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    Work is underway on £16million Merseyside care village

    Work is underway on £16million Merseyside care village

    Site clearance is underway in Birkdale, Merseyside, prior to the construction of the latest £16 million state-of-the-art development on behalf of care village operator, Belong.    Once completed, the new development will provide high-specification accommodation for over 100 people and will feature a 74-bed village, divided into six households, providing 24-hour care and nursing support. […]

    17th July 2018 | By | Reply More
    Belong care village hosts Crewe’s first ever Silver Pride event

    Belong care village hosts Crewe’s first ever Silver Pride event

    Crewe Mayor Brian Roberts was amongst special guests, members of the public and heads of local community organisations who attended Crewe’s first ever Silver Pride event in June – a celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender culture, especially for older people. The event was organised and hosted by local state-of-the-art care village Belong Crewe. […]

    4th July 2018 | By | Reply More
    Award-winning Chorley retirement village marks milestone anniversary

    Award-winning Chorley retirement village marks milestone anniversary

    An award-winning retirement village in Chorley recently celebrated its 10th anniversary.   Buckshaw Retirement Village, part of Hull-based Hica Group, celebrated the 10-year milestone by inviting staff, residents and families past and present to attend a party in The Grange, assisted living facility.   While sharing their stories and memories of the village, everyone enjoyed […]

    27th June 2018 | By | Reply More
    Dementia design champion awarded prestigious Churchill Medallion

    Dementia design champion awarded prestigious Churchill Medallion

    Tracy Paine, award- winning dementia design champion, and deputy chief executive of care village operator Belong, has been honoured with the prestigious Churchill Medallion at an award ceremony in London.  Tracy received the award from the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust to mark completion of a travelling fellowship, during which she researched models of care overseas, […]

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    Esk Valley Camphill Community launches £1million appeal

    Esk Valley Camphill Community launches £1million appeal

      Some 200 people gathered in Danby Village Hall to celebrate the launch of a new, 80-strong Camphill community.   The Esk Valley Camphill Community  is working in partnership with The Avalon Group which is the approved Shared Lives provider for North Yorkshire County Council. The Esk Valley Camphill Community (EVCC) already rents 19 properties at […]

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    80mph zip wire adventure for 88 year old care village resident

    80mph zip wire adventure for 88 year old care village resident

    He may be 88 years old, but after deciding he wanted to do something adventurous to raise money for St. Luke’s Hospice in Winsford, Cheshire, spritely octogenarian John Harvey wasn’t hanging around. He was, however, when he rode the world’s fastest zip wire, the Velocity 2, reaching speeds of over 80 miles an hour for […]

    1st June 2018 | By | Reply More
    Castle View Windsor Celebrates Royal Wedding Art Finalists

    Castle View Windsor Celebrates Royal Wedding Art Finalists

    Site hoarding becomes royal wedding gallery thanks to local children   Site hoarding at the new Castle View Retirement Village in Windsor has become a royal wedding gallery thanks to children from Clewer Green First School, Windsor.   The children aged between four and nine were asked to create their version of Harry and Meghan’s […]

    17th May 2018 | By | Reply More
    John Lewis “Fashion and Fizz” event at Didsbury care village

    John Lewis “Fashion and Fizz” event at Didsbury care village

    Leading department store John Lewis treated the staff and customers of Belong Morris Feinmann to an exclusive VIP preview of their upcoming spring and summer collections as part of the care village’s “Fashion and Fizz” event.   The state-of-the-art care village in Didsbury was transformed into a catwalk for the day when a team from […]

    14th May 2018 | By | Reply More
    Connected Communities Day for Belong Crewe

    Connected Communities Day for Belong Crewe

    State-of-the-art care village Belong Crewe played host to over 20 community organisations to celebrate being selected as a ‘Connected Communities Centre’, meaning it is now officially a venue for a range of additional events designed to engage local people.   The care village saw between 100 and 150 members of the public over the course […]

    1st May 2018 | By | Reply More
    Watford retirement village planning permission announced by Audley Group

    Watford retirement village planning permission announced by Audley Group

    Mayfield Villages, the new retirement villages proposition from Audley Group, has secured planning permission to begin work on its first site in Watford.   Mayfield addresses the increasing demand for modern, mainstream retirement accommodation in the UK. This new type of village will transform the way in which older people live by offering high quality, […]

    4th April 2018 | By | Reply More
    Didsbury Care Village gets a visit from Chief Rabbi

