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16 Sep 2022
A Shropshire care home resident has become one of the last people in the UK to receive a 100th birthday card from the Queen. Mollie Blake celebrated her landmark birthday at Greenfields Care Home in Whitchurch on Monday, 12 September. She was humbled and saddened in equal measure to open her card from Queen Elizabeth II which had been delivered just days before her passing. The tradition of...
21 Sep 2020
Shrewsbury based care provider, Morris Care, is holding its very first virtual launch event as it unveils Radbrook Garden Suite, an exclusive new wing of the renowned Radbrook Nursing Home in Shrewsbury. On Thursday 24th September at 2pm, viewers can tune in via the Morris Care website at morriscare.co.uk/garden-suite for a live broadcast from the new Garden Suite revealing its five star...
05 Jun 2020
When it comes to celebrating heroes during this pandemic, we at Morris Care felt it was high time that our wonderful Home Managers saw the lime light too and have been celebrating their relentless commitment to delivering the highest standards within our Homes. It is these Managers who take the full Home responsibility 24:7 and what makes them stand out is their passion to deliver on our promise...
30 Aug 2019
Shropshire’s largest care home has been praised as being “safe, caring, and responsive to people’s needs” with staff described as “brilliant” in a new independent report. Montgomery House, on Sundorne Road, Shrewsbury, was rated as “Good” by the Care Quality Commission following an inspection visit. This latest ranking puts the home alongside the other 13 care services operated by Coverage Care...
Briarfields
23 Jan 2019
A Shrewsbury care home has received another glowing endorsement from care watchdogs following an unannounced inspection. Briarfields, a 42-bed care home in Raby Crescent run by Coverage Care, retained its ‘good’ rating from the Care Quality Commission (CQC), which is the same as it received at its last review in 2016. Two inspectors, an assistant inspector and expert by experience visited the...
11 Jan 2019
Shropshire's largest independent care provider has announced the retirement of its long-standing chief executive and the name of his successor. David Coull has been at the helm of Coverage Care Services for the last 15 years, in which time the company has constructed five modern, purpose-built care homes in the county as part of its 14-strong portfolio of sites. He will step down to begin his...
03 Dec 2018
A memorial to commemorate Territorial Army soldiers from Shrewsbury who gave their lives in World War One has been unveiled by staff and residents at a care home. The wooden cross and plaque, which will serve as a permanent reminder of the TA soldiers who died fighting in the Great War, was revealed at Montgomery House – the former site of the town’s TA Centre – on November 30 during a special...
23 May 2018
A leading care provider is to mark Dementia Action Week (21-27 May) by rolling out an awareness campaign in its six nursing homes to encourage more people to become Dementia Friends. Morris Care, which has six nursing homes in Shropshire and Cheshire, will engage all new members of staff in the Alzheimer’s Society initiative, Dementia Friends, as part of their induction. From carers to...
Radfield Home Care National Office Team
17 May 2018
Radfield Home Care has won the award for being one of the Top 20 home care groups in the UK. The top 20 home care providers in the UK received an award from the leading home care reviews site www.homecare.co.uk. The award was based on the home care group’s reviews from the people they care for, plus their friends and relatives.  Amanda Hopkins, reviews manager of homecare.co.uk commented, “Home...
27 Apr 2018
Favourite foods and fabulous tunes from the 1950s brought the memories flooding back at a special party at Morris Care's Corbrook Park nursing home on the Shropshire, Cheshire border. Residents turned the clock back to enjoy a nostalgic rock and roll themed musical afternoon at the home in Audlem. Singer Sheena Beckett and musician Allan Beckett from Bond Entertainment got the party started and...
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