War related stories

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

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
Meyrick Rise throw a Veterans Day Party
19 November 2018
On 13th November, Meyrick Rise Care Home in ­­­Bournemouth honoured all those who served in the forces by holding our very own Veteran’s Day party!...read more
The Granby Care Home commemorates Armistice Day
19 November 2018
The Granby Care Home in Harrogate recently held some special events to commemorate Armistice Day. This year it was especially important as...read more
Resident Ann Sowersby at Oliver’s Mount Memorial
15 November 2018
Residents at Scarborough Hall Care Home in North Yorkshire have commemorated the centenary of the end of World War I with a weekend of events both at...read more