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Fundraiser With A Bhaji Twist • Mandeep who works at New Directions brought a taste of India with her fundraiser, which raised £42 from the sale of samosas and onion bhajis. • Her homemade samosas were filled with peas and potatoes or lamb and the traditional bhajis were cauliflower, broccoli and onion. Mandeep said, “I did the fundraiser to promote wellbeing and better services for the people we support and I would like to do fundraising again.” Mandeep with her husband Our Events Nights Are A Great Success • Every month event nights are held in the communal rooms at Richmond Court and Gateway Court • Over the past months there have been some great themed evenings chosen by the people who live there including a Spanish Tapas, Get Moving, Karaoke, Healthy Food Tasting, Salad Portraits, Games and Barbecue. • Birthdays are special occasions and Peter chose to have an outdoor summer party with an icecream van, ponies, owls, alpacas, rabbits and farmyard animals to entertain friends and family. Karaoke Night Blindfold Taste Test