Sherrie Hewson opens new dementia suite at Priory Court Care Home in Stamford
A new dementia suite has been opened by a Coronation Street and Benidorm legend.
Sherie Hewson officially opened the six-bed Burghley Suite at Priory Court Care Home on Thursday (March 28) by unveiling a plaque.
She was joined by residents and staff for the unveiling along with Medieval Minstrel Dante Ferrara who provided music.
Charlotte Baines, activities coordinator at Priory Court, said: “It was a lovely afternoon with so many people involved.
“Sherrie is an ambassador for Avery Care (owners of Priory Court) and has a close-link to dementia as one of her family members suffers from it I believe.
“It’s in an area of the where we have made space for the dementia suite and it’s good to see it open.
“Everybody had a great time at the opening.
“There was a nice cake and Dante Ferrara provided some music at the party.
“We’ve named it the Burghley Suite to keep a local link with Stamford which is very nice.
“It’s not yet available for residents to move into but we are open for enquires should people be interested.”
Call 01780 766130 for more on the dementia suite at Priory Court.