Lime Tree 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 Lime Tree Village to fill with news, views and events, in the hope it will give you a genuine insight in village living Retirement Villages’ style.

Lime Tree Village hosts ‘Burns Night’

30th January 2017

Although only three Scots live at Lime Tree Village we decided a ‘Burns Night’, held to celebrate the life of Scottish poet Robert Burns, was a good excuse for yet another party. There was a traditional Scottish meal in the restaurant – haggis,…

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Lime Tree Village raises nearly £150 for Air Ambulance Service

22nd December 2016

Our generous residents collected nearly £150 for The Air Ambulance Service through a special Christmas performance from our choir, held on Wednesday 14 December. Over 100 residents attended. They enjoyed a variety of songs and Christmas carols sang by the choir, as well…

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Christmas has landed at Lime Tree Village

13th December 2016

Lime Tree Village is getting into the Christmas spirit, with our residents wrapping up presents, enjoying mince pies and mulled wine, and decorating their homes and communal areas.  Check out these superb images, captured by our resident photographer John Hughes. We erected a…

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Catching up with Village Manager, Patrick Johnson

28th November 2016

Patrick Johnson, our Village Manager (VM) has not long worked at Lime Tree Village but is already a well-established fixture around the community. We thought we’d ask him a few questions about how he is finding his new job in the village. What…

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Mayor opens £850,000 Cawston House extension

4th November 2016

Recently the Mayor of Rugby, Cllr Sally Bragg, officially opened our newly extended Cawston House as part of a special drinks party attended by residents and staff of Lime Tree Village. The historic Cawston House is the social hub of our community and…

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New departure for Lizzie

11th October 2016

Lizzie Holmes has been appointed Sales Consultant with responsibility for the new phase of private retirement properties, now underway at Lime Tree Village, at Dunchurch, near Rugby. This is a new departure for the Coventry-based woman, who has worked in the region’s volume…

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Development plans at Lime Tree Village

28th September 2016

Exciting news! We are submitting an application to alter existing planning permission granted at Lime Tree Village following a public planning consultation exhibition. Instead of building an approved care home and apartments, we want to build 25 brand new cottages. For more information…

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Thank you and farewell

20th September 2016

On Thursday, 1st September the residents of Lime Tree Village held a special coffee morning to give a vote of thanks to our senior nurse, Sian Liscombe, and to bid farewell to Malvenia Richmond, our village manager. Sian has been the senior nurse…

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Bea joins groundstaff at Dunchurch retirement village

10th August 2016

Lime Tree Village has a new grounds maintenance team with the latest arrival of Belinda Gilkes. She joins existing grounds assistant Chris Cheesman. Belinda – Bea to her friends – previously worked for an all female gardening business travelling all over Warwickshire, but…

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