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, […]

‘Jewellery Rocks’ – An Insight Into a Handmade Jewellery Collection

‘Jewellery Rocks’ is a collection of handmade jewellery from Dr Les Simpson, a resident from The Waterside here at Middleton Hall Retirement Village. Les has been making ceramics, pottery and jewellery as a hobby for the past 15 years and has continued throughout the pandemic. This collection contains pieces made throughout the 2020 lockdowns where […]

Thank you to maintenance and estates teams!

A note was received from Waterside resident Alysa McNamara who wanted to extend a “thank you to Alan from the Maintenance team and Ben from the Estates team for their hard work” in fitting her new patio. She added “It looks great, and I look forward to long hot summers admiring it.”

ITV Tyne Tees filming at Middleton Hall

ITV Tyne Tees reporter Helen Carnell visited Middleton Hall Retirement Village on Friday 30 April to film around the grounds. She was filming a report about the village’s open day for the National Open Garden Scheme which is going ahead on Saturday 24 July this year. As well as shooting footage around our wonderful estate […]

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 […]