The best of Lymm: what to do on a rainy day

The best of Lymm: what to do on a rainy day Is there anywhere more beautiful than England on a summer’s day? Even when the sun doesn’t shine, Britain’s weather is never dull. One thing we can expect the British weather to be is unpredictable. This unique climate of ours often catches us by surprise. Fortunately, you are never far away from a good day out when you live in Lymm: whatever the weather. Each of these days-out ...Continue reading

How to be happy in your new Cheshire park home

How to be happy in your new Cheshire park home Does this sound familiar? It’s Monday. 7am hasn’t yet dawned and you are wide awake. When working life comes to an end, you have different choices to make. Get up early and make a prompt start to your day. Or take the morning at a more leisurely pace. There’s no need to rush now you are retired. Ask any friend who’s over 60 if they feel old and they say ‘No,’ they’re at a new beginning....Continue reading

Why Lymm is rated one of UK’s ‘Best Places to Live’

Why Lymm is rated one of UK’s ‘Best Places to Live’ Lymm has made it on to the Times and Sunday Times list of ‘Best Places to Live’ in Britain once again. In the 2017 survey, people rated Lymm’s community spirit, shops, culture and broadband speed as some of the reasons why they rate it so highly. From your new park home in Lymm, you are on the doorstep to a thriving community, green spaces and an easy commute to Manchester and Liverpool....Continue reading

7 reasons why park home living is best for the over-55s

7 reasons why park home living is best for the over-55s We all love and treasure our homes. Home is where we feel safe, warm and content. That’s why moving home is such an important decision. When we view new properties, we look at the interiors, the space, the quality of construction. And we ask ourselves: “Will I be happy here?” “Will it be easy to make new friends?” “Will it feel like home?” Settling in to a new park home We choose a proper...Continue reading

Free up cash for one of these top holidays for over 55s

Free up cash for one of these top holidays for over 55s We all need something to look forward to. Travel is a luxury which fulfils our dreams as we begin our journey into retirement. 82% of over 55s surveyed by Age UK say they aspire to travel in later life. It’s the first thing many people plan as soon as they retire. The perfect getaway can be scenic, cultural, entertaining, sporting, relaxing or challenging. What type of holiday will you s...Continue reading

A fine day out in beautiful Lymm

A fine day out in beautiful Lymm The conservation village of Lymm makes a special day out for everyone. As a visitor or villager, the charm of Lymm is unveiled as you approach the village by the Lower Dam. Lymm residents love their festivals. The village is home to a rich heritage, a thriving community, great local amenities (there’s a post office within walking distance of Burford Lane) and easy access to motorways and...Continue reading

Top 3 aspects of luxury in later life

Top 3 aspects of luxury in later life Nothing beats the comfort of your own home. Whether it’s chilly or warm, nothing can replace the contentment we feel after a busy day when at last we can close the door behind us and put our feet up. We all have different views about comfort but one thing is certain. Warmth, food and companionship, although they may be basic human needs, are the riches we cherish at every stage of life. ...Continue reading

How to make healthy lifestyle changes with very little effort

How to make healthy lifestyle changes with very little effort “Everyone, everywhere wants to be happy.” What can we do to make later life our Happy Ever After? We hear people in later life describe themselves as being happier than ever. Age UK research suggests that many people are happiest when reach the age of 70. Marci Shimoff (author of “Happy for No Reason”) is unquestionably right when she describes happiness as: “unshakable fulfilment, jo...Continue reading

Escape to Cheshire’s beautiful landscapes and pretty villages

Escape to Cheshire’s beautiful landscapes and pretty villages When William Blake wrote about “England’s green and pleasant land” he was writing about Sussex. Had those feet visited Cheshire he would have undoubtedly penned a similar accolade to this fine county. From the village of Tarporley to the market town of Nantwich, lavish Tatton to the Tudor Little Moreton Hall, Cheshire’s jewels are many. Here are 9 of them which you may find interestin...Continue reading

How to guarantee the perfect start to your day

How to guarantee the perfect start to your day Think happy thoughts. If you think a happy thought the moment you wake up, you’ll be happy for the rest of the day. In later life, we come to accept and embrace all opportunities. We all know how important it is to our health and well-being to eat a balanced diet and to take regular exercise. What we may be less aware of is the importance of our mental health. Staying fit and he...Continue reading