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Churchill Retirement Living crowned ‘Housebuilder of the Year’

November 21, 2016

Churchill Retirement Living has become the first ever retirement living specialist to have been named overall ‘Housebuilder of the Year’ at the WhatHouse? Awards 2016. The awards’ top accolade finished off a remarkable haul for us as we also came away with a Gold Award for Best Medium Housebuilder and a Silver Award for Best

Local school children pay homage on Remembrance Day

November 18, 2016

Children from St Thomas More School in Berkhamsted attended a special Remembrance Day service at Churchill Retirement Living’s Sheldon Lodge. The children were invited to take part in a two minute’s silence, before listening to poetry written by the Lodge’s Owners about wartime. They also commemorated the occasion by planting crocus bulbs in the garden

Grand Opening at Andover retirement development

November 15, 2016

Churchill Retirement Living’s Chantry Lodge development in Andover will open its doors to the public in a Grand Opening event this month.  Taking place from 11am until 3pm on the 25th and 26th November, visitors will have the opportunity take a tour of the Show Complex whilst enjoying a glass of sparkling wine and light

Brand new show complex now open at Wetherby retirement development

November 14, 2016

Churchill Retirement Living has opened a new welcome centre and show apartments at its new retirement development, Tatterton Lodge in Wetherby, West Yorkshire. Due to a high level of interest, viewings are currently being managed on an appointment basis to visit the newly opened show complex on York Road. Tatterton Lodge comprises 56 one and

Locals invited to raise a glass at Haywards Heath retirement development

November 14, 2016

Churchill Retirement Living is inviting locals to come along to the Grand Opening Weekend of its Petlands Lodge development in Haywards Heath on Friday 18th and Saturday 19th November. Visitors to the Lodge, located on Church Road, will be given the chance to view the show complex and stunning show apartments, while being treated to

Top 10 Great British Foods

November 8, 2016

As a nation, Britain has created some of the greatest foods that are both tasty and wholesome. With the Best of British fortnight starting on Saturday 17th September, together we can make an effort to embrace British food. Keep an eye out in supermarkets for produce from Britain and endeavour to shop in local butchers,

Decluttering Without Tears

November 7, 2016

Most of us are secret hoarders living in homes filled to the brim with clutter. Our attics are crammed with our children’s old toys, chipped china ornaments, broken suitcases, cardboard boxes and bric-a-brac we can’t bear to throw away – not to mention the clothes, shoes and handbags overflowing from our wardrobes, and DIY and

Companionship Matters with Dame Esther Rantzen

November 6, 2016

We humans are pack animals. We need company, the companionship of other humans. It’s not a luxury, it’s a necessity. And when it disappears from your life, as it has disappeared from mine, that hurts. As a widow, I know about the loss of my closest companion, my late husband, Desmond Wilcox. It’s why I

Accidental Townies

November 5, 2016

Just like “accidental landlords” – people unable to sell their houses who end up renting them instead – “accidental townies” are now emerging. One example’s an empty-nester friend Sarah, a rural enthusiast that always hankered after peaceful retirement in a country cottage. However, best-laid plans can unravel. “Not for me roses growing round the door