News and Events at Churchill

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A familiar face at Astonia Lodge

January 18, 2017

Two retirees from Stevenage, who caught the same bus into the town centre for the past 50 years, have struck up a new friendship after becoming neighbours.83-year old Doreen Smith and 74-year old Marion Friend have both moved into Churchill Retirement Living’s Astonia Lodge on Pound Avenue after deciding it was the right time to

Mr and Mrs Snedker

Ex-soubrette keeps retirees fighting fit at Churchill’s Chelmer Lodge

January 16, 2017

A retired theatre performer from Chelmsford is promoting the benefits of staying fit in later life by hosting exercise classes for her neighbours at Churchill Retirement Living’s Chelmer Lodge in Chelmsford. 72-year old Sue Snedker moved into the Lodge on New London Road earlier this year with her husband Jim, and has set up a

Local ladies knit woolly wonders for neonatal ward

January 13, 2017

A group of ladies from Churchill Retirement Living’s Caterham Lodge in Caterham and Greenacres Lodge in Warlingham have been busy knitting treats for newborn babies at a local hospital.The ladies have formed a weekly Knit and Natter Group at their respective Lodge’s where they meet in the Owners’ Lounge to chat and knit woolly supplies

Over 320 toys make a difference to disadvantaged children this Christmas

December 19, 2016

Churchill Retirement Living is extending thanks to Colleagues, Owners and business partners after its Christmas charity campaign collected more than 320 toys for disadvantaged local children. The toys were collected for children of all ages to support Wave 105.2 FM’s Mission Christmas Cash for Kids appeal.   Employees, Owners and business partners, as well as independent

Story time at Sheldon Lodge

December 14, 2016

A celebrated children’s author has been sharing her tales of mysterious sea creatures and magical mermaids after deciding to call Churchill Retirement Living’s Sheldon Lodge development in Berkhamsted home. 88-year old Grace Hallworth has had more than 16 books published over a successful career spanning 32 years. Born and raised in Trinidad, Grace trained as

100th development

December 14, 2016

Churchill has celebrated reaching a fantastic milestone as we opened our 100th development in Chelmsford. This stunning development is a testament to the work we've put in to be the retirement housebuilder of choice.

Home Exchange proves popular with local retirees

December 13, 2016

Churchill Retirement Living is providing a helping hand to purchasers hoping to buy their dream apartment at its Grange Lodge development in Portishead, where there are just two properties now remaining. Retirees have been taking advantage of the housebuilder’s handy Home Exchange Service, which sees Churchill buy their existing property from them at an agreed

Last chance to buy at Caterham Lodge

December 12, 2016

Retirement living is thriving in Caterham, according to housebuilder Churchill Retirement Living, as it announces there are now just a few apartments remaining at its Caterham Lodge development in the town. The development has proved a popular choice with local retirees thanks to its ideal location and lively community. What’s more, with a range of