Retire in Wirral, ‘The Birthplace of England’.
Situated between North Wales and Liverpool, bounded by the River Dee to the West, and the River Mersey to the East, sits the beautiful Wirral Peninsula. Being named the Birthplace of England after an ancient battle that took place in the year of 937AD, there is an abundance of history to be unveiled and explored here. In this gorgeous area, you’ll never find yourself running out of things to explore as there is just so much to see and experience. Whether you are looking for a relaxing retirement or a more active and independent lifestyle, there is something in Wirral for everyone!
Things to do in The Wirral
There’s so much to enjoy in and around the county, but if you’re not familiar with the local area, here are just a few of the activities you can enjoy.
With countless shopping centres, leisure and retail parks dotted across the Wirral, you’ll always be able to find what you’re looking for. There is a great variety of stores to explore when shopping in Wirral, ranging from big high street names to high quality independent retailers and boutique shops. The Pyramids shopping centre in Birkenhead is a must see, with more than 130 high street shops, banks, and fantastic restaurants and cafes to grab a bite to eat in.
Enjoy a leisurely walk through the stunning public parks of The Wirral. One not to miss out on is Birkenhead Park which is acknowledged as the first publicly funded civil park in the world and was even used as inspiration for the design of Central Park in New York! This haven has been home to numerous intriguing walking trails and hundreds of native animals since it opened its gates in 1847. If you are an avid admirer of wildlife and nature, you’ll love this park.
There is an endless abundance of activities and days out to take the little ones on around the local area, whether it be a day out to one of the farm experiences, the model railway village, or the Eureka! Science + Discovery Museum. There are so many child-friendly things to do around Wirral that the grandkids will never want to leave.
Wirral isn’t short for options if you’re a lover of the coast. West Kirby Beach is a popular destination with the locals and is great for lengthy walks either by yourself or with loved ones. Just overlooking this stunning view is the Royal Liverpool Golf Club, a highly rated golf course which can be enjoyed with any level of experience, they also serve well acclaimed food in their clubhouse that has been positively reviewed by many.
Your Wirral Retirement Home
The rich history of Wirral, combined with the comfort and tranquillity of our retirement communities, will be sure to bring you a happy, well-balanced retirement.
Any of our Churchill Retirement apartments in Wirral provide the perfect location to relax and explore this beautiful peninsula. Whether you’re meeting with the other Owners in the communal Owners’ Lounge or relaxing in the gardens, you’ll always feel at home with Churchill.
Our retirement homes for sale in Wirral are second to none. Alongside first-class facilities, you’ll have a dedicated Lodge Manager that ensures there’s always a familiar face ready to answer any questions you might have. You’ll be located close to shops, doctors’ surgeries, banks, bakers, butchers, and all of the other conveniences you would expect to find in a place like Wirral; as well as being on the doorstep of the River Dee, the Irish Sea, and the River Mersey.
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To find out more about our retirement developments in the nearby area, you can view the individual properties, or contact our friendly team to have a discussion about your specific requirements.