Posts By: Rachael Horrocks

14 May – Manchester Weekly News

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This weeks column serving the homes of our region………. Three all important words as we kick off this week’s column, Roof starts Monday. Expected to take a maximum of 16 weeks and our appointed contractor are LJ Roofing. A local company who worked really hard on the tender and interviewed very well. As with most…

10 May – Tuesday’s

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Remember when Tuesday’s were so terrible ….. then we flipped them and made them great …. Today I want you to be a part of a massive Tuesday share ….. Let’s make today a great day by SHARING how far we have come, how much further we need to go and let’s THANK all those…

9 May – Volunteers

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Daddy Mike & Mummy Nicola with Reuben & Isaac

We would NOT be where we are today without our volunteers … I always say, “Reuben’s Retreat will be built on an army of love and compassionate hearts” ……… and here are some of them … we couldn’t capture them all, our fabulous talented Ben has created a lovely bouncy film to say THANK YOU…

8 May – Manchester Weekly News

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Here is this weeks Manchester Weekly News column. We hope you had a restful bank holiday weekend. My day hasn’t started too well today, as my computer decided to run a whole raft of updates and take me to an upgraded windows application. Unable to use my laptop for around 3 hours is not conducive…

7 May – Gift from Reuben

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Reuben has sent us the most lovely gift ….. A robin has nested in our garden and laid at least 2 eggs …. I can’t photograph them as I don’t want to go too close and it’s awkward to capture them on the photo. They look like mini eggs. I’ve taken a photo whilst robin…

6 May – Super Boy

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Our Super Boy is raising for his Super Bro xxxx If it is easier and quicker for you, you can text donate to me please;- text to 70070 ISAC48 £2 or £3, £4, £5 or £10 every penny counts…. Thank you xxxx On the 21st of May I will be taking part in the Manchester…

5 May – Timehop

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Timehop on Facebook makes me smile but also my heart aches too. Desperately looking at the treasures that 2012 held until that tragic August month. Today I smiled at this memory and share with you Reuben’s cheeky chops … Mike! Sauce ! Instructing his Daddy, the condiment King. He was such a comedian and loved…

3 May – Loss

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Losing someone changes us forever ….. this is truly beautiful xxxx Miss you more than words darling …… Mummy xxxx Thinking of a very special lady today and her loving husband and daughter that miss her very much and carry out ‪#‎angelswork‬ xxxx

2 May – Amazon Wish List

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We have recently set up an Amazon Wishlist as we have a lot of supporters wanting to buy items to support the charity. You can view the items we need by visiting;http://www.amazon.co.uk/registry/wishlist/2I3WN2D62RBR2 The list includes the basics we need to ensure The Lodge at Reuben’s is a welcoming and warm environment for our families, stationary…

30 April Manchester Weekly News

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Here is this weeks Manchester Weekly News article written by our Operations Manager Lynne. We always knew that the Reuben’s Retreat journey would be an interesting one, at times full of joy, at times filled with sadness and sometimes, we see so much sorrow that our hearts feel too heavy. But everyday it’s worth it….