Newark Care Home Launches Free Lunch for Over 65s - Ideal Carehomes

Newark Care Home Launches Free Lunch for Over 65s

Bowbridge Court care home in Newark are supporting their community by offering monthly home-cooked lunches for over 65’s in the area, free of charge.

On the second Wednesday of each month, the over 65s community will be welcomed to Bowbridge Court to have lunch with the residents. Each month, the lunch’s theme will change so diners can experience different foods from around the world.

The first lunch will take place on Wednesday 9th August from 12:30, with an ‘English Seaside’ theme. Guests will be able to enjoy traditional, homemade fish and chips.

101-year-old resident, Edna Dobney, said, ‘It will be lovely to try different foods from around the world as I have never been out of the country. I am also looking forward to meeting others, getting to know them, and sharing their experiences.’

Sara Scott, the Home Manager at Bowbridge Court, said, ‘We’re always looking for new ways to offer a helping hand to our local community, so we hope this gives people something to look forward to each month. Our residents are really looking forward to meeting everyone!’

To book your place at Bowbridge Court’s monthly over 65’s lunch, please call 01636 605 528, or email

Bowbridge Court is a luxury residential and dementia care home operated by Ideal Carehomes. With an all-inclusive fee, residents will have peace of mind without having to worry about extra costs. Bowbridge Court is proud to be rated as GOOD by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).