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My 40-Year Journey Taking On Dementia

In a series of articles, leading Occupational Therapist specialising in dementia Jackie Pool, recently appointed Head of Memory Care and Programming at Sunrise UK, will be making the case for ‘rementia’ – the ‘improvement of function, despite cognitive impairment’ that researchers are increasingly exploring for those living with dementia.

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How to Make a Memory Box in 5 Easy Steps

By Samantha Wells, Activities and Volunteers Coordinator at Sunrise of Virginia Water

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Sunrise of Edgbaston Couple Celebrate 65th Wedding Anniversary

Barbara and Bill Fox, both residents at Sunrise of Edgbaston on Church Road, were joined by friends, family, residents and the team to celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary in style this month with a surprise Tea Dance.

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Sunrise UK tackles loneliness this Christmas

-- Over a million older people across England feel isolated and lonely --

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Former Olympic Medallist at Sunrise of Winchester Revisits the Track

Sunrise of Winchester resident and former Olympic medallist, Adrian Metcalfe, returned to the track last Thursday, to bring back memories of his former triumphs. 

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Sunrise of Virginia Water ‘A Story by Yvonne: How It Feels To Live In A House Being Bombed’

As part of Sunrise Senior Living’s national campaign, Resources to Remember, which aims to transform public perception of dementia and raise awareness, a resident at Sunrise of Virginia Water has been reminiscing on her war time memories and experiences. 

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Former Mosquito Pilot Takes Flight – Just Days Before Turning 100

Former Second World War pilot and Sunrise of Winchester resident, Tony Farrell, has fulfilled his ambition and taken to the skies in a plane once again. This time, however, right before his 100th birthday. 

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Resident Blog: Stanley Courtman’s Story

I was approaching my 82nd birthday when I became aware that living on my own was beginning to lack fulfillment. I had enjoyed a busy and sporting life, playing football, cricket, tennis, skiing and curling, and I was very fond of taking long walks in the countryside.

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