Hilda’s royal congratulations

Hilda Steward celebrating her 100th birthday. (d603b336)
Hilda Steward celebrating her 100th birthday. (d603b336)

Care home folk, staff and family celebrated the 100th birthday of one resident.

Hilda Steward marked her centenary at The Hawthornes, Mill Lane, Birkenshaw, with a party, songs and entertainment.
She also received a card from the Queen and pensions secretary Ian Duncan Smith.

Hopme deputy manager Jane Ellis said: “Hilda had a lovely day. She got a lot of flowers and presents. We had a party and she really enjoyed herself.”