Musical, culinary and visionary delights at Blagdon Village!

19th February 2019

Arts and Crafts Exhibition Residents at Blagdon have been getting arty! Keen enthusiasts had the opportunity to cast their eyes on an excellent arts and crafts exhibition.   This all began after a trio of residents decided to form a Photography Group. They introduced it to the village with an exhibition of…

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Celebrations and fundraising at Thamesfield!

11th February 2019

Burns Night Across our villages, many of them got into the Scottish spirit celebrating Burns night and Thamesfield wasn’t an exception!  The villagers celebrated with a themed dinner, led by chairman Mr Gammie, who has Scottish ancestors. Mr Gammie welcomed everyone before reciting the Selkirk Grace.   And of course, the…

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Birthday celebrations, forests and festivities

11th February 2019

Birthday Celebrations  Charters residents celebrated a milestone birthday, villager Peggy turned 90! And many of the residents joined along with Peggy and her family in celebration.  Burns Night Villagers got in touch with their inner Scots and celebrated Burns night, organised by a local resident….

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Elmbridge Village raises over £1,000 for Teenage Cancer Trust

16th January 2019

  Proactive as ever, retirees from Elmbridge Village, in Surrey, have joined forces with children from local schools to raise funds for Teenage Cancer Trust, in a project led by village resident Derrick Myers.   The students often visit the villagers during the summer holidays…

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Primary School Children sing for Avonpark residents

16th January 2019

Residents at Avonpark got their festive-fix from some special visitors. The children at Freshford Primary School came along to the Clubhouse Lounge in Alexander Hall to put on a magnificent musical display of Christmas carols.  Both residents and staff had a fantastic morning and the children loved…

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Christmas Supper Club at Avonpark in Wiltshire

16th January 2019

The supper club at Avonpark, in Wiltshire, is an excellent addition to one of many items you can add to your social calendar.   In the name of the festive season, the latest addition of the supper club featured winter-warming Christmas-themed food.   The candles were…

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Christmas festivities at Elmbridge Village, in Cranleigh

16th January 2019

Residents at Elmbridge Village have been getting very festive at the retirement village by enjoying a range of events.  The residents had a treat for their ears listening to Elmbridge Choir’s Christmas Concert which was followed by the exciting lighting-up of their Christmas…

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Christmas fundraising at Thamesfield, in Henley-on-Thames

16th January 2019

Residents and their guests from Thamesfield retirement village enjoyed a Christmas party, one of many events held at the Oxfordshire village. The party was complete with a delicious buffet lunch but the staff, residents and their guests made use of the occasion by…

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December at Blagdon Village

10th January 2019

December was all about the festive season for retirees at Blagdon village. The month consisted of a range of activities including carols, a Christmas Party, Christmas Day lunch, and a New Year’s Eve event. Online Services Talk The Practice Manager of the local…

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Meet Jane Ward, the new Village Manager at The Priory

27th December 2018

The Priory’s new Village Manager, Jane Ward, has over four decades of experience in the retirement industry and loves what her new job role can bring to both herself and the village residents.  We had a chat with Jane to find why she chose to work…

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