Retirement Villages stars in Channel 4’s ‘Dispatches’

7th August 2015 - By Laura McGill

In July, our wonderful Hertfordshire based Castle Village starred in Channel 4’s award-winning current affairs programme, Dispatches. Titled: ‘Pensions and the Price of Growing Old‘, the half an hour episode with journalist and newsreader Michael Buerk, explored the concerning problem of loneliness and vulnerability within…

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Did you realise middle age now lasts until you’re 74?

30th April 2015 - By Laura McGill

Working within the retirement sector does inevitably mean that the subject of ageing and the ageing process is a constant source of conversation and one heightened recently by some fascinating insights into longevity from Europe. In case you missed these latest revelations, I…

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Reaching retirement age no longer means giving up work

2nd March 2015 - By Laura McGill

Over the past 12 months we have witnessed the increase in people in employment choosing to live in one of our retirement villages. This reflects the bigger UK picture – more men and women are working way beyond retirement age. In fact in…

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Why brands should be paying more attention to retirees

30th June 2014 - By Laura McGill

With my sales and marketing hat on I found the latest information on marketing trends among the older generation quite fascinating and wanted to share it with you. As we market to this sector of the population I think we would probably endorse…

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