Search

East End care home residents celebrate Bengali New Year

PUBLISHED: 19:00 26 April 2010 | UPDATED: 15:55 05 October 2010

photo

photo

STAFF and residents at an East End care home were in the party mood to celebrate the Bengali New Year last week. On Wednesday last week Sonali Gardens in Shadwell was full of fun and festivities with music, dance and a feast to mark Pohela Boishakh, the f

STAFF and residents at an East End care home were in the party mood to celebrate the Bengali New Year last week.

On Wednesday last week Sonali Gardens in Shadwell was full of fun and festivities with music, dance and a feast to mark Pohela Boishakh, the first day of the Bengali calendar.

Care home manager Jesmin Hannan said: "This is a very special time of year for many of our residents and they had an absolutely wonderful day. We also enjoyed welcoming many new faces to Sonali Gardens to celebrate with us.

"The place looked spectacular and was decorated with bright beautiful colours and flowers.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad. Coronavirus is one of the greatest challenges our community has ever faced, but if we all play our part we will defeat it. We're here to serve as your advocate and trusted source of local information.

In these testing times, your support is more important than ever. Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the East London Advertiser