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...
Prince the Gosling and the Baxendale Geese Family

Prince the Gosling and the Baxendale Geese Family

Back in May when we were celebrating the Royal Baby, we ended up with baby news ourselves! We rescued a baby gosling! It was captured and taken home by a very naughty neighbouring cat. The neighbour brought it in to us in a washing up bowl looking very dishevelled and...
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...
Beekeeper Talk at Baxendale

Beekeeper Talk at Baxendale

In April, we had our guest speaker Lorraine who is a beekeeper. She gave us lots of information about the different types of bees around and all the hard work they have to do to produce the honey that we eat. She also bought a hive with her to show us and talked...