Colten Care's "New Forest Cluster" of care homes have been busy sowing the seeds for a bumper Children in Need fundraising campaign this November.
In 2017, three of the Colten Care homes in the New Forest grouped together for a variety of events to raise money for Children in Need. Belmore Lodge, Court Lodge and Linden House Care Homes in Lymington organised a ball hosted by Alexis Green at the local sailing club Lymington Town Sailing Club,…
Lymington & Pennington did 'blooming' well this summer by achieving the following coveted awards in the 'South and South East in Bloom' awards:
Pennington Common - Silver Gilt Award
Woodside Gardens - Silver Gilt Award
Lymington Town - Silver Gilt Award
St Thomas Churchyard - Silver Gilt Award
'South & South East in Bloom' is part of the 'Britain in Bloom' campaign where boroughs, communities, residents and businesses can work together to improve their environment.
The campaign aims to…
The Great British Market Awards 2019 have been launched!
This is a fantastic opportunity for us all to put Lymington Charter Market on the national stage. We are all proud of our local market and the impact it makes to the town, tourism and local community life. Your entries will help spread the word about this market locally and nationally.
Lymington Charter Market needs your vote. The closing date is 30th November 2018 at 11.59pm…
The kettles went on and the freshly baked cakes were served as Colten Care residents in the New Forest supported the Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 28 September 2018.
They were joined by relatives, friends, staff and community contacts, all doing their bit for the annual fundraiser in aid of people affected by cancer.
All six Colten Care homes in the Forest, plus 14 others in Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltshire and Sussex, took part, adding a Willy…
Even though it still feels summery, Christmas is not far off.
And if you're considering cash gifts for the children or grandchildren this Christmas, you might find this subject of interest. But whatever the time of year, it's always a good time to be reviewing and planning ahead where your largest assets are concerned.
The next in our new "Life Matters" monthly series on those niggling legal matters, a nudge…
If you are looking for an exciting new activity for your pre-schooler then look no further! New Forest Academy of Dance offer classes in ballet and music and drama for 2-4 year olds in Lymington and Pennington.
The nursery ballet classes provide an exciting introduction to the world of ballet, working on key skills, co-ordination, balance and performance.
In this class students will explore dance through stories, music and use of props. Ballet can help your child to…
A new exhibition at Beaulieu's National Motor Museum will tell the story of Chitty as the star of the fantasmagorical family adventure and feature an original screen Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and the Humber 8hp driven by Truly Scrumptious in the much-loved musical film.
Coggins’ Garage will be recreated in the museum to house the amazingly inventive machines of Rowland Emett seen in the film, including the Humbug Major Sweet Machine, Clockwork Lullabye, Little Dragon Carpet Sweeper and Hot
The nation’s appetite for a meat-free diet is growing, with celebrities like Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth, Ellie Goulding and David Haye among those embracing veganism. A survey by comparethemarket.com earlier this year revealed seven per cent of British people now eat a plant-based diet, with more than 3.5 million identifying as vegan.
World Vegan Day is held on 1 November each year to mark the beginning of World Vegan Month, and vegans looking to…
Professional chefs at a south coast care home provider have begun receiving added training at one of the UK’s top hotels so they can continue to delight their residents.
Under a new partnership, 12 Colten Care chefs enjoyed a day of bespoke sessions in The Kitchen cookery school at the New Forest’s five-star Chewton Glen Hotel & Spa.
The hands-on training was led by award-winning Chef Tutor Steve Bulmer who has 20 years of Michelin…
In fact, afternoon tea a relatively new tradition. The tradition of drinking tea dates back to the third millennium BC in China and was popularised in England during the 1660s by King Charles II and his wife the Portuguese Infanta Catherine de Braganza, but it was not until the mid 19th Century that…
Children are to bring snacks, packed lunch and water bottles/drinks and please provide them with clothing suitable for any weather!
All our adult coaching and cardio sessions will be continuing throughout the holidays so grown ups can pop in for some tennis or fast fun cardio exercise while your children are busy being looked after by us.
Mornings only: 8.30am - 12pm
Full day: 8.30am - 4pm
10% off for Lymington Tennis Club members!
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