Tag: Barnfield Care Home

    Curling care home residents have been getting into the Winter Olympics spirit

    Curling care home residents have been getting into the Winter Olympics spirit

    COMPETITIVE care home residents have been getting into the Winter Olympics spirit with a community centre curling match.   Curling athletes from around the world are set to compete at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games, in South Korea, from 9th to 25th of February.   The upcoming international competition was preceded by residents of […]

    13th February 2018 | By | Reply More
    Care home staff take advantage of National Hugging Day!

    Care home staff take advantage of National Hugging Day!

    CARE home staff and residents have been spreading the love by celebrating National Hugging Day.   Those living and working at Barnfield Care Home, in Chesterfield, were among huggers around the world marking the occasion.   The day was launched in the USA over thirty years ago to encourage families and friends to hug more […]

    29th January 2018 | By | Reply More
    Festive donation brings an early Christmas for Chesterfield care home

    Festive donation brings an early Christmas for Chesterfield care home

    CHRISTMAS came very early for one Chesterfield care home after a local supermarket donated unsold decorations.   Two enormous Christmas trees and bags of different coloured baubles were given to Barnfield Care Home just two weeks into the new year.   The festive decorations were left over from the Christmas sale at the town’s Clay […]

    24th January 2018 | By | Reply More
    Four generations celebrate 97th birthday with Ruby!

    Four generations celebrate 97th birthday with Ruby!

    Barnfield Care Home Resident Ruby Weeks celebrated her 97th birthday this week at a party with friends, colleagues, Anchor staff and three other generations of her own family. Joining on this momentous occasion were her daughter Carol, grandson Steve and great grandson Jake.   Ruby blew out her candles of her cake – all 97 […]

    20th December 2017 | By | Reply More
    Bunnies bring big grins to Chesterfield care home residents

    Bunnies bring big grins to Chesterfield care home residents

    BUNNY rabbits have put a spring in the step of elderly care home residents after a visit from a Chesterfield pet store.   Pets at Home took a pair of rabbits to Barnfield Care Home, in Holmewood, for the residents to pet.   The visit brought back happy memories for Betty Fenner, who previously worked […]

    7th December 2017 | By | Reply More
    Chesterfield’s elderly pay their respects to those who fell in both world wars

    Chesterfield’s elderly pay their respects to those who fell in both world wars

    CHESTERFIELD’s elderly paid their respects to those who fell in both world wars and later conflicts on Remembrance Sunday.   The residents of Barnfield Care Home all wore poppies with pride over the weekend commemorating the contribution of British and Commonwealth civilian and military service men and women.   The home, on Barnfield Close, took […]

    Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
    16th November 2017 | By | Reply More