The Residents, Staff and Trustees at James Lloyd Almshouse Trust have a message for NHS staff, Social Care staff and all key workers at this moment in time – “for all that are and all that you do, we thank you”.
Hot stews will be served with mashed potato, rice or crusty bread, from 5pm on Saturday 29th February. Both meat and vegetarian options available. For catering purposes, please add your name to the list on the notice board in the common room.
Time to go back to the roaring 60’s, a night of entertainment, singing and dancing. Thank you all, for making a fabulous effort with your outfits – you were stunning! Well done Miss Smith for winning the best costume of the evening.
When James Lloyd died in 1865, this seemed to be an incentive for his widow Elmira Lloyd to do something very special for the women of Birmingham. She purchased land, building the original Almshouses in Small Heath in 1869, creating the charity we know today. 2019 was a year of celebration beginning in July with […]
Get your Mary Berry head on and start baking, we’re having a cake sale. Please join us for our annual Macmillan Coffee and Cake sale in aid of this very worthy cause. We will be in the Common Room from 11am with delicious treats, beverages and raffle tickets. There will also be a game of […]
Well worth the visit to Stratford Butterfly Farm, a total tropical butterfly paradise which allowed us to walk alongside some of the most beautiful butterflies in flight, some of which would land on us to hitch a ride! truly magical and enjoyed by all of us. Then off for a spot of lunch, a visit […]
Saturday 23rd June 5pm – Quiz Night – Looking for Teams of more than two, family and friends all welcome – the more the merrier. Nibbles, refreshments and raffle 5pm – Common Room PLEASE PUT SUGGESTED TEAM NAMES AND THOSE ATTENDING, ON LIST ON COMMON ROOM NOTICE BOARD *** ALL PROCEEDS RAISED TO BE DONATED TO […]
On Saturday 31st March, we had a fantastic display of Easter bonnets which many participants had created during our weekly craft sessions. 1st place was awarded to Janette, 2nd place to Avril and 3rd place to Sue – well done and thank you to all who entered and supported our chocolate filled afternoon delight.
In the interest of health & well-being, Zumba Gold classes have been introduced to our residents. Those who participate enjoy a structured seated class, once a week, that combines Latin and International music with a fun and effective workout with Anna-Maria.