Whittington House host their Autumn Fair

Whittington House Nursing Home in Cheltenham held its first Autumn Fair on Saturday 7th October and it was a resounding success.

We had an array of visiting stallholders who showcased a range of stalls including crafts, beauty and games. The good old fashioned tombola was very popular as was the bric-a-brac stall.

There was entertainment for the children who were kept amused by a “hook a duck” game and had to the opportunity to wear glitter tattoos and get their faces painted with some wonderful designs.

Refreshments of teas and coffees were available and the complimentary BBQ in the garden went down particularly well with our residents, families and guests.

The live music was one of the highlights of the afternoon and we were all entertained in style. A relative of a resident commented how wonderful the singer was and she really hoped he would return as he sang songs both she and her husband loved and knew all the words to.

An added attraction to the afternoon was “Walks with Hawks” who brought a couple of their birds of prey to show giving us all a hands on and close up of these beautiful birds. They are regular visitors to our home and it was great to showcase them and share their great work to members of our local community.

Whittington House Nursing Home in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire is a modern, purpose-built home and provides residential, nursing and specialist dementia care for up to 66 people.

If you would like to find out more about life at Whittington House, or would like to speak to a member of our team, please contact us on 0808 223 5396 or whittington@caringhomes.org.

 

Whittington House

Home Manager

Lyndsey Dixon

Address

58 Whittington Road,
Cheltenham,
Gloucestershire,
GL51 6BL

Contact
0808 223 5396
View care home

Related news & events at Whittington House

News

Helena Jeffery wins coveted Health Investor award for her outstanding contribution to care industry

Caring Homes Group co-founder Helena Jeffery was recognised for her leadership in quality care, with the award for ‘Outstanding contribution by an individual’ at last…

Read more
News

OMI table trial at Whittington House

Whittington House residents in Cheltenham trialed the Omi table during dementia action week this week #DAW18. The OMI table is a system that responds to…

Read more
News

Royal Celebrations at Whittington

Saturday 19th May marked a very special occasion for everyone at Whittington House in Cheltenham, and in fact the UK, the eagerly anticipated Royal Wedding…

Read more