Oscars night at Banbury's Larkrise

While stars of the silver screen were making their acceptance speeches last month the real stars could be found at a Banbury care home as they brought the Oscars to town.

Tuesday, 12th March 2019, 12:01 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th March 2019, 12:10 pm
Larkrise Academy Awards

Residents dug out their best dresses and smart suits for the red carpet event as awards such as Best Dressed and Best Dancer were handed out. The event was part of the care homes 'I can't believe it's a care home' initiative and will be repeated next year.

Staff and residents celebrate the Oscars
Resident Ron with two awards. "Brilliant, I was in awe." he said
Special Oscar food was prepared in house
Lyndsay Sard, Larkrise Home manager and Karla Quick, activity coordinator
Another Larkrise winner
Karla congratulates Ron on his Oscar win
It was an all singing all dancing affair