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Summer Garden Party

Our garden party theme this year was "Countries of the World Cup". We really got into it. We served different foods from the participating countries. We had a flag hunt where the children had to find the hidden flags of the countries with a letter on them and come up...

Coffee Morning Visitor: Angela Mansi

In June we had a special coffee morning with a visitor who came to talk our residents. Psychologist Angela Mansi spoke about her work, how she came to choose this profession. If you are interested in coming to talk to our residents about something, please contact us...

Franz Hepburn and Malcolm George Visits to Baxendale

We were recently visited by opera singer Franz Hepburn. He sang well known songs but in the opera style.  He even had a few quiz questions half way through his concert! We also took a few photographs of  Malcolm George, and his very first piano concert in our freshly...

Lunch on the Patio at Baxendale

In May we started bringing our residents out onto our patio more and more.  This photograph was taken when we had a very nice lunch out there. It was a bit windy, but with an extra blanket everybody had a good time.

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...