CQC Inspection Results

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We are delighted to share our latest CQC inspection results with you as we maintained our “GOOD” status. The Hollies were found to offer safe service with sufficient staffing levels to ensure safe care and treatment to support people. Our staff were also considered to be well skilled and created an adaptable environment in order […]

Summer Activites

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It’s been a busy few months and we’ve taken full advantage of the very few summer days that we’ve had. Joyce at 90 joining in with the art session that volunteer Sue runs monthly One of our many pub lunches, this one being at Frombridge Mill in July Eastwood Park Garden Centre in June. Hearing […]

Fresh to the Table

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Following our introduction of new Caterers to the Hollies we have started to make some significant changes in the way that we cater for our residents. One of the biggest changes has been the replacement of convenience products to fully prepared and cooked on premises meals. So, for example our fish on Friday is now […]

High Spirits in August

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Our August activity calendar is awash with the zest for life we all love here at The Hollies. As always we have great fun exercising with Tanya, and we strengthen both body and mind with Mark’s Tai Chi classes. As the greats of Tai Chi say, ‘If you mind is empty, it is always ready […]

The Hollies nursing home in Cheltenham

Our open day was a great success

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The Hollies open day on 16th June was a great success! Thank-you to all of you who joined us for what was a great day. Visitors enjoyed a whole range of entertainment including the P&D Duo, vintage tractors, chicks, and meeting our residents to listen to their wonderful stories.   A delicious cream tea was served at […]

The Hollies Open Day 2017

Come and visit our home!

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Brought to you by remarkable lives. The Hollies is home to 56 residents. We are proud of our home and proud of our community. We would like to invite you to come and spend some time with us, meet our residents and staff and discover what our home is all about! On the 16th June […]

Discover Derek’s story

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Brought to you by remarkable lives. “I was born 5th October 1927 in Annfield Plain, a village in County Durham. Actually, that’s not quite true. I was born in the ambulance. It had to stop in a place called Norwood. My full name is Derek Norwood Richards. My father sent me to Durham School when […]

Jean Rigby

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“I was born in 1930. I had a very happy childhood. Went to a Quaker boarding school – a wonderful experience. Because I enjoyed school so much It determined my future career as a school teacher. If I hadn’t been a teacher I would have been a stand-up comic! But in those days, there was […]