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Bolton’s only OUTSTANDING rated care home

The Bakewells Care Home & The Deane Residential Dementia Care

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New Garden Sails!

At the recent residents meeting it was requested that, if possible, more shade was provided in the garden. Our friendly gardener 'Simon' (who has been with us for over 22 year...

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Armchair Travel!

Our residents took part in some “Armchair Travelling” by taking part in a live zoom call to Perth Australia.  Vi and other residents chatted with her son Michael and his ...

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Bakewells Crufts 2022!

Last week you will no doubt be aware there was the national Crufts competition, so we decided to hold our own for our residents! We asked all of the families and staff members...

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Pancake Day!

This week we hosted the annual pancake day which everybody loved. There was a pancake flipping competition and a everyone made their own pancakes using their favourite topping...

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Valentines Day!

The love bug visited us all at the Bakewells on Valentines Day. We had lots of activities from making chocolate strawberries to flower arranging and we topped it off with a lo...

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NEW SIGNING IN SYSTEM

In anticipation of visiting restrictions being lifted further we have installed a new signing in system.  All visitors, health care professionals and contractors will be requ...

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ABBA MANIA!

This week we joined in with a virtual ABBA concert. Lots of the residents and carers were involved and we all had a great afternoon. Especially our "Dancing Queen!" [galler...

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Updated Visiting Restrictions

We have a case of covid in the home and have been advised by Bolton’s Infection Control Team that the home must be closed to non-essential visitors for 28 days from the last...

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Pet Therapy… Meet Poppy!

Meet Poppy, the newest addition to our activities team who is now an officially recognised "Pets as Therapy" accredited dog. Poppy had to undertake a full assessment by a vet ...

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BONFIRE CELEBRATIONS WITH A DIFFERENCE

It’s that time of year again and unfortunately this is the second year we are unable to be together for bonfire night.  A number of our neighbours have approached the home ...

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Happy Halloween!

Recently at the Bakewells we had a wide variety of Halloween activities! These included Halloween bingo, a Halloween quiz and making Zombie sandwiches and biscuits. It was...

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Infection Control Audit

Last week Bolton Foundation NHS trust carried out their annual Infection Control Audit here at the Bakewells.  The audit is very in-depth and checks such things as: The ...

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THE BAKEWELLS & THE DEANE, 102 JUNCTION ROAD, DEANE, BOLTON, BL3 4NE
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