Coffee morning raises nearly £300 for charity

19th May 2017

On Friday 21 April we held a coffee morning in aid of ‘Help for Heroes’ and raised nearly £300 thanks to our generous residents, who were quick to snap up the homemade cakes offered for sale on the day! Residents enjoyed tea, coffee…

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What happened at Blagdon Village last month?

11th May 2017

We’re well into spring and life in the village is warming up. Last month we had three notable one-off events – the usual Grand National Sweepstake, the AGM, and a revived event – Easter Bonnets. Grand National Sweepstake: The Grand National Sweepstake is a…

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Residents at Cedars celebrate May Day

11th May 2017

At the beginning of this month residents at Cedars Village celebrated May Day with an indoor party. This featured Morris dancing, country singing from our choir and a wide range of refreshments including tea and home made scones.  The turnout was exceptional and everybody…

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Easter Monday at Cedars Village

25th April 2017

Residents at Cedars Village got into the swing of things on Easter Monday. They enjoyed a lovely meal in the restaurant followed by an Easter bonnet parade and a game of bingo. Peggy Crockett, our newest resident, was kind enough to judge the…

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Happy birthday to Vivien Lobham!

24th April 2017

Priory resident Vivien Lobham celebrated her 98th birthday recently, so on behalf of the retirement village we would like to wish her many happy returns! Vivien, along with nearly 20 of her closest friends from The Priory, celebrated over morning coffee. There were…

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Local MP visits Elmbridge and catches up with residents

20th April 2017

Our staff and residents at Elmbridge welcomed Guildford MP Anne Milton for a visit on Tuesday 04 April. Anne, who has served Guildford since 2005, toured Elmbridge Manor – our new multimillion-pound development, before sitting down to chat with a group of residents…

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