Smiles for Captain Tom’s 100 challenge
The Trustees joined the national campaign initiated by the Captain Tom Foundation, to raise awareness of almshouses as a unique form of affordable social housing which has at its heart one of Captain Tom’s key legacies: combating loneliness.
Pictured outside Barton's Hospital on 1st May 2021, from left to right, are
Cllr Patrick Fealey (representing Gawcott and Lenborough Parish Council)
Cllr and Town Mayor Geraldine Collins (ex-officio as Town Mayor of Buckingham)
Dr Roger Harrington (Chair of the Trustee Board - Co-opted Trustee)
Cllr Anthony Ralph (representing Buckingham Town Council)
Cllr Jon Harvey (Co-opted Trustee)
Cllr Paul Hirons (representing Buckingham Town Council)
Robert Legrove (Co-opted Trustee)
Barton's Hospital Refurbishment
Work was completed early in 2020 on the refurbishment of the Barton's Hospital Almshouses
in Church Street.
The Official Opening
of the newly refurbished Christ's Hospital Almshouses took place on 20th March 2015.