Bob Warnes

Bob warnes

mmmm- so i have lived in Martham for the past 55 years maried to Barbara for the last 53 !! worked in the local Coop -which is still there!! was a salesman in Norwich  for Broadlands mushrooms, travelled down to Southend every day selling Flowers for Baileys  a local flower grower , worked as a salesman on credit drapery and did 20 odd years as a coalman for a local firm before moving to the museum service where i was custodian of the Tolhouse Museum and Gaol in Gt Yarmouth then retired at 65 and set up a reminiscence business-The Memory Joggers visiting care homes etc taking reminiscence sessions and was approached by the NHS to train nursing staff in the James Paget how to interact with patients living with dementia, to date we have trained almost 800 people from all walks of life how to use reminiscence and we still hold awareness days and also social prescribing in Martham Medical centre.