Warninglid resident Jessie celebrates 102 birthday


A former teacher has celebrated a magnificent milestone in style.

Family and friends have joined staff at Aniska Lodge Care Home in Warninglid to celebrate the 102nd birthday of resident Jessie Foote on December 23.

Maragaret Burgess contacted the Middy with the news.

“Jessie, originally from the Welsh Valleys, trained as a teacher in Brighton and spent much of her long life living in Bolney until she moved into care just after her 100th birthday,” she said.

Jessie has a niece Helen, a great niece Rebecca and a great-great niece Elizabeth.