Rotherham St Mary’s School choir bring festive care to dementia patients

Youngsters from a primary choir delivered Christmas cheer to patients and their families on a hospital unit in Rotherham.

Monday, 9th December 2019, 11:06 am
Updated Thursday, 12th December 2019, 3:32 pm

St Mary’s Catholic Primary School choir from Herringthorpe visited patients at The Woodlands, Moorgate. It provides care for people aged over 65 with mental health problems, including dementia.

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They sang at a carol service led by Father Andy Graydon, before wishing everyone a Merry Christmas.

Worker Tracey Green, who organised the event, said: “I’d like to say a big thank you to the children and staff from St Mary’s for visiting us. They sang beautifully and our patients are still talking about what a wonderful time they had!”