Surprise party for Frances’ 25 years

Frances Simpson, fourth left, is presented with a certificate to mark 25 years service at the Parkside Nursing Home in Forest Town, by Monarch Healthcare Operations Manager Jackie Perry, also pictured are some of her colleagues who put on a surprise celebration for her last Thursday.
Frances Simpson, fourth left, is presented with a certificate to mark 25 years service at the Parkside Nursing Home in Forest Town, by Monarch Healthcare Operations Manager Jackie Perry, also pictured are some of her colleagues who put on a surprise celebration for her last Thursday.

Frances Simpson, fourth left, is presented with a certificate to mark 25 years service at the Parkside Nursing Home, Forest Town, by Monarch Healthcare Operations Manager Jackie Perry. Also pictured are some of her colleagues who put on a surprise celebration for her.

Julie Newton, manager at Parkside, said: “It was a day she will never forget for the rest of her days.
“Her face was an absolute picture and she could have done with a minibus to get all her presents home.”