Review – Finding Joy

Finding Joy – Vamos Theatre – Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds 22nd October  and touring I first saw Vamos at The New Wolsey Theatre a few months ago with ‘A Brave Face’ – a thoughtful production about young soldiers and PTSD. Vamos are unusual in that they tell their story through the use of physical theatre and full face masks – something Trestle Theatre first … Continue reading Review – Finding Joy

Shock Closure of Second Nursing Home in Felixstowe

In 2016 Leopold Nursing Home on Leopold Road closed its doors after 28 years trading, with owners citing under capacity making the home un- economic to run. Now the same owners have announced the closure of their second care home and put the company – Leopold Nursing Homes Ltd – into  voluntary liquidation, with spokesperson Rema Jayarajan citing the same reasons – meaning  St Marys in Undercliff … Continue reading Shock Closure of Second Nursing Home in Felixstowe

Two New Support Groups For Dementia In Felixstowe

Are you a carer for someone with dementia – or do you know someone who is? It’s estimated that around 12,800 people in Suffolk are currently living with dementia, with the number rising in the future at a time when the NHS is strapped for cash and many people are left to struggle on with very little help. In January two new dementia support groups … Continue reading Two New Support Groups For Dementia In Felixstowe