In an evening dedicated to excellence and dedication within the care sector, the Marton Care Awards shone a spotlight on the remarkable achievements of care homes under the Marton Care Homes umbrella.

Held at the prestigious Marriott Hotel in Leeds, the ceremony brought together the finest from the network to celebrate their achievements. Elm Bank in Hexham stood out amongst the esteemed nominees to clinch the coveted Home of the Year award.


The award was presented by Kirsty Crozier, Managing Director of Marton Care Homes, and Richard Hoggart, owner. In presenting the award, Kirsty Crozier commended the resilience and dedication of Elm Bank, stating: “Elm bank has consistently maintained excellent standards of care. The dedication and resilience of the team are a true credit to the home and the company. All of the team at Elm Bank recognise what good care is and how to deliver this every day.


Elm Bank has demonstrated exceptional adaptability, commitment, and leadership, setting a high standard for care homes everywhere. The team’s ability to maintain high levels of care and occupancy, despite the challenges, underscores their dedication and the positive impact they have on their residents.


The ceremony also acknowledged the significant contributions and achievements of the other finalists, Botham Hall in Huddersfield and Langley Park in Langley Park, Durham, who have each shown remarkable dedication and excellence in their services.


The Marton Care Awards, marked by a festive champagne reception and an atmosphere of celebration, underscored the commitment and compassion that define the Marton Care Homes network. Elm Bank’s recognition as Home of the Year is a testament to their outstanding contributions and the meaningful difference they make in the lives of their residents.