Barchester's latest luxury care home is declared open

Tewkesbury Fields, Barchester Healthcare’s new luxury care home in Bushley, has opened its doors in style, with a Grand Opening performed by the Lord-Lieutenant of Gloucestershire, Edward Gillespie OBE, in front of assembled community leaders.  Pictured here are (L to R): James Culley (General Manager), Lorna Rose (Managing Director – Central Region), Xin Zhao (Regional Director), Lord-Lieutenant Edward Gillespie OBE, Simon McCall (Commercial Director).

General Manager, James Culley, and Homes Services Advisor, Emma Smith, hosted members of the local community and invited them to look around the impressive new care home which is now open and is welcoming its first residents.

At Tewkesbury Fields, the friendly team provides bespoke residential and respite care in beautiful surroundings, with delicious home-cooked meals prepared by talented chefs, a café for socialising and enjoying freshly baked treats and a choice of daily life-enrichment activities to add joy and laughter to each day.

General Manager, James Culley, commented: “We are delighted our home is now open, our residents are at the heart of everything we do at Tewkesbury Fields, and we look forward to welcoming them and their families, and delivering best-in-sector personalised care.”

“We take pride in really getting to know each of our residents to provide tailored care and support, ensuring dignity and choice in every aspect of daily life.”

Speaking at the opening event, Edward Gillespie OBE, Lord-Lieutenant of Gloucestershire said: “I am delighted to be here to open Tewkesbury Fields care home, after what I know has been a truly comprehensive refurbishment. It is very good to see Barchester investing with such confidence in the future of care in the county – that investment will ensure not only top quality facilities, up-to-date accommodation and world-class care, but also jobs, training and a boost to the local economy.

“It is clear from everyone I have met today how dedicated the Barchester teams are to the people that they care for, and it’s reassuring to know that the people of Tewkesbury and beyond will receive a warm welcome at Tewkesbury Fields, and that their needs will be met with respect and dignity.”

If you are considering care for yourself or for a loved one, the expert team at Tewkesbury Fields are available to answer any questions you may have about what life will be like in our home and the types of support we offer. Please call 01684 850311 to book an appointment.