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Burns' Night was celebrated (one day early) complete with all the usual traditions.
Our new Chaplain, Angela Townshend is now working on Monday and Wednesday afternoons and she will be holding her first Communion Service on Wednesday 25th January 2017 at 2.30pm in the Activities Room.
On Friday 30th December 2016, our Residents joined together to celebrate the end of another year with party fun & games.
On Monday 19th December, the Blackheath & Bramley Choral Society came to Birtley for the annual Carol Concert which was a lovely, family get-together.
On Monday 19th December, we are looking forward to our annual carol concert, held in the Drawing Room, with Blackheath & Bramley Choral Society. The evening commences at 6.30pm with mulled wine & mince pies, with the carols starting at 7pm. If you are able to join us, do please let us know in advance so we have an idea of numbers. We look forward to seeing you.
The Bramley area is currently suffering from a major gas incident with many properties in the area having their gas supply turned off and 20,000 litres of water being extracted from the gas network. However, Birtley House Residents are warm & cosy, thanks to the woodchip boiler and special gas supply.
On Monday 5th December, we had a Christingle and Advent wreath-making session. The results were very festive and got everyone into the Christmas spirit.
The Times Magazine on 26th November 2016 had an article featuring Birtley House.
Have you got what it takes to join the best Care Team in Surrey?
Birtley House was awarded Care Team of the Year and Simon Whalley received the Outstanding Contribution to Social Care Award. The Awards were held on Friday 18th November at Epsom Downs Racecourse with over 400 care employers and staff assembled.
The Carousel Theatre Company put on a puppet show for our residents at Birtley House
'Teamwork makes the dream work'
Throwback to 'Burns Night' at Birtley House
Another day for intergenerational learning to take place
A group coffee morning for all to enjoy
Well rested and returning home...
A family affair at our annual Carol concert