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Churchill and Millstream Win National Award for Sale Development

March 1, 2016

A Churchill Retirement Living development in Sale which is managed by Millstream Management Services has been awarded a National Housing for Older People Award by the national housing charity for older people, Elderly Accommodation Counsel (EAC). Brindley Lodge achieved the Bronze award in the ‘retirement housing 40-49 units’ category, which was awarded for both the

Retirees share a story with children from St Martins Academy

February 29, 2016

Pupils from St Martins Academy in Chester have visited Churchill Retirement Living’s Eaton Lodge to share a story with the Owners. 25 children from Year One performed The Three Little Pigs before listening to stories read by two of the Owners. The visit marks the start of a partnership between Eaton Lodge and the school,

Churchill is the 14th Best Company to work for in the UK

February 26, 2016

Churchill Retirement Living, the UK’s fastest growing privately-owned retirement housebuilder, has been named in the Top 100 Best Companies to work for in the UK by the Sunday Times. This is the fifth time Churchill Retirement Living has been named in a Top 100 listing, having previously gained rankings in the Small Companies category. The

Leaving Loneliness Behind: How to Ask for Help

February 24, 2016

As the old idiom goes “a problem shared is a problem halved” – however sharing your feelings can be feel like a problem in itself. Loneliness is something that many of us experience in our lifetime and it is an unfortunate truth that loneliness can affect us more the older that we get. A study

Planning for Retirement? How to Make Life Fulfilling

January 28, 2016

Are you looking to get the most out of your retirement years? There are no secrets to it really – and it all starts with planning for your pension as early as possible. But, what about when you get there? What are you going to do to make sure that you spend your golden years

Leaving Loneliness Behind: Tips and Ideas to Help Beat Loneliness

January 19, 2016

Loneliness is unfortunately a major issue in our society. Many older people choose to maintain the British ‘stiff upper lip’ and opt against speaking up or seeking companionship when they find themselves isolated. The death of a partner, decline in physical ability or distance from family members can make anyone feel isolated – but it

CEO highlights Churchill’s no exit fee policy

January 19, 2016

The Law Commission is due to release a report into the fees that some developers charge when you sell your property, and elements of this report have been featured in the press. Our Chairman and CEO, Spencer McCarthy has the following statement to anyone who may be concerned about these sorts of fees while living

Dame Esther Rantzen returns to hometown to visit Sheldon Lodge

January 11, 2016

Dame Esther Rantzen paid a visit to her hometown recently, visiting Sheldon Lodge in Berkhamsted. The renowned charity campaigner has recently been revealed as the new brand ambassador for Churchill Retirement Living.  Dame Esther was born in Berkhamsted and returned to the area to visit some of our Owners and have a look at the

Online Dating Over 55: How to Get Your Profile Started

January 11, 2016

You are never too old to meet someone and start dating again. And this time around, you will be experienced enough to lose those nerves and get the most out of dating! Well, with any luck, this little guide will show you how to embrace the online dating medium. It might be something you have

Russell Lodge allows you to live independently but close to family

January 4, 2016

91 year old former RAF co-pilot Alan Wilkes is enjoying his new lifestyle at Russell Lodge in Fleet, Hampshire which has allowed him to live independently but still be close enough to see his daughter regularly. Alan, who had been living in Warefield in Berkshire for 15 years, was starting to find his detached property