Around 40 residents attended the party, which was sponsored by Guinness’s contractor, Alphatrack, Systems Ltd, as part of their social responsibility commitment.
The party included a festive sing-along, led by longstanding friends of Anderton place, with keyboard accompaniment. As well as the festive singing Guinness colleagues hosted a quiz and a free raffle, with the on-site bistro supplying a delicious Christmas buffet.
Nadine Oakes, Scheme Manager from The Guinness Partnership said: “I would like to thank all Guinness colleagues and our contractors, Alphatrack Systems, for ensuring our residents had such a fantastic day. As well as a big thank you to the Riverside café for putting on such a lovely spread. There was lots of laughter and everyone had fun celebrating Christmas.”
Resident, Gwen Higgins said: “I have had a marvellous time, it’s been lovely seeing everyone and having a sing song. It cheers you up being able to have a good time with people. I have lived here for nine years and I love it.”
David Rose, Local Account Manager from Alphatrack Systems said: “It was a real pleasure to have played a key part in such a joyful event, especially at this time of the year. Seeing the residents have such a lovely time together with our colleagues from Guinness made for a great day, and we look forward to doing it again in the future.”