Trafford Council commends six care homes with a Dignity in Care award. The six homes to be commended were:
- Bickham House in Bowdon
- The Conifers in Old Trafford
- Handsworth Methodist Home in Bowdon
- Kilpeacon House in Altrincham
- The Knoll in Urmston
- Shawe House in Flixton
The award recognises the highest quality in dignity and was awarded by Executive councillor Michael Young before Christmas. Cllr Young congratulated the winners saying: "Their commitment to providing support in a dignified, caring way is clear for everyone to see."