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 […]

The benefits of living in a safe and connected community

Living in an easy to manage property with ready access to a range of facilities within a connected and supportive community are amongst the benefits  of living in an independent retirement property at Middleton Hall Retirement Village for retired physicist Dr Les Simpson. Les, who has also become Middleton Hall’s resident pottery teacher since he […]

Report shows retirement village living is the key to a healthier later life

A report commissioned by the Department of Health and Social Care has provided “overwhelming evidence” of the substantial and widespread benefits of retirement villages for residents who live there. Published at the end of last year, the research conducted by The Kings Fund and The University of York, found that older people living in retirement […]

Valentine’s Day treats

There were lots of hearts, flowers and cupcakes on Valentine’s Day in celebrations to mark the occasion organised by Co-owners in Middleton Gardens Hotel Living and Supported Living care services and Middleton Grove’s supported independent living apartments. Here’s a gallery of some highlights from the day.      

How to make a rose out of a ribbon

Here’s a short tutorial demonstrating how to make a beautiful rose out of a length of ribbon by Middleton Hall’s multi-talented Head of Care & Quality, Debby Lamont!

Wintery scenes around the grounds

The snow settled across the Middleton Hall estate this week creating some stunning views that many enjoyed whilst out and about in the grounds.