Knowle Park shortlisted for Best Kept Garden of the Year award - Caring Homes Group

Recipient: Caring Homes Group

Date: Thursday 06 Jul 2017

Knowle Park care home, in Cranleigh, Surrey, was shortlisted for the best kept garden title at the Caring Homes Group Recognition Awards.

With more than 5,500 employees across the group and more than 140 homes and services Knowle Park beat off stiff competition to be shortlisted for the Best Kept Garden of the Year award.

The awards were presented at a glittering ceremony hosted at the Grove Hotel in Watford and presented by musician and singer Ronan Keating.

Following a review of over 3,000 nominations received from colleagues and people supported for the awards, Knowle Park was nominated for its garden.

Knowle Park care home in Cranleigh, Surrey provides excellent residential, dementia and nursing care for up to 46 elderly people. It was rated Good in the latest CQC inspection which took place in February.

The judges shared the views of one nomination which stated; “The gardens at Knowle Park are vast and tended to with total dedication by the team. The gardens here are used as often by possible by residents and relatives, regardless of the season.”

Attended by over 340 guests the evening was a great occasion, with colleagues and business partners coming together to celebrate the very best care and support provided by outstanding people.

Paul Jeffery, CEO, Caring Homes Group stated; “The Recognition Awards 2017, provided an opportunity to showcase talent, dedication and commitment, as well as demonstrate the crucial role our professionals play in caring for some of the most vulnerable people in our society.

"It’s very important that we celebrate success, from the finalists nominated, to the thousands of our colleagues making a significant contribution to caring for and supporting people all over the UK.”

The event was generously sponsored by Caring Homes Group’s business partners, who together made the event possible.

If you would like to find out more about life at Knowle Park and the care they offer, or to request a meeting with the Home Manager, please contact the home.