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Ukulele Band Visits Baxendale

One of our favourite musical groups who visit us every year at 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...

Jonny Mosesson Sings at Baxendale Care Home

Our care home residents were delighted when Jonny Mosesson paid a return visit to us at Baxendale in January. Our residents love singing along to the songs which not only take them back (different eras such as Frank Sinatra, Bob Marley, Elvis Presley) but it also has...

Classical Guitarist Visit to Baxendale

Kevin Healy, a classical guitarist came and visited us at Baxendale Care Home in January. He played classical songs, and between the tunes he told stories about how he became a guitarist. Our care home residents just thought it was the bees...

Jeff’s Clothes Show comes to Baxendale Care Home

We recently had Jeff visit with his clothes show.  It was a huge success.  Our care home residents had the opportunity to choose, touch, feel, try on and then buy their own clothes from the comfort of Baxendale.  There was a nice range of trousers, skirts, shirts,...