Cedars Village Village Diary

We have always said our residents are our best ambassadors. That’s why we’ve dedicated these pages to the residents of Cedars Village to fill with news, views and events, in the hope it will give you a genuine insight in village living Retirement Villages’ style.

An evening of Scottish fare and festivity

1st February 2018

Cedars Village played host to a spectacular ŒBurns Night Supper this January. Residents enjoyed a three-course meal, with popular dishes on the menu including traditional haggis served with neeps and tatties and cock-a-leekie soup! There were some special guest appearances too from Pipe Major and Drummer!…

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Cedars hosts Christmas Concert in aid of local charity

17th January 2018

Cedars Village opened its doors on the evening of Friday 15th December, in a bid to raise money for local charity – The Watford Peace Hospice. Residents and staff pulled out all the stops to ensure everyone has a thoroughly enjoyable evening. There…

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Cedars rings in the New Year in style!

1st January 2018

Cedars Village is renowned for its excellent New Year Eve celebrations and this year didn’t fail to disappoint. 57 residents enjoyed a wonderful dinner, followed by games in the grand ballroom afterwards. And naturally, lots of dancing to see the bells in! A…

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Festive cheer at Cedars Village

14th December 2017

The Christmas decorations are up and the residents and staff at Cedars Village are set for a festive December – with mince pies and mulled wine at the ready! The grand Christmas tree has been erected in the wonderful Grade II listed clubhouse,…

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A spooky October at Cedars Village

4th November 2017

Halloween Night at Cedars Village was a ‘spooky night’!  Residents and staff dressed up in what has become a popular annual event.  The restaurant was decked out in traditional Halloween fashion and the menu, provided by our fantastic catering team, was equally as…

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A busy September for Cedars Village

6th October 2017

Farewell to John Worthy On Wednesday 27th September at 12.00, residents, staff, ex employees and contractors gathered in the ballroom to say Farewell to John Worthy. John had worked for Cedars Village for 13 years as Head of Maintenance and lived on site….

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‘Wild West’ evening entertains residents at Cedars Village

1st August 2017

We recently held a ‘Wild West’ themed evening and decorated our ballroom with cowhide balloons, hay bales and a scarecrow. Residents enjoyed a great atmosphere along with a special menu prepared by our very own chef. This comprised ribs, ‘Tex Mex’ bean chilli…

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Magic show raises nearly £300 for Macmillan Cancer Support

4th July 2017

On Tuesday 16 May Richard Pinner, magician extraordinaire and vice president of the Magic Circle, performed for residents and their families at Cedars in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support, raising more than £300. Richard’s mother is resident June Gladwell. Her late husband Peter,…

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Bank Holiday fete at Cedars Village

9th June 2017

A grey day with light rain did not deter 80 residents from joining in with our Bank Holiday fete, held at the village on Monday 29 May. There was tombola with an array of high quality prizes donated by residents and staff, gazebos…

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