Here at Baily House, we always have a number of events happening through the year. From entertainers, to day trips to the coast, from services to fairs, there is always something for everyone to enjoy

Below you will find information about all of our upcoming events at Baily House, including if we are looking for any volunteers to help us. If you are interested in helping us as a volunteer, give us a call and ask for Rachel Jacks.

Coronavius Update

Due to the current outbreak of Coronavirus we are following the governments advice.

From 16th March until further notice we have cancelled or postponed all events, such as schools visiting or outside entertainers.

We will advise residents, relatives and friends when events will start again.

In the meantime we would ask that only essential visits are made to see relatives.

If visitors show any  symptom of Coronovirus or are unwell in any way they follow government advice and do not visit the home. We can arrange telephone, Skype or face-time contact with your loved one.



Advanced Notice

Our summer fayre was to be on 8th August, 2-4pm but has been postponed

Please put it in your diaries and if you are able to donate any gifts for the raffle, tombola or other stalls please see out ambition coordinators Jade or Sarah.

This may be postponed

Our Regular Events

Professional Entertainer visits including musicians, magicians etc

Visits by a professional Chiropodist

Local school events (from drama to craft)

"Bark and Biscuit" Mondays - all dogs are welcome.

"Cake and Cudles" Mondays - all babies are welcome!

Regular days out & Bus trips - relatives welcome

Welcome Break at Mansfield Baptist Church a local tea parties (2nd Thursday of every month at 3pm)

Baily Wailers Choir - Every Thursday Morning (2nd Thursday is Songs of Praise)

Meet up Mondays - Every Monday in the Coffee Bar Area

Holy Communion With Rev. Bob Jones - 2nd Tuesday of every month (11:30)

Additional events are regularly advertised in the foyer

Special Events

Bark and Biscuit

If you have a calm and well trained dog we would be delighted if you and you "best friend" could join our residents for a coffee and (dog) biscuit.

Please contact the home on 01623 620719 if you are interested.

31st May –            2:00pm-3:30pm
28th June –           2:00pm-3:30pm
26th July –            2:00pm-3:30pm
30th August –       2:00pm-3:30pm
27th September – 2:00pm-3:30pm
25th October –     2:00pm-3:30pm
29th November – 2:00pm-3:30pm
13th December –  2:00pm-3:30pm

Cuddle and Cake

These afternoons are the highlight of many residents month. If you have a young child and are happy to join our residents for a coffee and cake -

Please contact the home on 01623 620719 if you are interested.

Monday 24th June – 1:30pm-3pm

Monday 29th July – 1:30pm-3pm

Monday 19th August – 1:30pm-3pm

Monday 30th September – 1:30pm-3pm

Monday 28th October – 1:30pm-3pm

Monday 25th November - 1:30pm-3pm

Monday 16th December (Christmas Special) – 1:30pm-3pm

Summer Fayre

Saturday 8th August 2020

14:00 - 16:00

Here at Baily House we regularly hold events with the aim of raising money for our Resident's Fund, which helps to pay for activities, trips out and events for the residents.

Our Summer Fayre is one of our highlights of the year where we host stalls, games and sales run by staff, residents and volunteers. There will be all sorts available to buy and browse including cakes, clothing, games, raffles and tombolas.

We would love to see you there!

Teddy Bears Picnic

TBC 2020 


Lets go down to the woods today...

Please join our residents, relatives, staff, friends and teddy bears for an amazing picnic - weather permitting in the garden.


Harvest Service

TBC 2020


The harvest festival is a very important part of the year where we come together as a community and collect donations of food, clothing and supplies for those who need it most in Mansfield. This year we will be collecting for the Mansfield Food Bank. We are looking for donations of Tinned food, dried goods and anything that is long life.

Our Harvest Service will be lead by our Chaplain Helen Curzon and will last for approximately 30 minutes. We will be taking donations throughout the month and will deliver them to the food bank on the next Monday.

Bonfire Night

Thursday 5th November


Each year we always look forward to hosting our annual Bonfire Night Firework Display. It is always one of our highlights of the year and often includes a variety of food, drink and stalls available.

