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Dog friendly retirement community

Mavis

Moving to a retirement community with a canine companion At just six months old, Poppy is the youngest resident of Jacobs Gate, Adlington Retirement Living’s new community in Sheffield. When Mavis, aged 75, decided to downsize, finding somewhere that would welcome a four-legged friend was a top priority. “I’d never had a dog growing up, […]

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Joyce

Joyce wanted to continue to enjoy an independent and active retirement, safe in the knowledge that additional care is available for the future. Joyce...

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Edna

After a major life event in February 2019, Edna wanted to move to an apartment with a friendly community and some practical support. Edna...

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Sheffield retirement community homeowner

Anne

Anne wanted to join a thriving community and be closer to her family in Sheffield. Originally from Denton in Greater Manchester, Anne spent three...

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The Folds Romiley retirement apartments

Audrey

Audrey Davey wanted a fresh start in a new apartment with a friendly community. Originally from Norfolk, Audrey moved to the area in the...

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Sheffield retirement living

Nigel and his daughter Maria

Nigel moved to Jacobs Gate in December 2020. His children, Maria and David, wanted to make sure he would be happy in his new...

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John and Marcia

John and Marcia had been looking for a bungalow until they heard about The Cottons. They quickly decided the beautiful apartments, stunning gardens and...

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Jim

When Jim decided to sell his seven-bedroom house in Freshfield, his daughters wanted to help him find an apartment nearby that would be ideal...

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Pauline and her daughter Gill

“I was a long way away from my daughter. Moving gave both myself and my daughter Gill a great peace of mind! I can...

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Dog friendly retirement community

Mavis

Moving to a retirement community with a canine companion At just six months old, Poppy is the youngest resident of Jacobs Gate, Adlington Retirement...

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Joan

“We weren’t getting older, the neighbours were getting younger!” Joan and her husband Bill wanted to live life to the full without the worries...

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The Bridges Macclesfield Homeowners

Eddie and Mabel

Eddie and Mabel love walking in the great outdoors. They wanted less hilly terrain to explore, a beautiful view, lovely gardens and more free...

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Pet friendly retirement community UK

Alice

After settling into life at The Chimes, Alice’s family suggested a dog could be a good companion for her in her new apartment. “We...

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