New tawny owl box

This splendid tawny owl box was built by some of our residents. We are very grateful to the three British Trust for Ornithology representatives, Colin, Chris and Mark who kindly visited to put it in place on a cold, wet and rainy day. Hopefully we will see chicks next spring!

Middleton Hall wins Small Village category in 2021 Northumbria in Bloom Awards

We are extremely proud to have won the Small Village category of the 2021 Northumbria In Bloom Awards. The prestigious competition, now in its 57th year, is all about encouraging local communities to improve their area through community gardening and sound environmental practises. This year’s success builds on our previous successes in the competition – […]

Open Days announced

We are holding two open days on Thursday 14 October and Saturday 16 October, 11am to 3pm, and inviting people to come and find out more about our range of award-winning independent retirement properties and highly regarded care services and to discover what it’s like to live in our friendly community. Set in forty-five acres […]

Care services’ residents enjoy sports day

The Middleton Spa Living Well team created a full schedule of sporty games and activities for residents in our care services to take part in for the return of our annual sports day. It was a really enjoyable event and there were a number of very proud trophy-winners. A gallery of photos from the day […]

Sports Day returns for independent residents

people cheering playing boules at sports day event 2021

Residents from The Waterside and Middleton Woods thoroughly enjoyed the return of the annual Middleton Hall Retirement Village Sports Day event. The sun shone and there was plenty of fun and laughter as everyone took part in the event organised by Middleton Spa‘s Living Well team. The packed schedule of activities included bowls, boules, putting, […]

National Garden Scheme event success

‘s charity fund-raising open day for the National Garden Scheme (NGS) on Saturday 24 July was a huge success raising a total of £784.59 to be shared amongst the range of nursing and health charities supported by NGS. Throughout the day people were able to explore our 45-acre estate with highlights including the Japanese garden, […]

Behind the scenes with the Estates Team

Our marketing assistant, Oli, pictured with the sunflowers growing beside the Middleton Hall greehouse, spent a day with the Estates Team as they continued getting the grounds ready for visits by the Northumbria in Bloom judges and our open day for The National Garden Scheme on Saturday 24 July. Highlights from the day were captured […]

Stress Awareness Month 2021

Stress Awareness Month has been held every April since 1992 to increase public awareness about both the causes and cures for our modern stress epidemic. Despite this running for 29 years we have got a long way to go. Stress Awareness Month – What is it? According to Mental health Foundation 74% of UK adults […]