The Hollies and Holly Oak residents enjoy concert from Oz Clarke and cycling musicians

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Musicians from the music charity Armonico Consort, sang and played for residents at the Hollies Care Centre on Friday 8th of September, alongside TV presenter, wine expert and singer Oz Clarke. The group visited the care home as part of their 200-mile fundraising bike challenge. They are aiming to raise £20,000 to support valuable singing [...]
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The Hollies Memory Walk

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Across the country thousands of people will be joining organised memory walks to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Society. This year we have decided to hold our very own walk around our beautiful grounds of The Hollies. Sunday 4th September 2022 – arrival time for 11. BBQ will commence at midday. To make sure that [...]

Kayes Hair & Nails

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Kayes Hair & Nails, located at both the Hollies Nursing Care Home and Holly Oak Dementia Care Home, has very quickly become recognised for its best in town hair styling and beauty treatments. Established in November 2021 the salon oozes with comfort and indulgence. The salon offers hair dressing and beauty treatments not only for [...]
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Bessys Tea Room at Holly Oak

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Bessys Tea Room at Holly Oak One of Gloucestershire’s most loved, Holly Oak in Dursley’s has opened its doors to the most fabulous Bessys Tea Room. Bessys was inspired by founder Kaye’s passion for top class hospitality and the belief that community spirit is fostered through coming together to share meaningful moments.  Bessys offers the [...]

Holly Oak Dementia Care Home Opening

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Providing the very best for our elderly in Gloucestershire   The Hollies new Holly Oak Dementia Care Home opened its doors on 11 January and, by all accounts, it seems it will exceed the expectations of the most discerning families, residents and health practitioners. Holly Oak offers state-of-the-art care in a tastefully designed home set [...]
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Holly Oak teams up with local designer to develop sensory aids for those living with dementia

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Holly Oak Dementia Care Home has teamed up with local designer Samboards to provide an innovative new sensory tool for dementia care. Samboards recently released a new product line of sensory pads which have a range of benefits for brain function, including reducing the effects of cognitive conditions such as dementia.  The sensory pads work [...]