News from ACCORD

Day Therapy Unit Quiz Tuesday 20th October

As we hear of new restrictions in relation to Covid, note that here in the west, cinemas will be closed until the next review. In looking back this week, Cinemas will (if you will excuse the pun)  be in the spotlight……..reminds me of my appearance in Train Spotting 2….as the Director shouts “Lights/Camera and Action”.

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz Q&As Tuesday 13 October

Questions What is the capital city of Afghanistan?   A. Zabul   B. Kabul   C. Kunduz What sort of creature is a Clydesdale?   A. Dog    B. Rabbit  C. Horse In which religion is ‘Nirvana’ an attainment of serenity?  A. Islam   B. Buddhism   C. Hinduism In mathematics what does RMS stand for?  A. Root-mean-Square   B. Root-maths-system    C. Random-memory-system

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz Tuesday 13 October

As the nights get darker and temperatures begin to fall, having a think the other night about in todays UK, how lucky we are to have heating ‘on tap’ in our houses.  No matter where you lived in the late 50’s/early 60’s you could hear the call going rounds the streets every week with the

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ACCORD receive £120,000 cash boost

ACCORD has secured a vital cash boost of £120,000 from The Julia and Hans Rausing Trust. In these unprecedented times, the care team at ACCORD is doing everything possible to continue providing vital care for local people at the hospice and in their own homes. COVID-19 has caused illness and death but it has also

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Service of Remembering

This year our Service of Remembering is being held on Facebook. This is in line with the current restrictions we find ourselves in. We hope the service will still create the special space to honour and remember those we have loved and cared for. We invite you to join us at 3pm on Sunday the

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz – Week 25 Q&As

Questions The Femur is a bone located where in the body?   A. Thigh.  B. Ear C. Foot. In which sport is the Alfred Dunhill cup presented?  A. Golf  B. Boxing C. Swimming Nadia Comaneci the perfect young gymnast came from which country?  A. Ukraine   B. Romania    C. Bulgaria Who played Alf Garnett in Till

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz – Week 25 Tuesday 29 September

Another week of restrictions and time to challenge the brain and to ‘win’ the virtual wallet if you can secure 20 out of 20…..it has been done and as the advert says “It could be you”.   Hearing the upgrading of measures to banish this virus and with semi lockdown  , it reminded me of times

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Ryan thought of brave Mum every step

Ryan Ayr from Linwood, conquered the 26-mile Virtual Kiltwalk challenge alongside four of his best friends and is on track to raise a fantastic £16,000 for the Hospice – smashing their original fundraising target of £500. The team has raised over £7,000 and counting from generous family and friends, but their overall total is set

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz – Week 24 Q&As

Questions In what year was the Battle of Trafalgar?   A. 1769   B. 1805   C. 1694 Who is the patron saint of Artists and Doctors?  A. Luke  B. Mark.  C. John Who wrote the play Privat Lives?  A. Noel Coward   B. Noel Gordon  C. Keats Which Group only had 1 No 1 hit in the 60’s

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz – Week 24 – Tuesday 22nd September

Hello Quizzers as we head in to Autumn and as the old saying goes “the nights are fair drawin in”.   This week moving away from media and taking you back to school days.  My grannie always used to say “they will be the best days of your life” and wonder whether you would agree as

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