ExtraCare Resident Stories

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media picture Sylvia Fairholme
Lark Hill Village, Nottingham
Channel 4

‘That’s my party piece,’ says 102-year-old Sylvia Fairholme as she bends over to touch her toes outside her apartment at Lark Hill Village.

media picture Pauleen Davies
Lark Hill Village, Nottingham
Channel 4

There’s a picture taking pride of place on the kitchen wall of Pauleen Davies’ apartment at Lark Hill Village. It’s a portrait of her, decorated in silver stars and drawn by one of the children taking part in Old People’s Home for 4 Year-Olds.

media picture Margaret Reynolds
Lark Hill Village, Nottingham
Channel 4

Margaret Reynolds, a former nursery teacher, says moving to Lark Hill Village was the best move she ever made.

media picture Lilian Calvert
Lark Hill Village, Nottingham
Channel 4

Lilian Calvert started tap dancing when she was just seven years old. It was during the war, and she asked her mother for a shilling for her first lesson. At 81 she's now teaching tap dancing at Lark Hill Village where she lives.

media picture Lavinia Faulkner
Lark Hill Village, Nottingham
Channel 4

Lavinia Faulkner has around 200 owl ornaments and pictures. They decorate her bungalow at Lark Hill Village where a picture of her great-granddaughter takes pride of place on the living room wall.

For further information on any of these case studies, please contact:

Lucy Clark, Communications Officer, on 02476 506011
lucy.clark@extracare.org.uk

Cheryl Flounders, Media Officer, on 07592 776 571 cheryl.flounders@extracare.org.uk 

Richard Tower, Communications Manager, on 0772 055 3658 richard.tower@extracare.org.uk