Fair Havens News – 106 Years Young on 1st April (It’s true!)

Dorothy Saunders lives at Fair Havens in Southampton and celebrated her 106th birthday on 1st April.  She was born in Southampton in 1913 – that’s before the start of World War I! The community at Fair Havens helped Dorothy celebrate with a special lunch and then preparations were made for a Mad Hatters Tea Party […]

Fair Havens News – Party, Panto and 104th Birthday!

Our Christmas Party and Pantomime took place on Friday 21st December and was thoroughly enjoyed by residents and visitors alike. As well as the Panto, there were Christmas carols, games, a raffle and the hot chocolate being served looked good enough to be a prize in itself!   Congratulations to our lovely resident, Eva who […]

Fair Havens News – Hawaiian Cocktail Party

We have recently had a Hawaiian Cocktail Party at the home for the residents and their families. Everyone seemed to thoroughly enjoy themselves. There was a small amount of nibbles, and burgers and hotdogs were also available to purchase along with the choice of alcoholic cocktails and Mocktails for those who didn’t want alcohol.  Here […]

Fair Havens News – Mad Hatters Tea Party

We held a Mad Hatters Tea Party to say thank you to our residents on how well they were coping with the heat. Different shaped sandwiches, pineapple and cheese on sticks, Mad Hatters themes … a great afternoon was had by all. 

Fair Havens News – 105th Birthday, and Lunch in the Sun

It was a very special day at Fair Havens when Dorothy turned 105! The pictures show before and after when she blew the candles out on her birthday cake. There was also great rejoicing as we welcomed the first bit of real sun with lunch in the garden, maybe more so this year having experienced […]

Fair Havens News – Pictures from the Summer at Fair Havens

Fair Havens News – Harpist

We had a harpist come in to our home recently and the residents loved listening to her beautiful playing and lovely singing.  

Fair Havens News – A Fun-Filled Month!

Here at Fair Havens we have had a fun-filled month! We have had the Ukulele players in – they were brilliant and the residents loved them. We had a Baby Shower for one of the carers and also a Leaving Party on the same day and this gave the residents a chance to say goodbye […]