Pumpkins and Poppies

Pumpkins and Poppies

So what’s new at Baxendale Care Home? Well at the end of October, we had a Hallowe’en party.  We got the residents involved.  They helped scoop out the insides of the pumpkins, carve spooky faces and decorate them with hats.  Don’t you also love what...
Giving Advice to the Younger Generation

Giving Advice to the Younger Generation

We asked our residents for advice that they wished to share with the  younger generation.  We think there are some real nuggets of wisdom here. Mr B says Don’t take life too seriously! On money matters You shouldn’t get too many hand outs. You need to...
Battle of Britain Day at Baxendale Care Home

Battle of Britain Day at Baxendale Care Home

On 15th September 2020, we celebrated the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain.  Although the Battle of Britain took place between July and October 1940, 15th September has been named Battle of Britain Day as it was the day when there was a decisive defeat over...