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Residents love new Interactive Activities Table

The residents are loving our new interactive activities table, with the chaps currently enjoying a documentary on WW2 tanks. The table is great because it is a huge, portable touchscreen with a host of games, apps and features that are accesible to all. So far, our...

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The Byworth Bakers raise over £300 for PCNH

The Byworth Bakers raise over £300 for PCNH

Four pupils from Westbourne House School donned their apron's to hold a Bake Sale for us here at PCNH. The young bakers held the bake sale at The Black Horse Pub last Sunday. Rosie, Connie, Zander and Rory baked a selection of cupcakes, brownies and flapjacks, and...

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PPE to the rescue!

PPE to the rescue!

Our Cottage has received a much appreciated gift of 800 Face Masks from our great supporters Allan Hepworth and Rosie Li, from Beijing. The masks were handed over to our Matron last Friday, 29th May. The delivery was greatly appreciated by our Nursing Team, Carers and...

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Residents enjoy a morning of Flower Arranging

Residents enjoy a morning of Flower Arranging

The residents have been channelling their inner Monty Don by spending the morning Flower Arranging in the Golden Room, led by our Activities Co-coordinator, Dona. The flowers were donated by our wonderful Flower volunteers, who help to keep the home stocked up with...

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VE Day Celebrated in Style at PCNH

VE Day Celebrated in Style at PCNH

Following a two minute silence in honour of those who bravely fought for our freedom, the residents and staff joined together to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of VE Day. The day included some fun dressing up, plenty of bunting, tea and cake, fish and chips, a little...

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Ronnie raises an incredible amount after Braving the Shave

Ronnie raises an incredible amount after Braving the Shave

Our Senior Sister Ronnie Harris "Braved the Shave" on Tuesday and raised an absolutely incredible £1400 (so far!) for us here at PCNH! Megan was trusted with the clippers, and everyone was in agreement that the new trim is rather stylish and suits Ronnie perfectly....

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Residents enjoy Easter Egg hunt around the garden

Residents enjoy Easter Egg hunt around the garden

The Easter spirit was felt all around the home over the weekend as the residents enjoyed an Easter Egg hunt with their carers in the gardens. The gardening team have been hard at work over the winter, preparing the grounds for the spring, and it certainly looked...

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Local school children write to our residents

Local school children write to our residents

Our residents have been hearing from the youngest generation in Petworth after children from Petworth Primary School wrote them letters as part of a homework project. The brightly decorated cards and letters featured everything from ice cream to flowers, rainbows to...

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IMPORTANT UPDATE REGARDING CORONAVIRUS

13/03/2020 NOTICE OF CLOSURE TO VISITORS As a precaution, and to safeguard the health of our residents, we are closing the home to all but close family members and essential visitors. I am sure that you can understand the reason for this. If you wish to enquire about...

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Kitchen Assistant Required for Maternity Cover

Kitchen Assistant Required for Maternity Cover We are looking for a temporary Kitchen Assistant for maternity cover working on a Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 9am to 3pm.  Excellent Rates of Pay Previous Applicants need not apply Job Type: Part Time  To enquire...

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PCNH 2019 QUIZ ANSWERS

Section A If you can't beat them, join them. To hit the jackpot To jump on the bandwagon Jack of all trades The Day of the Jackal To jump the gun Jobs for the boys To shake like a jelly I’ll be the judge of that! Before you can say “Jack Robinson”   Section B...

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Merry Christmas from all of us at PCNH

Merry Christmas from all of us at PCNH

As we near the end of 2019, we would like to wish all of our fabulous residents, families, supporters and everyone else a very Merry Christmas from all of us here at Petworth Cottage Nursing Home. Our residents are looking forward to a day of carols and gifts, as well...

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Thank you to all of our volunteers

Thank you to all of our volunteers

On Tuesday 26th November we hosted an Afternoon Tea for our lovely volunteers, who help keep our home friendly, warm and welcoming. Our volunteers help with teas, coffees and cakes, as well as the beautiful flower arrangements around the home. As a token of our...

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Kate Shillingford completes incredible Wing Walk

Kate Shillingford completes incredible Wing Walk

On Sunday 17th November, Kate Shillingford completed an incredible Wing Walk to raise funds for us here at PCNH. She completed the feat at the Dunkeswell Aerodrome slightly later in the year than planned due to adverse weather conditions previously, but the grey skies...

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