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Lino's Chocolate Mousse
Lino, Chef De Partie at Richmond Painswick, shares his favourite recipe from our Autumn and Winter restaurant menu - a tempting chocolate mousse.
23rd October 2020
RV Hero Stories | Meet Kim
Meet Kim Ashwin, our brilliant Head of Care from Richmond Letcombe Regis.
20th October 2020
Jamie’s Favourite Chocolate & Peanut Butter Brownie
Jamie, Commis chef at Richmond Painswick, shares his favourite recipe from our Autumn and Winter restaurant menu - delicious chocolate and peanut butter brownies.
16th October 2020
RV Hero Stories | Meet Sue
Meet Sue Jarvis, Domiciliary Carer at Richmond Painswick.
7th October 2020
Fabulous 65th Wedding Anniversary Celebration at Richmond Northampton
Richmond Northampton residents, Cyril and Geraldine, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a fabulous commemorative dinner.
11th September 2020
A Poem of Thanks to our RV Heroes
A beautiful poem that has been written by the relative of one of our residents to express their thanks to all the staff at Richmond Bede Village.
8th September 2020
Bring the spa to you
Look after mind, body and soul in the comfort of your home with this step-by-step guide to a relaxing DIY facial.
13th August 2020
RV Hero Stories | Meet Norlie
Meet Norlie Bulacan, Registered General Nurse at Richmond Painswick
16th July 2020
Summer Salad Recipes
This glorious weather is the perfect time to enjoy a delicious summer salad. Here are three of Richmond's favourite recipes...
25th June 2020
Richmond Recipes | Seasonal Cherry Clafoutis
A simple recipe for you to try at home, shared by one of our very own Head Chefs at Richmond Villages.
17th June 2020
A Stroll for the Soul
A good walk can do wonders for you mental and physical wellbeing. Here is some advice from our therapists at the Wellness Spa.
1st June 2020
Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 | Martin's thoughts
The theme for Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 is kindness, so we’ve asked our leadership team what kindness means to them.
23rd May 2020
Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 | Philippa's thoughts
The theme for Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 is kindness, so we’ve asked our leadership team what kindness means to them.
22nd May 2020
Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 | Jenny's thoughts
The theme for Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 is kindness, so we’ve asked our leadership team what kindness means to them.
21st May 2020
Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 | Ben's thoughts
The theme for Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 is kindness, so we’ve asked our leadership team what kindness means to them.
20th May 2020
Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 | Amy's thoughts
The theme for Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 is kindness, so we’ve asked our leadership team what kindness means to them.
19th May 2020
Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 | Laura's thoughts
The theme for Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 is kindness, so we’ve asked our leadership team what kindness means to them.
18th May 2020
Memories of a World War II Veteran
To commemorate the 75th anniversary of VE Day, here are some fascinating memories from one of our residents, Denis Evans, a WWII veteran.
8th May 2020
Thank You #RVHeroes from our residents and families
Our wonderful residents, families and friends have been sending kind and thoughtful messages to us all at Richmond Villages. Here are just a few of the messages we have received.
6th May 2020
Ways to support older people living in self-isolation
Are you looking for ways that you can safely support older relatives, friends or neighbours living in self-isolation but not sure what you can do? Whether it’s helping with their shopping or just regular calls, we’ve got some ways you can help.
28th April 2020