Summer at Ferndene

Birthdays!

Our lovely lady Gwen was 108 on Sunday 24th here are some photo’s of the fabulous day she had, even the Salvation Army came and played outside of the home for her, we had some children from the local home brings cards and gifts that they had made. Tesco’s donated flowers and a bottle of Asti and some candles for her cake, and Morrisons donated flowers, balloons and a huge chocolate cake which Gwen ecstatic over, it’s her favorite thing chocolate. She had a lovely day!

Happy 80th Birthday to Barry on the 12th of May! Barry’s family came to celebrate with him social distancing style, what a fantastic way to celebrate!

So Many Thank you's!

We just want to say a massive THANK YOU to all the generous family’s, friends and relatives who have made donations to Ferndene over the past weeks. We’ve really enjoyed the chocolates, biscuits, cakes and multitude of sweet treats we’ve been sent! Above all we’re totally overwhelmed by the kindness and support we have been shown from you all! We cant wait to see you all again! 🌈💙

VE Day Celebrations!

Ferndene VE Day 

Well we didn’t have our street party and entertainment as planned due to the shielding and lockdown but we have had a super day .

 

Some of our residents did the minutes silence along with VE themed puzzles and games . We have played wartime songs throughout the home and some of our residents have danced .

The residents had a beautiful lamb dinner and sherry trifle for dinner! We had a sweet and cake trolley with buffet tea and home made lemonade for tea .

We plan to have our street party in August all being well! Thank you to everyone who worked so hard to make this a lovely celebration! 

Enjoying the weather!

Our lovely residents and staff have been enjoying a visit from the local ice cream van to help keep them cool in this glorious weather! 🍦