COVID-19 supportline 0333 005 8735  |  
covid19support@fremantletrust.org

News and events

Fremantle in Bloom 2024: Inspiring care home residents through gardening to enhance wellbeing and community spirit

At Fremantle Trust, our gardens are more than just spaces – they are a vibrant expression of our community spirit and dedication to wellbeing. Each February, the anticipation begins as residents eagerly gather to plan their entries for the Fremantle in Bloom competition. What follows is a...

A day in the life of Fremantle Trust resident Alan

Meet Alan, a resident whose life story and passion for bingo have found a new home at Chesham Leys nursing home. Alan’s journey began in Rhyl, North Wales, in the early 70s. In his 20s, he started calling bingo at Scott’s amusement arcade where he worked for eight years. Alan loved...

Care Home Open Week at the Fremantle Trust

We are excited to announce that we’re taking part in Care Home Open Week, 2024! We’re opening our doors to welcome everyone—old friends and new—and to place ourselves at the heart of our community. Care Home Open Week runs from June 24th to 30th. During this time, we have some great activities...

Loneliness awareness: Ways to support elderly people

Loneliness Awareness Week is a special time for us to support the members of our community who may feel isolated. It’s a reminder of the often-overlooked concern of loneliness that affects many individuals, including the elderly. Understanding loneliness in the elderly Many older adults experience...

A friendly showdown: The Heights High Wycombe hosts Bucks Masonic Bowling Association for carpet bowls clash

The atmosphere at The Heights Care Home was exciting as residents and members of the Bucks Masonic Bowling Association gathered for a friendly game of carpet bowls. The game was a mix of friendly competition and heartfelt camaraderie. The members of the association who are used to playing on lawn...
A resident gardening at Sir Aubrey Ward Marlow

Summer is looming, and the gardens are blooming at Sir Aubrey Ward Marlow

On Saturday, May 11 the residents at Sir Aubrey Ward Marlow were joined by family members for a Family Garden renovation project. The project was in preparation for ‘ Fremantle in Bloom ’, our annual gardening competition for enthusiastic gardeners from all Fremantle Trust homes. Eager to make a...

Shibashi comes to Icknield Court

Residents at Icknield Court recently enjoyed a soothing session of Shibashi – Taichi Qigong Shibashi – led by Sue Stuart, the Director of Memory Partners, alongside her enthusiastic team of five students on April 3rd. Shibashi, translating to 18 fluid movements, incorporates gentle stretches and...

Aylesbury Mayor celebrates 10year anniversary with residents and staff of Fremantle Court Care Home

In 2014, Fremantle Court Care Home on Risborough Road, Aylesbury opened its doors to elderly residents requiring care in a friendly and safe community. Many of the skilled staff, volunteers, residents and family celebrated 10 happy years at Fremantle Court on Wednesday 27th March 2024. Guest of...

Bake Sale Fundraiser for Age Uk at Lent Rise House | The Fremantle Trust

Age UK is a leading charity dedicated to supporting older adults across the UK, providing essential services and resources to help them lead fulfilling lives - something we are deeply passionate about at The Fremantle Trust. To show our support of this great charity, both our staff and residents...

Dawn’s 100th Birthday at Sir Aubrey Ward House

At Sir Aubrey Ward House, we recently had the pleasure of celebrating a remarkable milestone in Dawn’s life—her centennial birthday. The whole occasion, from start to finish, was filled with pure joy and laughter as everyone came together to reminisce on cherished memories of her life. Dawn...

Pages