National Care Home Arts Day Friday 28th June

National Care Home Arts Day Friday 28th June

On Friday 28th June 2019 it was National Care Home Open Day.  It was a chance for the public to come and see what life is like in care homes around the country.  This year’s theme was “celebrating the role of art in care”. We threw our doors open and...
Mrs Rowley is 106!

Mrs Rowley is 106!

Mrs Rowley recently celebrated her 106th birthday with us.  She is truly amazing, and trained as a ballet dancer where she starred in lots of shows and also had her own ballet school where she taught.  As she is over 100, she had yet another birthday card from the...
VE Day Celebrations at Baxendale Care Home

VE Day Celebrations at Baxendale Care Home

On Wednesday 8th May, we had a fantastic VE Day celebration with decorations, our tables laid out as if it were a street party laden with wine and jam roly poly.  At 3pm we turned on the wireless to listen to Winston Churchill’s famous speech declaring that the...