Rotary in tune with Larpool Lane residents

The Rotary Club of Whitby and District recently provided a fun afternoon of musical entertainment and refreshments for residents at Larpool Lane Care Home.

Tuesday, 4th February 2020, 4:02 pm
Updated Monday, 10th February 2020, 2:49 pm
The Old Contemptibles sang popular folk songs for the residents at Larpool Lane Care Home.

There were lots of smiling faces amongst residents and Rotarians at this annual event.

The Old Contemptibles – Rotarian Bob Cameron and his friends Bob Redding, Stephen Foster and John Tunaley – sang and played popular folk songs.

Rotarian Ian Dobson, accompanied by Ann Dobson, sang party songs, specially selected to bring back some happy memories.

A spokesman said: “Thank you to Rotarian David Sleightholme and Barbara Sleightholme for organising the Sing-a -long, and to Larpool Lane Care Home staff for their support with hosting the event.”

Visit the Rotary Club of Whitby’s website at to find out more about the group’s good work around the area.