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Nothing beats fish and chips


With the days getting shorter and the weather turning colder, out comes the warming winter foods, offering comfort and familiarity at this time of year.

We celebrated the arrival of autumn at West Farm with some delightfully delicious fish and chips that the residents absolutely devoured.

Our activities coordinator, Tracy White said: “it was lovely to see the smiles across every resident’s face. They really enjoyed their fish and chip lunch which offered a great comfort and chance to unwind in what’s been a particularly challenging time.

“While things are still tough and our normal activities and visiting arrangements, it’s great to provide special little treats like this as it allows us all to come together and enjoy the here and now and simply live in the moment.”

“Residents were interacting, enjoying their food and following their fish and chips were lovely and relaxed and feeling super content. It’s moments like these that mean the world to us, we love nothing more than seeing our residents – your loved ones – happy and content.”




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  • "I am very pleased with how my mother has settled in and generally how supportive and caring the staff are. This has given us peace of mind knowing that she is safe & well looked after. Thank you."

  • "Our mum has been a resident at Cramlington House for over a year and we have nothing but praise for the friendly, approachable staff and management. We always feel like part of an extended family and when we visit nothing is too much bother. We are completely happy with the standard of care, support and understanding we all receive as a family."

  • "From the first day, I knew it was the place for my mum. Clean, friendly staff, lovely environment! My mum would not get the opportunity to do the activities she is experiencing if she was not in Cramlington House. It is home from home and we can visit anytime. I can't say enough of how great Cramlington House is. "

  • "This is an absolutely superb care facility. The staff say that this is the home of the residents, in which they work - and they evidence that philosophy every day. In the last months of our mother's long life, we took comfort form the fact that she was safe and secure, being well-fed and looked after. The entire care team are brilliant. "

  • "All the staff at West Farm have provided such wonderful care, compassion and support to my auntie. We both feel incredibly lucky to have found West Farm, it’s been the perfect home for my auntie. I can honestly say, hand on heart, every aspect of the care provided by each member of staff at West Farm has been outstanding."