Musical reminiscence at Galsworthy

Galsworthy House Care Home residents in Kingston upon Thames enjoyed there first reminiscence session of the year, this time based on musicals.

Hosted by Tim, he spoke about a number of films which were released between the 1930’s and 1960’s.
“My Fair Lady” with Audrey Hepburn as Eliza Doolittle in 1964, a favourite for many ladies,
“Show Boat” which was released in the 1930’s starring Paul Robeson featured a song called “Old Man River” which Tim played with some of the residents singing and clapping along.
“Oliver” released in 1968 starring Mark Lester,
“Singing In The Rain” 1952 with Gene Kelly and
“Wizard Of Oz” which was released in 1939 but not bought to this country until 1940, starring Julie Garland.

Residents enjoyed an hour of reminiscence watching clips from these and many other movies, we all look forward to seeing what Tim brings with him to the next reminiscence.

At Galsworthy House care home in Kingston upon Thames we provide the highest standards of residential, nursing and dementia care for up to 72 elderly residents. You can find us in our prime position on Kingston Hill, where our home enjoys wonderful views over Richmond Park, the largest Royal Park in London.

If you would like to find out more about life at Galsworthy House, our events and activities, or would like to arrange a visit to our home, please contact us on 0808 223 5506 or email

Galsworthy House Nursing Home

Home Manager

Zoe Smith


177 Kingston Hill,
Kingston Upon Thames,

0808 223 5506
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