A Royal Celebration!


Posted on 21st Nov 2023 by Imogen Bowers
The manager of Norwich care home Corton House smiles and jokes with resident Norma, he is holding a life size cut out of King Charles. Both are laughing.

Corton House residents were recently lucky to receive an invitation to a local event put on by Age UK Norwich, in celebration of the King's birthday and the community of older people in Norfolk. Of course, our Activities Coordinator and Registered Manager snapped up this opportunity to support our residents to be connected with the community!

Accompanied by our brilliant team of staff, those residents who chose to attend enjoyed a delicious afternoon tea, music, games, and some fun with some life size cardboard cut-outs of the King and Queen! Much fun was had by all, as you can see from the fantastic pictures below!

A Norwich care home resident dances with the Activities Coordinator at a party

A resident smiles at a cardboard cut out of the King

A group of older people in norfolk dancing at Age UK's royal celebration event

Corton House resident smiling with a cut out of the king

A care home resident smiles next to a cardboard figure of Queen Camilla

A band play onstage underneath union flag bunting

Afternoon tea on the table with smiling residents drinking tea at an event

Norwich care home resident Doreen smiles between cut outs of the king and queen

Two residents from Norwich care home Corton House smile wearing union jack hats

Corton House care home manager Jason smiles with a resident at the party

Two care home residents laughing and wearing union jack hats

Norwich care home resident David smiles with Corton House administrator Sophie

Corton House resident Delphine wears flags on her head with chaplain Rhonwen

Norwich care home manager Jason smiles with a resident during afternoon tea

Flags and afternoon tea on a table before three smiling corton house residents

Norfolk care home resident Martin smiles at the party, wearing a union flag hat

Care home manager Jason laughs and jokes with resident Norma.

Corton House care home manager at the royal event with resident Delphine

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