Health chief in Scarboro’

A top health official has visited St Cecilia’s care home in Stepney Road to see how its use of new technology is improving the lives of its residents.

Shaun Gallagher, the director of social care policy with the Department of Health, visited the home which was chosen for the pilot scheme.

Mike Padgham, the home’s owner, said the visit had also provided the opportunity to discuss some of the challenges facing the social care sector.