Welcome to our new retirement blog

Keep up to date with all the latest news, retirement advice, events, development updates and top tips for retirement living.

11 August 2020

Stay hydrated for a healthy body and mind

Water is the single most vital ingredient to a healthy lifestyle. Read our top six tips to remind you to stay hydrated in the UK heatwave of 2020.
6 August 2020

Holiday inspired home decor

Design tips to refresh your home decor, inspired by the most popular holiday destinations.
5 August 2020

Grow your own veg from cuttings

Ever wished you could make your leftover uncooked vegetables go further? Well it turns out you can. Read our top tips on which vegetables can be grown from merely a cutting.
3 August 2020

The Mayfield quiz

Pens at the ready - it's quiz time!
3 August 2020

Mayfield summer reading list

For all you book worms out there, we’ve collated a list of books to keep you reading throughout the summer with the help of goodreads.com .
22 July 2020

Out and about around Watford

If you would like to see how the construction work is progressing at Mayfield Watford or you’ve not visited the area, please watch our short video.
15 July 2020

Mayfield Watford at a glance

Take a sneak peek at what is to come, as we look ahead to our first retirement village, Mayfield Watford in Hertfordshire.
14 July 2020

A picture says a thousand words

They say a picture says a thousand words, so if you’ve decided to make this medium your new outlet, you might find our tips for creating the perfect picture helpful.
6 July 2020

July construction update

View recent images of the site as construction continues at Mayfield Watford.
30 June 2020

Car safety checks

As current lockdown restrictions start to ease, here are some important checks you can carry out on your vehicle to ensure it is still road legal and safe to drive.
30 June 2020

The art of hygge

Marchini Curran Interiors has the task of creating the look and feel of Mayfield Watford, and we spoke to Design Director Christopher Taylor, who shared with us the inspiration behind their work.
30 June 2020

Chicken liver parfait recipe

A simple, delicious recipe for you to enjoy at a picnic or on a summer's evening.