Monthly Archives: June 2015



Upton Grange, the youngest of the three HoiPhone Import 20th June 267mes that make up The Cheshire Residential Homes Trust, proudly celebrated its 50th Anniversary on 18 June.  Residents and guests were treated to a lovely Champagne Cream Tea with musical accompaniment.

Mrs Jenny Marsh, Chairman of the Home’s Committee, welcomed everyone and Chairman Mrs Jenny Marsh welcoming guests spoke of its history. “This beautiful Regency house, Upton Grange, first opened its door to residents in 1965 after it was bought for the princely sum of £9,250.”  Mrs Marsh continued, “A series of small but profitable fund-raising events were held which raised money for furnishings  and the Home was originally equipped by gifts from individuals, local committees and incoming residents.  Through the years it has continued to receive  gifts of furnishings from residents and their relatives.”

On the day, new residents and those for whom Upton Grange has been home for many years, appreciated the opportunity to praise the care they receive, the homely iPhone Import 20th June 269atmosphere and the dedication of the care and catering staff.  Amongst those celebrating were the President of the Trust, Sir William Bromley-Davenport and Cheshire East Council’s Mayor,
Cllr Hilda Gaddum.

Mrs Nancy Chenevix-Trench, who has resided at Upton Grange the longest, joined Mrs Marsh, Mrs Julia Jackson and Manager Mrs Jacqui Ross in cutting the 50th Anniversary cake which was then served to all the guests and which everyone enjoyed with their tea including the ladies of the funCutting the 50th Anniversary cakedraising committee below.  A lovely afternoon was had by all and very many congratulations go to all those lucky enough to be connected with Upton Grange.The fundraising ladies enjoying their cream teas

Here’s to the next 50 years!






Published Date: 23rd June 2015
Category: News, Upton Grange



Happy 100th Birthday Mrs Cottle

P1000008 (1)A lovely lady, Mrs Ruth Cottle, celebrated a very special day at Sandiway Manor.  As it was her 100th birthday, a small party was arranged during which she proudly showed off her birthday card from The Queen.  A member of staff always promised to make her a special birthday cake and knowing how much Mrs Cottle loves the garden, decideP1000015 (1)d to use that theme.

Mrs Cottle is pictured here with one of her sons during her birthday party. And P1000010 (1)this is her wonderful birthday cake, complete with tiny flowers vegetables.


Published Date: 12th June 2015
Category: News, Sandiway Manor



Music and Maracas

20150618_150043 (1)This delightful lady from the Northwich Rotary Club entertained the residents of Sandiway Manor with songs from the past which were very familiar to her audience judging by their smiles and enthusiasm in singing along.  Maracas were shaken in time with the beat and some residents even sang solo when handed the microphone.  Sherry and biscuits added to the fun and everyone had a really enjoyable time.


Published Date: 6th June 2015
Category: News, Sandiway Manor