Special visitors at seaside care home open day

Care Inspectorate

Special visitors at seaside care home open day

Care Inspectorate

Care Inspectorate Chief Executive Annette Bruton and Chair Paul Edie, spent several hours being shown round Astley House care home in North Berwick, East Lothian, as part of National Care Home Open Day, an initiative backed by Baroness Joan Bakewell.
They joined residents for afternoon tea with scones, strawberries and cream and enjoyed a performance from a local musician who leads a weekly sing-along for residents. Read the full story.
It is estimated almost 2500 care homes across the UK opened to their local community on Jun 21.