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Franklin House win PG Tips Competition

October 14th 2013

Franklin House have been named the winner of Care UK’s competition for the best tea party. Care UK homes across the country took part and ran their own 1950’s themed tea parties, supported by preferred supplier PG Tips, who provided each home with different flavoured teas and a CD of 1950’s music.

Franklin House went that little bit further than your typical tea party - the team worked hard to create an authentic tea room for the residents, with a gramophone, vintage tea adverts and a life sized cardboard cut-out of Her Majesty! The residents were thrilled to see the Queen at their tea party and enjoyed having their photo taken with her.

Activities Coordinator, Lola, also sourced some vintage fabric and, with a little help from her friends, made head ties and aprons for the team. Resembling 1950’s tea ladies, each team member took on the name of the tea they were serving – Miss Lemon, Miss Earl Grey etc. and served the residents the different flavoured teas.

Lola and Home Manager, Nompilo, happily accepted a beautiful hamper full of goodies as their prize, courtesy of Unilever and PG Tips.

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Delivering high quality nursing care, Franklin House in West Drayton offers care and compassion for your loved one. Providing dedicated and professional care, our team at Franklin House take time to listen to residents, understanding their preferences, interests and who they really are. These details are included in their tailored care to create an all-round person-centred service. With comfortable lounges, spacious dining rooms, and a welcoming atmosphere, your loved one will feel right at home. Outside there are landscaped gardens and inside the home even has its own pub! Your loved one becomes our loved one, allowing you to relax knowing they are safe and cared for.

Franklin House
The Green
Off Rickards Close
West Drayton
Greater London
UB7 7PW

0189 5807 576

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