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Activate your retirement chapter by exploring the world’s most iconic destinations!

The best thing about being retired is that you no longer need to plan around your work timetable or worrying if your annual leave will get approved or not And not forgetting the dreaded, going back to the office day, where you're greeted with an inbox overflowing with mundane emails. For...

Simple tweaks to your diet could add years to your life!

Forget the anti-ageing creams or weight loss pills, your answer to looking better is very simple! All you need to do is make a few lifestyle changes to make sure you feel and look healthy. Research over the years has shown that subtle lifestyle changes can reduce the risk of...

Follow the transformation

A really exciting opportunity has arisen for us to totally refurbish and renovate one of the original brochure park home properties here on The Elms. Back in 1987 12a Birch Grove, a large 42 by 20 foot park home, was sited on The Elms for residents Mr and Mrs...

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Bridging The Generation Gap – How Society Has Evolved

Are we having children later in life now as compared to before? Why are divorce rates at an all time high? And we how have the norms and values of society changed from the baby boomers to the millenials. There’s been a huge shift in culture and everyday life from the baby...

Exercises Tips for Over 50s | Making Exercise Fun!

In an age where there seems to be a gym or leisure centre on every corner, keeping fit and healthy seems to be a popular trend amongst society at the moment, especially in the social media age. However, the purpose for maintaining good health and being active has always...

Family Day Out in Lincolnshire

Looking for a family day out in Lincolnshire? When visiting Lincolnshire, there is much to do in this picturesque and historical location. Here at The Elms, we have compiled the top 6 must visit historical attractions that can be seen within the beautiful city of Lincoln. They vary from...

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Is Over 55 Living Tough in The Modern Age?

Are you over 55 and worried about your finances or what the future may hold? A recent study shows that more than 60% of over 55’s worry about their finances and getting through to retirement with very minimal financial worries. And in the modern day, this figure continues to...

Remembering John Kinch

3 October 1929 - 14 November 2016 "I didn’t want to follow other people’s footsteps. I wanted to make my own tread in the snow." John Kinch certainly did make his own tread with spectacular freedom from the usual petty rules and conventions which bind and limit so many of us....

The Elms – Far From a Retirement Home!

Ever wondered what Retirement Home Living is all about? Well here at The Elms, we can’t really give you the answer to that! The simple answer as to why is because The Elms is not a retirement home! We are a dedicated retirement village – where over 50s can...

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Retirement Loneliness: Are Retirement Villages The Answer to Combat Retirement Isolation?

The thought of Retirement Loneliness can be a very scary but realistic prospect for many. And lets face it; no one wants to live in a care home. But a novel concept that has been in the UK for many years now is gaining much traction. So are Park...