In November we celebrate two big birthday’s that we feel deserve an extra special mention.
Monty turned 95 years old on 01st November & Wilfreda is 90 years old on 21st November.
We are holding a special joint birthday party with a singer Ian Jenkins coming in to perform.
You are all very welcome to come and enjoy such a special occasion with us.
Ian will be ready to sing from 2pm onwards
Also in November:
will be performing at Bankfield on the 30th November 2017
Friends and families of residents lets get your rock & roll clothes out
Come and dance the afternoon away with us.
Feel free to come in your fancy dress and enjoy it
As November draws to a close we start to think about our Christmas activities
7th December – St Luke’s Carol Singers & Church service will be here
Singing to residents and also holding a church service
15th December – 2017
Residents & Staff Christmas Party – 6.30pm onwards
Please come along with your family and enjoy the night.
Lots of singing and dancing.
More parties to be organised yet and we will keep you posted.
The Melody Boys were excellent and loved by everyone.
Everyone had an amazing time thank you to everyone for there hard work in putting it all together and for the decorations.
MacMillan Coffee Morning
We had huge success with prizes being donated for the tombola and lot of people baking cakes to be sold and some for our residents dinners
ALZHEIMER’S WALK SEPTEMBER 2017
September saw a special walk carried out by 6 members of staff & a family member + a relative of a resident
This wasn’t just any walk it was a walk which thousands of people turned out for on a cold muddy day. Whether they was raising money for past loved one’s who suffered with this disease or raising money to help towards research. Bankfield Babes raised a total of £264.00
RUSTY THE DONKEY
A very warm and welcome visit from Rusty the Donkey. Rusty came to meet the residents and staff of Bankfield on 29th June.
Rusty certainly brought some cheer and smiles had all around…….
Alan Thew comes in to Bankfield and conducts a church service once a month for all residents.
Fish, Chips and Peas.
Last Friday of every month fish chips and peas are supplied and delivered from our local chippy.
St Patricks Night was a huge success and cant thank everyone enough for there support.
Lots of Birthday Celebrations between January & February 2017
Singing for the brain
Singing for the brain is a stimulatory activity with Peter
23rd September, 28th October, 25th November 11am – 12pm.
Also there will be a Christmas special on 20th December 2pm – 3.30pm.
Tracing steps music and move
Queens Party 2016
St Patricks Day 2016