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.

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Care homes could be shut

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