The Askham Beech Tree

Very sad to share that our beautiful, iconic Beech tree, that has stood watch over Askham House for the last three decades, is going to be felled next week. Unfortunately, the tree is suffering from a fungal infection called Meripilus Giganteus and cannot be...

Askham enjoys the snow!

  Residents and staff made the most of the snow day this weekend, enjoying the gardens in a slightly different way. Wrapped up warm they ventured out to enjoy the crisp white flakes. We also take this opportunity to welcome Frosty – our newest Askhamite complete with...
Fri 19th June, Vintage Tea Party

Fri 19th June, Vintage Tea Party

Each summer Askham takes part in National Care Home Open Day, which is a UK wide initiative inviting care homes to open their doors to their local communities. As with previous years we have used the day to have a grand party for our resident’s. This year we choose...