Mallard Court care home in Bridlington celebrates International Women’s Day

Residents at Mallard Court care home in Bridlington recently marked International Women’s Day (IWD) by spending the day celebrating the achievements of wonderful trail-blazing women throughout history.

Thursday, 11th March 2021, 7:59 am
Mallard Court residents took part in discussions about the role of the many different women who have shaped history from Cleopatra and Boudica to Florence Nightingale, Marie Curie and the Queen.

Residents at Mallard Court care home in Bridlington recently marked International Women’s Day (IWD) by spending the day celebrating the achievements of wonderful trail-blazing women throughout history.

IWD celebrates women’s contributions to society, raises awareness about the fight for gender parity and inspires support for organisations that support women.

A spokeswoman said: “Residents took part in discussions about the role of the many different women who have shaped history from Cleopatra and Boudica to Florence Nightingale, Marie Curie and the Queen. They talked about the important women in their own lives and celebrated the achievements of their fellow residents. They also viewed pictures on the big screen of famous women.”