Green fingered Hartismere Place residents celebrate Tour of Britain

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Residents at Hartismere Place got to work on their bikes to celebrate the Tour of Britain racing past the care home.

To mark the occasion, residents at Hartismere Place came up with a theme for their two-wheeled creations before starting work transforming a vintage bike into an eye-catching reminiscence display for the home.

After a busy day of decorating the allotment-inspired bike – complete with life-size farmer - the team at Hartismere Place revealed the finished creation, which was displayed in the home for residents and guests to enjoy.

Angela Hodge, customer relations manager at Hartismere Place, said: “We were thrilled to hear that the Tour of Britain would be passing so closely to the home, and with so many residents excited about the race, we wanted to find a way to celebrate the occasion.

“The residents had a brilliant time coming up with themes and suggestions for our display, and it has been a real talking point for everyone at the home. We were delighted to be able to take part in such a special event for the local area.” 

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Castleton Way, Eye, Suffolk, IP23 7DD

Hartismere Place

Hartismere Place

CQC Rating: Outstanding
  • Residential care
  • Dementia care
  • Nursing care
  • Nursing dementia care
  • Respite care
  • End of life care
  • Day club

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