Monthly Archives: May 2012

Lord Best offers promising plans for retirement building

I was delighted to read about Lord Richard Best’s proposal today to build 100,000 retirement, supported housing and extra care homes a year to tackle the housing shortage and stimulate the economy. There is an acute shortage of quality retirement and care homes in the UK which is a disaster in the making given our […]

Retirement villages in the spotlight…

There was an interesting article on the BBC’s website last week focusing on retirement villages asking if they were the solution to the care crisis and the problems of housing an ageing population. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-17923976/. The article looked at how residents in retirement villages owned by the Audley Group are enjoying a good life – participating […]