Closing care homes could be too much for the residents

Video. Up to 100 elderly people are facing a major upheaval with the proposed closure of four care homes. Hampshire County Council is looking at plans to shut homes at Basingstoke, Petersfield, Romsey and Lyndhurst in a move to help balance the books.

But anxious relatives fear the disruption might be too much for some of the residents. Heather Edwards reports.


Care homes could be shut

Four care homes in Hampshire could be closed, forcing a hundred elderly residents to move.