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Plymouth Care Home celebrating a hat-trick of awards

PUBLISHED: 12:55 04 January 2012 | UPDATED: 20:51 20 February 2013

Plymouth Care Home celebrating a hat-trick of awards

Plymouth Care Home celebrating a hat-trick of awards

The Retreat Residential Care Home in Hooe is celebrating after staff member Colin Gale received The Ancillary Worker Award at the Great South West Care Awards.

The Retreat Residential Care Home in Hooe is celebrating after staff member Colin Gale received The Ancillary Worker Award at the Great South West Care Awards.



Having recently received a five star top rating by The Food Standards Agency and a Gold Award in Plymouth in Bloom, the Great South West Care Award win completes a hat-trick for The Retreat.


When receiving the award, the judges commended Colin stating that it is clear he is passionate, motivated and committed towards improving the residents quality of life. He enjoys his job and takes pride as was demonstrated by winning the Plymouth in Bloom Gold Award.


Paul Constantine, Managing Director of Sunshine Care, who own the care home commented:


Everyone is so happy for Colin, as he such an important figure at The Retreat and works extremely hard. This tops off a great year for The Retreat and Im delighted that the work everyone puts in to ensure that our residents have an excellent quality of life is being rewarded.

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