Love is in the Air at Oaken Holt

At Oaken Holt nursing home in Farmoor, love was certainly in the air when our residents and team celebrated Valentines Day here at our home.

We started off the celebrations when our ladies from our ‘Knit and Natter’ group made pompoms that were turned into Love Bugs to sit on the tables in our dining rooms.

Candice and Vi, our Hospitality Supervisors, made beautiful roses out of napkins for the Oaken Holt main dining room tables which we then decorated with chocolate love hearts and the love bugs.

For our Nursing Unit, our art class decorated the tables with their own Valentine’s Day theme. As the last finishing touch we added roses which were placed on the tables with chocolate hearts.

In the Coach House we put a beautiful arrangement in the centre of the table with and decorated the table with chocolate love hearts and a red heart helium balloon.

We all then sat down to enjoy a delicious Valentines inspired lunch lovingly prepared by our Chefs and catering team which was finished off by the most mouth watering heart shaped desserts. Well you can say we definitely ‘love’ our food here at Oaken Holt!

That’s not all – to top it all off, in the main foyer and Bistro (which of course was decorated with more red roses and helium red heart balloons) we all gathered together to enjoy a glass (or two) of Bucks Fizz.

All in all it was a lovely day and enjoyed by all our residents, guests and team.

If you would like to find out more about life at Oaken Holt, our regular activities and events or to come and visit us at our monthly Caring Cafe, please contact us on 0808 223 5529 or email oakenholt.reception@CaringHomes.org.

Set within 23 acres of beautiful gardens and parklands in the heart of rural Oxfordshire, Oaken Holt is a magnificent country estate offering residential and nursing care of the very highest standard.

 

 

Oaken Holt

Home Manager

Elizabeth Day

Address

Eynsham Road,
Farmoor,
Oxford,
Oxfordshire,
OX2 9NL

Contact
0808 223 5529
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