Monthly Archives: October 2019

St Helena Hospice’s new Vintage shop is now open in Colchester

St Helena

A shop re-location has resulted in a very inspiring retro and vintage show-stopper, with real  “ curb appeal “   ——————————————————- St Helena Hospice’s new Vintage shop is now open on Sir Isaac’s Walk! Five long-serving volunteers (each with over 30 years of service under their belt) cut the ribbon to declare the new vintage… Read more »

Home make-over by British Heart Foundation

British Heart Foundation

Here we have an excellent example of how anyone could makeover a room or home using only charity shop purchases. BHF has created a modern, natural look, have opened up the spaces and brought some flow and harmony to the house.   ————————————————- I CAN’T BELIEVE IT’S SECOND-HAND! HOME MAKEOVER WITH ITEMS BOUGHT ONLY FROM BHF… Read more »

Wixams Retirement Village – Extracare Charitable Trust

Wixams ” Retirement Village ”  near Bedford is the 15th such village opened by the Extracare Charitable Trust.  Another unique design, bright and spacious, with lots of facilities and it definitely has the  “ feel-good factor “      ——————————————————————-   Wixams Retirement Village officially opened Newly-wed 80-year-old David Hope says he’s found his “dream home”… Read more »