Marston Court News - Dec 2011The Winning Christmas Cake!
On Wednesday 7th December, we very pleased to welcome Chief Executive, Nigel Reed to Marston Court to take a look at our 'award-winning' Christmas Cake and offer his congratulaGerard returns...!
Keyboard player, Gerard Scott has just come back from touring the world on a cruise ship and playing venues in Sydney, Australia! But he had to get back for the most importaRainbows and Brownies!
On Saturday Marston Court was overun with 25 little girls and their minders! There were two groups - the RChristmas Shopping!
Three of our residents decided they would like a trip to Cowley Centre to get some presents for their friends and loved ones... Joyce, Elsie and Eleanor reaBells, Bells, Bells!
Every year we get into the festive spirit when the Wolvercote Handbell Ringers come along to ring out some of our favourite Christmas carols!The Great Mince Pie X Factor...
Tension mounted as we had to decide which Mince Pies were the best! It was a tough job, but someone had to do it....! Some of the 'taste-test' panel...Jean, Phyllis, JJovan in Christmas Mood!
Jovan is our most regular entertainer at Marston Court... so with Christmas round the corner, it was essential that he came back to play some Christmas songs for us!Our Christmas Party!
On Saturday 17th December we had our Christmas Party for residents and their families... We had a fantastic turnout, and the atmosphere was electric! About an hour before thThe Great Skittles Challenge!
Our nearest neighbour is Townsend House in Headington, where Kathryn the Activities Co-ordinator challenged us to a skittles match with her residents! So off we went to ToTickled Pink!
We were tickled pink when Tickled Pink came to visit! Everyone loves traditional Christmas entertainment!Christmas Day at Marston Court!
The dedicated staff who came in on Christmas Day did our residents proud! Diane was on duty, not only as Care Leader, but also Chief Photographer for the day! This is DianeWe Came 1st!
This year's Christmas Cake competition was won by the clever residents at Marston Court! After weeks of secretly beavering away with the plans for an award winning cake, the