Residents joined the staff at the care home in Yapton as they were recognised for their long service and also their hard work throughout the pandemic.

Celebrations also included the home being awarded the Carehome.co.uk award at the recent Shaw Star Awards for the third year running.

Mary Latter, Service Manager, commented: “I am beyond proud of my team and the way everyone has pulled together over the last 20 months so it is great it has been recognised. We hope we will be able to invite more people to even more events in 2022 for everyone to see our wonderful home”.

Guests included Shaw’s CEO, Russell Brown, Chief Operating officer, Mike Smith and Regional Director, Martin Vanhinsbergh.