A care home group that runs Merryfield House Nursing Home in Witney has been voted one of the best in the UK by residents and their families.

Based on its reviews from residents, their friends and relatives, Peverel Court Care was voted one of the top 20 care homes providers in the South East.

It will receive an award from the leading reviews guide carehome.co.uk.

Amanda Hopkins, reviews manager of carehome.co.uk, said: “It is a huge achievement to be named as one of the Top 20 care home groups in the UK by the residents and their families who have first hand experience of the care being given.

“These top performing care home groups, which do their utmost to make sure every one of their care homes has the same high standards and values, are making a profound difference to residents’ lives by putting compassion, kindness and dignity at the heart of their care."

A spokesperson for Peverel Court Care said: “Well done to all of the Peverel Court Care team for your outstanding work in 2020/21.

"The exceptional levels of care provided were captured in numerous excellent reviews from those who matter most - residents and their relatives. Well done to an outstanding team on winning this award for six consecutive years!”