Shepherd’s Close Open Gardens

Posted by Helen Makaritis, on July 5, 2018.

Working crew

Once again, the gardens of Shepherd’s Close were opened to the public in memory of Rita Dan’s beloved husband. He was an avid gardener and for the last two years, Rita has opened the garden in his memory. This year visitors were treated to two new areas, a wildflower garden and prairie grass walls. 236 […]

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Posted by Helen Makaritis, on July 5, 2018.

Have you got any spare time? Would you like to help Campden Home Nursing? We are always looking for new volunteers and we would be delighted to hear from you if you think there is any way you can help? There are so many ways you could help, here are some ideas: Volunteering to run […]

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The Brook Classroom, St Catharine’s Primary School, Chipping Campden

Posted by Helen Makaritis, on July 3, 2018.

St Catharine’s Primary School in Chipping Campden has created a new classroom for Year 1 children in September. The other 5 classrooms are named after long deceased males and so when searching for a name for the new one it was suggested by Olivia Haydon, that Jecca Brook being a living female who had done […]

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Charity Shop News

Posted by Helen Makaritis, on July 1, 2018.

Campden Home Nursing are delighted to announce that they are to open a charity shop on the High Street! Nearly 30 years after the charity was created we are to open our first charity shop in our hometown. We open in November at Pedlars House, opposite Robert Welch on the High Street. Any donations you […]

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Bereavement Support Group

Posted by Helen Makaritis, on June 29, 2018.

10-12pm, Last Friday of every month. A small, friendly group run by a very experienced counsellor, come along and join us for coffee and biscuits and a friendly welcome if you have been bereaved and feel like you may need some additional support.

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Mill Dene Charity Open Day

Posted by Helen Makaritis, on June 23, 2018.

Our thanks to the Rotary Club of Chipping Campden and North Cotswolds for hosting a charity open day at the lovely Mill Dene Gardens on the 23rd June. It was such a beautiful day and we were lucky to enjoy recitals by the recorder group and choir of U3A from Bourton on the Water. Thank […]

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Chipping Campden open gardens 17th & 18th June 2017

Posted by Helen Makaritis, on June 16, 2018.

In the hottest of Summer weather several hundred people enjoyed visiting 28 gardens opened by Campden Residents in aid of Campden Area Home Nursing. Our thanks are due to Teresa Newman and Tracey Linney for all their hard work in organising the event and to all the enthusiastic gardeners and and helpers who made this […]

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Steve Millerchip – New Trustee Appointment

Posted by Helen Makaritis, on June 1, 2018.

Campden Home Nursing are delighted to announce the appointment of Steve Millerchip to the Board of Trustees. Steve joined the board of trustees in May 2018, having moved to Chipping Campden in 2015. Steve brings 35 years’ experience as a Solicitor to the board and considerable experience in the charitable sector, he is currently involved […]

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Bluebell Walk, Burnt Norton

Posted by Helen Makaritis, on May 7, 2018.

Campden Home Nursing held their annual Bluebell Walk at the Burnt Norton Estate this year, our thanks to Lord and Lady Harrowby for being such welcoming hosts. The bluebells looked spectacular and the personal delivery of a talk about the house and its history by Lady Harrowby was enjoyed by everyone. If you haven’t read […]

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Peter Taylor

Posted by Helen Makaritis, on April 16, 2018.

I was invited to join a group of old friends and colleagues who had run the London Marathon 25 years before in 1988 when we had raised a large sum of money for Great Ormond Street. The mission this time was to cycle John O’ Groats to Land’s End. Our fundraising was for two national […]

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