Father Christmas and his little helpers were on hand to greet visitors to Milner House at the home's annual Christmas Party.
Residents, relatives and visitors were able to meet Santa in his grotto which went to well with the children! Visitors also took part in the guess the weight of the cake competition, tombola and carol singing whilst enjoying mulled wine and mince pies.
Home manager Tosh Latchman said: “The residents had great fun planning the event with staff and their families. They helped us to decorate the tree and they came up with ideas for making the rest of the home look festive.
Milner House is one of 25 former Southern Cross care homes that have transferred to Care UK. The company is one of the top five providers of residential care and the leading independent provider for health and social care in the UK.