Orchard House residents make bread and try foods at Wisbech Tesco day out

PUBLISHED: 17:14 02 April 2015 | UPDATED: 17:14 02 April 2015

Orchard House residents enjoyed a day out at Tesco.

Orchard House residents enjoyed a day out at Tesco.

Archant

Members of the Orchard House Care Home in Wisbech appeared at the town’s Tesco store last week as part of an organised visit.

Residents baked hot cross buns.Residents baked hot cross buns.

The visit, planned by the community champion from the store, Heidi Mote, took place on March 27.

Residents participated in various food activities, including making bread and tasting different fruits, cheeses and hams.

At the end of their trip, they were able to take back freshly-made hot cross buns to the home to show fellow residents what they were missing out on.

Speaking on the event, Mote said: “The residents who came had a wonderful time.”

Orchard House is a privately owned care home that holds 67 residents and is dedicated to caring for adults who are over 65.

The home provides general care for those suffering with illnesses such as dementia, mental and physical disabilities.

Specialist care is also provided to patients who suffer with symptoms from illnesses such as Alzheimer’s, speech impairment and Motor Neurone Disease.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Wisbech Standard. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Wisbech Standard