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So far Gaven Tucker has created 14 blog entries.

Christchurch’s oldest living person?

Dot Judkins is very likely the oldest living person in Christchurch but if you tell her that she calls it […]

Giant Sunflowers

Bishopspark have grown some giant sunflowers this summer that have been enjoyed by all.

All Souls Day

Remembering and giving thanks for loved ones is part of life.  Residents at Bishopspark, along with families and staff, took […]

Earthquake Update

Residents and staff, while shaken, have come through last nights earthquake unharmed. Initial safety checks of all buildings indicate no […]

Celebrating Diwali

Diwali or Deepavali is a festival of lights celebrated every year in spring (in southern hemisphere). At Fitzgerald we’ve been […]

Fish n Chips n Fun

Residents and staff at  Fitzgerald enjoying both the spring sunshine AND their fish and chip lunch.

Going to the dogs…

One of the ladies who lives in the Fitzgerald retirement community used to breed and show dogs and is very […]

Creating Dementia Friendly Churches

Older people continue to worship in many of our churches in greater numbers than any other age group. It is […]

Springtime Visit

Thanks to our little friends from Lindisfarne Nursery our residents enjoyed some balloon fun, singing and laughter.  It was lovely […]

Beautiful Friday

It was great to make the most of a most fabulous Friday last week.  The hospital residents thought it would […]