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Monthly Coffee Morning Visitors

Once a month we have a guest speaker come to join us at our coffee morning.  Our first visitors were Totteridge Police and they came to speak to our residents about crime prevention. Since then we have had Mark and Alistair who hold regular church services at our care...

Spring at Baxendale Care Home

It seemed like a long winter, so we were so delighted when the snow disappeared and the sun came out.  Here are a few images of our grounds in the...

Royal Wedding Celebrations at Baxendale Care Home

On Saturday 19th May we had a little Royal wedding party. The redecoration of our lounge was be finished and our new big 75” TV was up on the wall, so all enjoyed the broadcast on it. Decorations went up as well: buntings, flags, balloons etc.  We had a few drinks and...

Trustees Lunch

We had a Trustees lunch where the Mayor and his wife attended as well. He met and chatted with some of our...

Photos from Ian James Concert

In March we were visited by singer and musician Ian James.  He gave our residents a fabulous concert singing wartime songs, Elvis, Sinatra, Roy Orbison and many others that our residents just...

Ukulele Band Visits Baxendale

One of our favourite musical groups who visit us every year are the ukulele band.  They were last here in March 2017.  They come and play old favourites that our residents can sing  along to like Elvis and Sinatra. Here are some pictures from their latest visit....

Crime Prevention Talk by Totteridge Police

We are having monthly coffee mornings with guest speakers.  Our first was attended by Totteridge Police.  Three police offers talked about crime prevention and had some handy tips that the residents could read in a leaflet.  It was a chance for the local police force...

An Outing to The Three Horseshoes Pub

It's sometimes nice to get out and have a change of scenery.  In February,we went to the Three Horseshoes Pub which is just up the road from our care home.  We had a buffet lunch: Sausage rolls, cocktail sausages, onion rings, quiches, sandwiches, salads etc. We were...

Afternoon Cream Tea at Baxendale

What's the best way to cheer up a winter's afternoon in Barnet? A cream tea of course!  Our residents were recently treated to some delicious scones with fresh cream and strawberry jam.  Accompanied with Glenn Miller’s music in the background, it made for a lovely...

Beautiful Snow Scenes at Baxendale Care Home

We have been witness to some beautiful snow scenes this February and March at Baxendale Care Home.  As it's such a rare sight, we've taken some photos to show what our Barnet care home looks like in the snow. [gallery...