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Middleton Cheney Parish Council

Serving the people of Middleton Cheney

All Saints Church 1920

Clerk: Mrs Valerie Furniss
Parish Meeting Rooms
Middleton Cheney, Banbury
Oxon OX17 2LR

Tel: 01295 713500

Press Release

Posted: Wed, 06 Dec 2017 03:36 by Alan Youel

Date: 04 December 2017

Issue: SNCPR13821

For Immediate Release

Details of home in Brackley specialising in dementia care approved

Details of a new care home in Brackley specialising in dementia care have been approved by South Northamptonshire Council (SNC).

Earlier this year SNC's planning committee gave full permission for a medical centre to replace The Brackley Cottage Hospital and gave the go ahead for the care home in principle on land bordered by Northampton Road and Turweston Road.

The layout, look and landscaping for the care home were approved during the planning committee meeting on Thursday, 30 November.

Cllr Rebecca Breese, chairman of the planning committee, said: "The idea of building a care home in this location is well established, and the committee welcomes the addition of a facility which will mean local people can remain close to family and friends needing dementia care."

Alongside 62 bedrooms, facilities for residents of the care home include: a hair salon, sunroom,café, cinema room, and library.

Also key to the plans are open air courtyards and landscaped gardens, providing residents with a safe and therapeutic space to exercise.

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