Actress Amanda Barrie, well known to many for her part as Alma Baldwin in Coronation Street, officially opened the new development at Oaktree Court Nursing Home, Wellington.
Somerset Hills Chorus also sang a medley of numbers including Rock Around The Clock for residents, staff and visitors. Guests were entertained with the Birds of Prey and also Punch and Judy.
Courtfields Community School student Emma Lane was presented with a gift voucher as her prize for winning an art competition with her picture based on a wildlife theme. Emma’s school was also presented with a cheque for £100.
A cheque was presented to St Margarets Hospice, as the home raised £820 by organising a bring and buy sale and a raffle. A big thank you was given to carer Rosemarie Stevens as she worked extremely hard in organising all the fundraising activites for the Hospice.
For more information regarding Oaktree Court please visit www.majesticare.co.uk/care-homes/oaktree-court-care-home or call 01823 662032