Cradlehall care home Resident claims green finger award in HC-One gardening competitionThis year HC-One’s annual Gardening Competition saw a number of outstanding creations submitted from across its care homes in the UK. This year’s Gardening Competition has been even more significant in bringing joy and excitement to Residents and Colleagues, during what has been a difficult time for everyone due to the coronavirus pandemic.

This year’s green fingers award category winner, who are Residents living in HC-One care homes are:

Ray Sutherland at Cradlehall Care Home:

Ray has improved his mobility by getting out into the garden and has become a keen gardener, helping wherever he can. Ray can be relied upon to tend and water indoor herbs and plants. He also enjoys sitting outside in the garden and asks other Residents to join him in the charming garden for afternoon tea. Colleagues can always depend on Ray to help them with.

The judges of the HC-One Gardening Competition were incredibly grateful to all entrants for taking part and were especially impressed with this year’s prize winners. HC-One has had a great success with this year’s Gardening Competition and look forward to running the Gardening Competition in subsequent years to come.