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Welcome to the Greensleeves Care news section. Below you can find the most up to date news, plus information about our organisation and also our care homes.

While you may choose to simply browse below, you can also use the green ‘Filter your results’ panel to filter your news selection by your home of interest.

Greensleeves Care appoints three new Trustees

Home:    Date: 19th April 2017

Greensleeves Care, the award-winning, not for profit care operator, has unveiled new appointments to its main Board. The three new Trustees – Des Kelly OBE, Dallas Pounds and Kim Davies – bring a wealth of experience from the care and healthcare industry, property and estates expertise, as well as leadership and governance. These appointments reinforce [...]

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Greensleeves Care opens the London Stock Exchange

Home:    Date: 4th April 2017

Greensleeves Care opened the London Stock Exchange at the Market Open Ceremony on Tuesday, 4 April 2017. This event marked the successful launch of Greensleeves Care Retail Charity Bond which oversubscribed at £33 million in less than a week, the largest ever amount on the Retail Charity Bond platform. The bond is now trading on [...]

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The CTBF in discussions to sell Glebelands care home to Greensleeves Care

Home:    Date: 29th March 2017

The Cinema and Television Benevolent Fund (The CTBF), the UK charity for people working behind the scenes in cinema, film and television, has today announced the intention to sell its Glebelands care home to Greensleeves Care, an award-winning care home charity that cares for more than 750 residents at its 20 homes across England. The [...]

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Harleston House care home in a talent show

Home: Harleston House   Date: 17th March 2017

On March the 12th, Harleston House care home in Lowestoft, held a “Harleston House has got talent” event at the Trinity Methodist Church in Lowestoft. Gareth Harding, Activities Co-ordinator at Harleston House, hosted the show for the afternoon. The performers included residents, staff and friends of the care home. One resident performed in a duo [...]

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Retail Charity Bond raises £33 million for Greensleeves Care

Home:    Date: 16th March 2017

First retail bond to be issued for the care sector. A Retail Charity Bond for Greensleeves Care has closed after less than a week, having raised £33 million. The Bond, which pays an interest rate of 4.25% a year for a term of 9 years, saw strong demand from a wide range of institutional, ethical [...]

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Greensleeves Care celebrates 20th Anniversary

Home: De Lucy House   Date: 3rd February 2017

The Trust was established in Feb 1997 as a result of the Women’s Royal Voluntary Service withdrawing from the provision of residential care for elderly members. All of their existing care homes were transferred to the newly formed charity, Greensleeves Homes Trust. The name came from the distinctive arm bands (or sleeves) worn by their [...]

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