Church Stretton

16 Aug 2018
Morris Care’s Stretton Hall in Church Stretton, Shropshire, held a ‘Platinum Party’ for a special couple on their 70th wedding anniversary.   Neville Mansfield, aged 92, and wife Joyce, aged 91, were joined by their friends, family and fellow residents to commemorate an incredible 70 years together as a happily married couple. Residents were cordially invited to attend the celebrations where...
02 Aug 2018
Experienced nurses Rhea Paller and Joanne Hicks have stepped into new roles as Registered Home Managers for leading Shropshire care provider, Morris Care. Rhea Paller has reached a new height in her career following promotion to Home Manager at Stretton Hall Nursing Home, Church Stretton. Set in the heart of the village of All Stretton in the midst of the Shropshire Hills, the 50-bed residential...
20 Mar 2018
A ‘Good Old Days’ themed musical afternoon had residents singing along at Morris Care’s Stretton Hall in All Stretton. Rockspring Community Choir from Ludlow delighted an appreciative audience with a selection of popular show tunes as part of the afternoon of entertainment. Residents entered into the spirit of the occasion by wearing period hats and joining in with the singing. Popcorn cupcakes...
27 Oct 2015
Mayfair Community Centre in Church Stretton are holding their annual Festive Frost Fair on Saturday November 21st and have decided to also run a ‘bake off’ that day too, to celebrate the WI’s 100th birthday this year. Participants are asked to bake a whole sponge cake, a whole sponge cake decorated or a traybake. There is also a specific category for the under 16’s, which is 4 x cupcakes.  The...
24 Jun 2015
Mayfair is pleased to announce a wonderful selection of craft and IT courses running throughout the rest of the year. Including the return of Karen van Hoff, who will be teaching jewellery making and also Katy Alston who will be teaching a few 'book art' courses. Places are limited, so we would suggest booking early! We will also be running a beginners sewing machine course over 3 Saturdays which...
01 Jun 2015
Mayfair Community Centre in Church Stretton is celebrating a rather special week, this week, as its national Volunteers Week. National Volunteers week celebrates all the hours given, for free, by the masses of volunteers that help out so many varied organisations on a regular or irregular basis throughout the UK. With over 320 active volunteers, Mayfair Community Centre has volunteers working in...
26 May 2015
Over 1,000 people a week make use of services or join in activities at Mayfair, a Community and Healthy Living Centre in Church Stretton, in rural south Shropshire. We are run by the community for the community and with the support of over 300 registered volunteers we provide a wide range of services, support and activities for local people. Our kitchen feeds the Centre and our wider community....
18 Mar 2015
April 15th An illustrated talk by Anne Muir.  7 for 7.30pm Despite the concerns of friends and family and against Foreign and Commonwealth Office advice, Anne Muir and Najma Khan set about planning a trip to Iran.  This amazing country has a cultural and historical legacy dating back millennia. “As we travelled around we were captivated not only by its architecture and gardens but also by the...
18 Mar 2015
Ed Mosely is running a 4 week taster course for complete beginners starting on Wednesday April 8th from 6-7pm at Mayfair.  The cost is £8 per session and includes the loan of an accordion for the duration of the course.  Advanced booking is required at Mayfair. 5 places available. Please telephone 01694 722077 for more information or to book. 
16 Feb 2015
Mayfair’s café is located in the very heart of the centre and offers breakfasts, light bites and lunches. Our ethos is to provide freshly cooked food at a reasonable price and locally sourced, where possible.  All of our meat comes from Houghs butchers in Church Stretton and our milk comes from Mawley Milk in Cleobury Mortimer. The kitchen not only provides meals for our café and daycare clients...
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