Author Archives: Barbara
Yannis came to Abbeyfield on Tuesday evening, 31 July, to get everyone dancing. He brought fun and laughter to the house and gave an amazing demonstration of his own skills as a Greek dancer. He stayed for supper and everyone … Continue reading
It was a lovely day with a light cloud cover to protect us all from melting. Residents, family and friends, together with trustees and staff enjoyed a lovely afternoon, serenaded by Miles Away, playing gentle jazz throughout the afternoon. Mayor … Continue reading
This year’s Annual General Meeting was held at Abbeyfield House, Bleke Street, Shaftesbury, at 3.15 pm on Wednesday 21 March.
Trustees and residents enjoyed a splendid pre-Christmas lunch together when Father Christmas visited to give out early Christmas presents, as many of the residents would be away from the house to spend the time with their families. There was the … Continue reading
Abbeyfield residents celebrated Guy Fawkes with a hot dog supper after watching their own mini firework display in the garden. No event is complete without a cake and Jeannette produced this magnificent chocolate bonfire cake complete with sparklers for the … Continue reading
Abbeyfield residents celebrated the Queen’s 90th birthday with a special lunch, entertainment and as always a splendid cake. The occasion was honoured by the appearance of a familiar face, who made the cover of the Blackmore Vale Magazine the following … Continue reading