emotional, Millie danced all through, Nora had hold of the mic and sang in her best voice, there was flag waving and great times had by all' Follow on event this week with a reminiscence talk on World War II

Pictured below; Activities Co-ordinator Debra who arranged this successful event, with one of our residents.

 

 

 

Posted on 06 Sep 2016
Our Eastgate Nurses Day - 8th September - See How our Nurses Work

 

Come along and give it a go;

Bandaging, temperature taking, blood pressure.................. All in a day's work, but you can try it and see what is involved at our Care Homes.

Come in fancy dress or bandage a colleague - this is a nursing fun day to celebrate this special event and all the great work that our nurses do in Care Homes and throughout the community.

 

 

Posted on 06 Sep 2016
'We do Like to be beside the Seaside' - in Aspley!

Melbourne house staged their own seaside day to celebrate the balmy summer of 2016 and below details of the British Legion visit, 'lest we forget' ;

& our forthcoming September activity programe

 

Ladies get involved in hoopla, with some competition and instruction taking place!

Essential for a day at the seaside - 'Fish and Chips'

Pictured below Activities Coordinator Trayce with resident. 

A  warm hug from Pauline, another seaside essential!

Friends and relatives enjoy visiting for a different day at the care home, where they can share the activities and the sunshine with their Melbourne House residents.
Lest we Forget - this important day was marked at Melbourne when the Royal British Legion visited to share this event.

British Legion personnel share their knowledge and relevant props with the residents.

 

Forthcoming September Activities;

VJ Day - All homes today, 2nd September!

6th September - Alexandra House REMINISCINCE DAY

8th September, All homes - NATIONAL NURSES DAY - What nurses do & hands on guide to bandaging/Blood

Pressure/Temperatures etc. Your chance to 'have a go'

10th September - SPORTS & FOOTBALL, Ashton Park, , Bulwell, Nottingham, from 11-5pm 

Posted on 02 Sep 2016

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