On a very sunny Monday 7th. June we enjoyed an active ball bounce and word search based around suffixes.

Diane plays the game!


We also enjoyed Peter playing the piano for us for an impromptu sing-a-long.


During the afternoon we enjoyed a word wheel quiz, and then went outside to our beautiful courtyard garden in the lovely sunshine to relax and for some garden walks.

Peter ‘Tickles the ivories’ for us!

We also celebrated our lovely Pat’s Birthday!

What a lovely smile from our Birthday girl Pat!



Tea, cakes and sunshine in our lovely garden with Kath T, Diane, Pat and Tess.

Beryl goes for a walk with Sylvia.

Len, Beryl and Sylvia enjoying the sunny lawns of Woodlands.

Diane enjoys a visit in the garden with her daughter-in-law Carol.

Len tries to go for a walk every day,

and Angela loves a sunny afternoon in the garden.


On Tuesday 8th. June we enjoyed skittles followed by a few rounds of Woodlands Hangman. During the afternoon we enjoyed Film Club.

On Wednesday 9th. June we went outside (before it was too hot!) for our chair-based exercises and ‘Old Proverbs’ quiz.

Beatrice, Kath T, Pat, Diane, Len, Kath M. and Tess enjoyed the exercises in the fresh air and sunshine.


‘Old proverbs’ Quiz – Quote for the Day!


During the afternoon it was too hot to sit outside safely, so we stayed in for the Giant Crossword and kept well hydrated with cold drinks and fans!


On Thursday 10th. June we started the day energetically with our weekly physiotherapy session.

Leg exercises with Rebecca during physiotherapy class.

Beatrice and Tess concentrating hard!


Then it was time to arrange the fresh flowers delivered that morning.

Beatrice and Kath T. perfect their vases.



Didn’t they do well?….7 vases completed!

Muriel had her hair done and looked lovely!

During the afternoon we enjoyed the garden and reminisced about the weather including a discussion about well-known weather phrases, very hot Summers and cold winters experienced in  our lifetime, weather anagrams, a weather ‘What Am I?’  quiz and word search.

Garden word search and weather reminiscence.

Arthur won the ‘Weather What Am I?’ quiz.


On Friday 11th. June it was ‘World Gin Day’ We started the morning with our chair-based exercises followed by a quiz all about Gin!

Jean touches her toes and Beryl does the swimming arms exercise!

Tess laughing as she exercises with Jay Jay’s encouragement.

Gin quiz.

During the afternoon we enjoyed a Royal reminiscence, family tree discussion and quiz ahead of the ‘Trooping of the Colour’ ceremony which takes place tomorrow. As it was World Gin Day we also toasted the

Queen’s Birthday by enjoying a few G and T’s, plus other drinks as preferred.


Muriel enjoyed see the Royal wedding pictures!



Eileen who demonstrated a good knowledge of the Royal family during the quiz and Pat toasting the Queen with a peach flavoured G and T!

Cheers Mary and Beatrice!



On Saturday 12th. June we sat down to watch The Trooping of the Colour in honour of the Queens’ 95th. Birthday. As we watched we enjoyed prosecco and scones with cream and fresh strawberries!


Watching the Trooping of the Colour.

Trooping of the Colour treat -fresh strawberry and cream scones plus prosecco!


During the afternoon we enjoyed a piano sing-a-long with Louis.

Daphne and Mary sing-a-long!


On Sunday 13th. June we enjoyed a social with the carers with soft music and then during the afternoon some of us enjoyed the very lovely weather and relaxed in the garden.