Whittlesey woman is 100 on Remembrance Day

Constance Peace born on
Armistice Day will celebrate her 100th birthday at a Whittlesey care
home.. Connie Hailstone was born on the day when World War One was
officially declared over, and given a name to reflect the hope for
lasting peace. She is preparing to celebrate her 100th birthday this
Remembrance Day. Pictured with her nursing staff and friends. Hermitage Home, Whittlesey
Tuesday 06 November 2018.
Picture: TERRY HARRIS.

Constance Peace will be surrounded
by friends and staff at the Whittlesey care home where she lives as she
celebrates her special day this Remembrance Sunday.

Connie was born on the day when the peace truce was signed to mark the end of World War one.

The doctor who delivered Connie Hailstone suggested she should be called Joy or Peace.

Full story and more pictures here

Whittlesey woman is 100 on Remembrance Day

Published by Residential Forum

The Residential Forum is to promote the achievement of high standards of care and support for children and adults living in residential care and nursing homes, supported housing, residential schools and colleges, hospices and hostels. It contributes to improving the quality of service to the public. Members of the Forum are people of standing and experience drawn from the public, private and voluntary sectors, as well as some who can speak for service users and carers.

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