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Stepping out into the light

1st April 2021

It certainly feels like it has been a long winter – overshadowed, of course, by the restrictions placed on us all by the national coronavirus lockdown. But behind the scenes, here at…

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Red Nose Day Fun!

22nd March 2021

This year’s event aimed to harness the power of laughter to get us through tough times which is just of course, IS what everyone needs right now in hopefully, the final stages…

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Sharing some good news: Coronavirus update

22nd January 2021

Well, what a year it has been since that first lockdown of March 2020. The country has been gripped in fear, taken prisoner by an invisible enemy. But, at last − at…

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The Old Rectory Virtual Tour

6th October 2020

Please see below our virtual tour of The Old Rectory. Due to current COVID restrictions, this enables you to experience a tour of our nursing home in the comfort of your own…

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Behind the scenes: An ongoing series of glimpses into everyday life at The Clavadel

16th August 2020

Profile of Helen Collier, Physiotherapy Clinical Lead In the second in our series of ‘behind the scenes’ interviews, we spoke to Helen Collier – clinical lead of our physiotherapy department. Helen −…

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Pride in professionalism: A message of thanks

19th June 2020

Dear All, As I am sure we can all agree, these past months have been extraordinary times to be living through. People the world over have, by necessity, become accustomed to adopting…

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The Spirit of the Age

12th May 2020

At 11am on Friday 8th of May 2020 Britain fell silent in recognition of the 75th anniversary of VE Day 1945 – the day Germany made its unconditional surrender to the Allies…

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The Clavadel

Virtual Tour of The Clavadel

13th April 2020

Please see below our virtual tour of The Clavadel. Due to current COVID restrictions, this enables you to experience a tour of our post operative rehabilitation facility in the comfort of your…

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2020, THE YEAR OF THE RAT HAPPY (CHINESE NEW YEAR) Xīnnián kuàilè 新年快樂

7th February 2020

New Year is the most important occasion in the Chinese calendar and one we decided was well worth celebrating. Each year is named after one of the twelve signs in the Chinese…

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Music project hits the right note!

1st December 2019

Music touches all our lives; spanning the generations, it can bring joy to all ages – building a bridge that spans the generations whilst leaving its mark along the way. At The…

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A week ‘on board’ The Orient Express

4th November 2019

Each year, our residents enjoy a week of themed activities. This year, rather than taking to the water for a ‘cruise’, as we have done previously, we all ‘hopped on board The…

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Feathered Friends

24th September 2019

The majestic display made by birds of prey – swooping and diving in pursuit of their quarry – is a truly arresting sight to behold, yet it’s one rarely seen outside of…

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Feathered Friends

24th September 2019

The majestic display made by birds of prey – swooping and diving in pursuit of their quarry – is a truly arresting sight to behold, yet it’s one rarely seen outside of…

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Thirty years of happy memories

19th September 2019

It seems had to believe, but on September 9, The Old Rectory celebrated its pearl anniversary; yes, 30 years of serving the good people of Surrey with exemplary healthcare in our own…

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Dining Out

25th July 2019

When it’s a fine summer’s day in England and you’re feeling relaxed, what could be better than to set up the barbecue and invite good company round to share your happiness? Well,…

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Animal Magic

11th July 2019

There are few amongst us who on seeing a kitten haven’t wanted to scoop it up and cuddle it. The therapeutic benefits of interacting with our furry (and feathered) friends is well…

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