War related stories

Read our blog posts below to find out about how we honour our veterans at brighterkind care homes.

Hempton Field Care Home in Oxford have a charming visit from the Chinnor war horses
13 November 2019
The residents at Hempton Field Care Home have recently enjoyed a special visit from the Chinnor War Horses. The Chinnor War Horses and their riders...read more
Ross Court Care Home in Herefordshire held a special Remembrance Sunday event
11 November 2019
Residents and the team at Ross Court Care Home invited the Ross Royal British Legion to join them to pay their respects on Remembrance Sunday. The...read more
Hamilton House Care Home in Buckingham pay their respects on Remembrance Sunday
11 November 2019
“The display looks beautiful.” Residents and the team at Hamilton House Care Home created a beautiful display for Remembrance Sunday this year....read more
Residents at Meyrick Rise Care Home remember D-Day 75 years on
12 June 2019
“It really takes me back to when I was a 19-year old girl when D-Day happened. It’s great that we have celebrated and paid our respects to those who...read more
War Hero Eric receives Legion of honour at Cookridge Court Care Home
5 December 2018
On 22nd November, Resident Eric Lawson at Cookridge Court Care Home in Leeds was awarded the highest French medal of honour, the Legion d’honneur,...read more
Team members and children from our local primary school commemorating Remembrance Day together
19 November 2018
On 9th November, residents, relatives and team members at Boroughbridge Manor Care Home in North Yorkshire were joined by children from the local...read more