    Didsbury Care Village gets a visit from Chief Rabbi

    South Manchester’s only care village catering especially for the local Jewish community, and one of the first Jewish care villages in the UK, has been honoured with a visit from Ephraim Mirvis, Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth, to commemorate the opening of the new village.   On a specially organised […]

    6th March 2018 | By | Reply More
    Audley Group plans next village in Yorkshire’s ‘Golden Triangle’

    Audley Group plans next village in Yorkshire’s ‘Golden Triangle’

    Audley Group, the UK’s leading provider of luxury retirement villages, has exchanged contracts on its eighteenth Audley Villages site at Scarcroft, West Yorkshire.  The vendor is MNI (Scarcroft) Ltd (in Administration) represented by FraserCRE acting as LPA Receivers and the agent for the vendor is BNP Paribas Real Estate. The site, Audley Group’s third in […]

    5th March 2018 | By | Reply More
    Whiteley care village breaks ground with new £10.5m care hub

    Whiteley care village breaks ground with new £10.5m care hub

    Work has begun on a new £10.5m care hub at the heart of Whiteley Village in Surrey, further expanding care services and capacity at Britain’s oldest retirement village. Finance for the project has been secured from two of the UK’s most prominent social lenders, Triodos Bank and Unity Trust Bank. Dominic Raab MP, Minister of […]

    2nd March 2018 | By | Reply More
    Audley Group secures new £125m credit facility with HSBC and Bank Leumi

    Audley Group secures new £125m credit facility with HSBC and Bank Leumi

    Audley Group, the UK’s leading provider of luxury retirement villages, has today completed the refinancing of its debt facilities with a five year term loan of £125m, jointly funded by HSBC and Bank Leumi (UK).   The facility will fund all existing developments within the group across both luxury brand Audley Villages and new mid-market […]

    15th February 2018 | By | Reply More
    Castleoak is on track at Elmbridge Village for Retirement Villages with Spring opening

    Castleoak is on track at Elmbridge Village for Retirement Villages with Spring opening

    Arun House, the next phase of Elmbridge Village for Retirement Villages in Cranleigh, Surrey, recently marked the topping out of the construction project with a ceremony on site. The new luxury £4.6 million scheme, which includes twenty retirement living apartments, is on track for completion in April. Arun House is the latest phase of a […]

    5th February 2018 | By | Reply More
    Care village residents go for pedal power to blow away the cobwebs

    Care village residents go for pedal power to blow away the cobwebs

    Residents at a care village catering for Manchester’s Jewish population are going for pedal power rather than jet power to blow away the cobwebs for the New Year by embarking on a virtual sponsored cycle to Israel to raise funds for digital equipment for the village’s households.   Sixteen residents at Belong Morris Feinmann village […]

    26th January 2018 | By | Reply More
    Chorley concert hits the high notes with dementia residents

    Chorley concert hits the high notes with dementia residents

    Residents at an award-winning specialist care home in Chorley enjoyed a festive musical treat performed as part of a wider wellbeing programme.   The Lodge, a specialist dementia care home within Buckshaw Retirement Village, played host to the Christmas music concert, which was performed by Music in Hospitals & Care (MiHC). The organisation specialises in […]

    13th December 2017 | By | Reply More
    Minister of State for Health visits multi-million pound Birmingham care village

    Minister of State for Health visits multi-million pound Birmingham care village

    Philip Dunne MP, Minister of State for Health, has visited a multi-million pound Birmingham care village development to see its innovative approach to integrating housing and health.    The Minister, also the MP for Ludlow, toured the ambitious College Green development in Bournville on Friday 24th November.    Being built on the former site of […]

    11th December 2017 | By | Reply More
    The Voice star serenades residents at Atherton care village

    The Voice star serenades residents at Atherton care village

    Christmas came early for residents and guests at the specialist dementia care village on Mealhouse Lane, when singer Jolan, finalist of BBC One’s hit show, The Voice, visited to provide a special performance.   Jolan, who is originally from Bolton, gained fame when he impressed celebrity judges Boy George, Paloma Faith and Ricky Wilson in his […]

    8th December 2017 | By | Reply More
    New Staffordshire care village appoints activities coordinator

    New Staffordshire care village appoints activities coordinator

    Belong Newcastle-under-Lyme has appointed Daniel Turner as Experience Day and Heritage Gallery Coordinator at the state-of-the-art care village, currently under construction in the centre of Newcastle-under-Lyme in Staffordshire.   Daniel will lead the village’s programme of activities, both for residents and members of the wider community, including customers visiting the village on Experience Days – […]

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