Blog posts : "Thames View Lodge"

Happy Birthday Elsie

Elsie is one of those quiet unassuming people who you wouldn't notice or look at twice.  Elsie doesn't make an entrance but arrives in a room quietly and gracefully, she doesn't have a hearty raucous laugh (unlike me) but a gentle quiet chuckle, you wouldn't hear her speak, sing, laugh above anyone …

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Day 25 - Heartbeat

Tonights service at Thames View Lodge was entitled 'Heartbeat'.   I asked if they could remember their 1st love - well that produced some interesting stories and quite a few laughs plus some aaahhhh moments especially from Tom.  Tom and his wife married when they were 19 and up until her death two y…

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If I knew you were comin'

If I knew you were comin' I'd've baked a cake, baked a cake, baked a cake
If I knew you were comin' I'd've baked a cake
Howdya do, howdya do, howdya do?

 

The Theme and song for last Thursday’s C.A.M.E.O.  (Come And Meet Each Other) group at Thames View Lodge sheltered housing complex in Barking…

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