Allotments come into their own in a retirement village

14th July 2015

 As we hit the hottest month of the year (July 2015), our retirement village allotments are bursting with produce and flowers.  In fact, the allotments are some of the busiest places in our villages at present and many have waiting lists, as green-fingered…

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Castle Village on Dispatches

14th July 2015

 Last night, our wonderful Hertfordshire based Castle Village featured in Channel 4’s award-winning current affairs program, Dispatches. The purpose of the show was to investigate loneliness and vulnerability within the elderly population and to see whether the retiring generation can rely on the…

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Plans for Elmbridge Village unveiled at special ceremony

14th April 2015

To mark the start of a major re-development plan at Elmbridge Retirement Village a special ceremony has taken place. Representatives from Retirement Villages and contractors Castleoak were joined by Elmbridge Village residents for a special turf-cutting ceremony. The development plan includes the provision…

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Mayford Grange appoints new village manager

26th March 2015

nnChrissie Lord has been appointed village manager of Mayford Grange, bringing with her over 40 years of experience in the care sector. The 62-year-old has worked for both public and private healthcare companies and is passionate about delivering quality and consistency through her…

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Build contracts secured with specialist construction company

26th February 2015

Construction company Castleoak has recently secured contracts for two of our major developments. The company specialises in designing and building care accommodation and retirement housing. Castleoak will build 49 retirement living apartments at our award-winning Charters Village in East Grinstead, West Sussex. At…

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