Rothley Carers Raise £900 in the Pretty Muddy Race for Life - Ideal Carehomes
Team Mountview at the Pretty Muddy Race for Life.

Rothley Carers Raise £900 in the Pretty Muddy Race for Life

Staff members from Mountview care home in Rothley raised a massive £900 for Cancer Research UK when they took on the Pretty Muddy Race for Life.

The Pretty Muddy challengers, including Home Manager Peta Goodwin-Hill and Care Manager Maureen Murray, completed the Race for Life donned in pink attire.

85-year-old Mountview resident, Janet Adkin, said ‘We’re very proud of our wonderful care team for raising such a fantastic amount and finished the race for Cancer Research UK, and for doing it all whilst wearing tutus!’

The team at Mountview are now searching for their next fundraising challenge. Peta Goodwin-Hill said,

‘We’re in awe of the amount of support we received in completing the Pretty Muddy Race for Life, and we couldn’t be happier to have raised such an amazing amount for Cancer Research UK.

‘Thank you to all of our residents, their families and our incredible community to helping us to smash this goal – it was worth crawling through the mud for!’

You can meet Janet, Peta and the rest of the Mountview family at the home’s Tea at Three event every Tuesday, where all are welcome to pop by to Mountview’s vintage tearoom for a cuppa, cake and a chat.

To find out more, please call 0116 3033303 or email

Mountview is a residential and dementia care home located on Loughborough Road in Rothley, operated by Ideal Carehomes. With 66 ensuite bedrooms, attractive décor and landscaped gardens, it is rated ‘GOOD’ by the Care Quality Commission.