Meadows Care Home celebrates 30th anniversary
PUBLISHED: 00:00 29 April 2020
The Meadows Care Home in Alfreton, the second of six homes to open in the Milford Care group, celebrated its 30th anniversary recently with a Ritz-style afternoon tea.
Meadows Care Home 30th anniversary
30th birthday cake made by Beaurepaire Patisserie
30th birthday cake made in memory of long-standing chef of The Meadows, Chris Adcock
Kara Gratton, Care and Development Manager, Lyn Hardy, Care Assistant, Jamie Lee Banner, Care Assistant, Linda Quinn, Admin Manager, Gail Dolman, Councillor, Pierre Falleth, Director of Milford Care, and Mayor Marlene Bennett MBE, Mayor of Alfreton
Pierre Falleth, Director of Milford Care, and Mayor Marlene Bennett MBE, Mayor of Alfreton
Lyn Hardy, Care Assistant, and Jamie Lee Banner, Care Assistant
Kara Gratton, Care and Development Manager, and Mayor Marlene Bennett MBE, Mayor of Alfreton
Michelle Sanders, Home Manager of The Meadows and Linda Quinn, Admin Manager, presented flowers by the Milford Care team in celebration of 30 years of successful teamwork.
Steve Dobb, Director, with his wife Nova Dobb presented with flowers by Kara Gratton, Care and Development Manager, as a thank you for supporting the 30 successful years of running The Meadows
Meadows Resident Nellie with staff: Jo Bagshaw, Jodie Ainsworth, Jayne Walker, Zoe Monaghem, Lynn Donaghy, Linda Smith, Teresa Braisford, Nicola Davis, Cheryl Trayler, Liz Lawn, Tracy Gilbert and Julia Davies
The home, which was rated ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) last year, went the extra mile to make the day special for residents and their families with glasses of prosecco followed by afternoon tea served on vintage crockery.
‘We are proud of the Meadows as it’s such an active part of the Alfreton community,’ said Milford Care’s Director, Pierre Falleth. ‘The residents, relatives and staff are all one big family and that was evident on this special occasion, one filled with love and happiness.’
Guests included the Mayor of Alfreton, Marlene Bennett MBE, who spoke of being at the home’s opening day 30 years ago and how she has been a regular visitor to the home since it opened.
For details visit: www.milfordcare.co.uk/the-meadows