Celebrations as women mark big birthdays
Two Bourne care home residents have celebrated incredible milestones.
On Saturday (December 23), Freda Dewey was 106, while Evelyn Palmer turned 100 on the same day.
The pair celebrated their special occasions with family at Abbey Court Care home in Bourne where they both live.
Evelyn was born in a pub in Gedney Drove End in Lincolnshire and worked at a machine factory during the Second World War and as a chef.
Her culinary skills were so impressive she was taken on as personal chef for composer Roger Sacheverell Coke.
She cooked for a host of famous faces from the music world at Roger’s... read more
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