Dawn used to be our Activities lady, but she has recently retired. Dawn made a special occasion by coming back to Romans to help people living here to make a Christmas cake. We were busy with other Christmas preparations, including making holly wreathes. And we loved wearing Christmas jumpers and other festive touches. Another Christmas […]
We had a cream tea to remember Prince Philip.
We have a new Pod in the garden for visitors to sit in whilst waiting for their Lateral Flow Test. In the summer time it will be lovely for the residents to sit in too. This picture taken in the evening gives it an atmospheric look.
The photos are of our lovely lady Peggy, who celebrated her 100th birthday on 24th January. Family and friends were able to visit her at the window.
This year we received personalised Christmas cards from our local Nursery School. The nursery children have obviously not been allowed to visit our community for a long time and they have been missing the visits to see the residents. They call the people living with us their Nannies & Grandads. The children’s handmade cards brought […]
One of our ladies had her 93rd birthday celebration at lunch time recently. The cake was made in-house by our cook. The photo frame was beautiful with photos of her great grandchildren placed inside it. Another lady, Joan, celebrated her 95th birthday recently. Joan’s daughter sat outside in the back garden with a small picnic […]
We celebrated some birthdays recently with fabulous homemade cakes, including a Kitkat cake for a resident who was 86 years young, and a rose cake for another resident who was 94 years young. It has been lovely to make use of our back garden at Romans, where some of our residents have been enjoying the […]
Here at Romans we have received so many gifts, cards and expressions of kindness during lockdown. We wanted to respond and show our appreciation to those who have remembered us at this time, so we had a card-making session. Residents made cards to say thank you for gifts and thoughts from so many people. […]
A selection of photographs from Romans Care Home capturing life in the last few weeks.