A resident of Ty Iscoed Residential Home, Caerphilly has celebrated their 100th birthday.
Myrys Joan Dew, who become a resident at Ty Iscoed in October 2011, has celebrated her 100th birthday with local schools, Councillors and the Mayor all wishing her a Happy Birthday.
Family also came along to visit Myrys for her birthday, which was marked with a harp performance in the afternoon.
When asked about Myrys, social workers from Ty Iscoed said: “Myrys is a very sociable and friendly lady who spends her day talking to the other residents. She often speaks of her family who she is clearly very proud of and enjoys music. It’s a pleasure to spend the day celebrating Myrys’ birthday with her. We hope she has had a fantastic day.”
Pantside Primary and Penllwyn Primary Schools both wished Myrys a Happy Birthday by making cards and Face Time. Along with the Mayor sending a card and flowers and Councillor Shayne Cooke visiting to wish Myrys a Happy Birthday.
Cllr. Shayne Cook, Cabinet Member for Social Care and Housing added: “I hope Myrys had had a lovely birthday andd has a very Merry Christmas.”