Thursday 5th November is Bonfire Night so we will be holding our event at 6-7:30pm. Burgers, Chips and Mushy Peas will be available to purchase as will cans of pop and hot drinks. Fireworks are to start at 6:45pm and the community are more than welcome to join us for this event. If you will be joining us for this event or can volunteer for this event, please contact Jade or Sarah at Baily House.

Armistice Day Service

11th November 2020


"Lest We Forget"

Armistice Day is very important to us here at WoodleighCare. We will never forget the sacrifice that our friends, family and loved ones have made for us both at home and abroad.

Everyone is welcome and we would love to have you join us in remembrance on this day.

Christmas Fayre

Saturday TBC December

14:30 - 16:00

"It's Chriiiiistmas!!"

As we approach the lead up to Christmas, we always enjoy welcoming everyone in to Baily House for our annual Christmas Fayre. It is always a very busy afternoon with plenty to see and do, including raffles, tombolas, cake stands, clothing, Christmas decorations and gifts and more.

These events help to raise money for the Resident's Fund which pays for activities, events and days out for the Resident's, so it would be wonderful to see you there as you have a fun afternoon and support our Residents.

Saturday 7th December is our Christmas Fayre event which will be held at 2-4pm. There will be tombolas, raffles, games and a Santa’s Grotto for everyone to enjoy. We are now taking donations for our Christmas Fayre also, if you have anything you can donate we would be extremely grateful. If you are able to volunteer for this event or have anything to donate towards this event, please contact Jade or Sarah at Baily House. We welcome not only friends and family but our local community too.

Carols Round the Christmas Tree

Thursday 24th December 2020


Come and join us on Christmas Eve as we come together with our friends and family to sing Christmas Carols.

Lead by our very own 'Baily Wailers' Choir, we will sing a range of carols and share some mince pies and mulled wine (non-alcoholic refreshments will be available).

We would love for you to join us we welcome in Christmas!

New Years Golden Gala Party

TBC January


Friday 10th January at  2-5pm is our Afternoon Tea Dance. We held a similar event last year called the Golden Gala, this was such a popular event and everyone had such a great evening. So to celebrate the New Year of 2020 we will be holding an Afternoon Tea Dance at The Towers Pub. Family and Friends of residents at Baily House are welcome to join us.  If you could confirm your attendance by RSVP’ing to the invitations which will be sent out closer to the time.

Mothering Sunday Service

Sunday TBC March 2021

Time: TBC

Our Chaplain Helen Curzon will be leading us in a service of thanks for Mothers everywhere.

Everyone is welcome to join us. The service will last approximately 30 minutes and will be followed by hot drinks and refreshments. It would be lovely to see you there

Easter Services 2021

Good Friday TBC April

Easter Sunday Communion 

FOR Residents ONLY - this will be held behind closed doors

Easter is one of the biggest events on the Christian Calendar, and here at Baily House we always make sure that those that want to can join in the celebrations and worship without having to leave the comfort of Woodleigh.

Our Chaplain Helen Curzon along with some local church ministers will be leading a service on Palm Sunday, Good Friday and Easter Monday. These services are open to everyone to join, and there will be refreshments available. h as many people as possible, so it would be wonderful to see you there.

In Loving memory

Sunday TBC June 2021

14:30 - 16:00

Due to Coronovirus this has been postponed

Our Chaplain Helen Curzon will be leading us in a service of thanksgiving and remembrance for all those loved ones no longer with us.

Everyone is welcome to join us. The service will last approximately 30 minutes and will be followed by hot drinks and refreshments. It would be lovely to see you there.

Father's Day Celebrations

Sunday TBC June 2021


Due to Coronovirus this may be postponed

Where would we be without our Fathers? Please join us in an afternoon of celebration and thanksgiving for our Fathers and Grandfathers lead by our Chaplain Helen Curzon.

The service will last for approximately 30 minutes including some worship. Everybody is welcome to join us and there will be refreshments available.