Welcome to the Residents’ Blog!
Embracing the digital age and proving that technology isn’t just for the young, some of our village residents share the highs and lows of their golden years.

Enjoy reading the real stories and insights from people just like you, who happen to live in a retirement village!

How to stay safe on the internet

25th January 2019 - By Derrick Myers Resident Blogger

Derrick Myers

I have been using computers for over 40 years and I have, as many computer users have, been subjected to a few challenges from people wanting to gain access to my computer. In this my second ‘Blog’ I would like to give you…

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Moving into a retirement village

5th December 2018 - By Mike Pettet Resident Blogger

Mike Pettet

For my first blog I will set the scene and explain why we moved into a retirement village. Picture a coastal village in Devon set in a valley, or combe, running down to the sea.  A chalet bungalow 400 yards up from the beach and…

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The importance of good communication

5th December 2018 - By Derrick Myers Resident Blogger

Derrick Myers

Retired and living in a village with three hundred other retirees was not something my wife and I had planned to do. In our sixty years of married life, (we were married in Berwick upon Tweed) we have moved on six times, living…

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