Fylde coast retirement homes site opens its doors

The first retiree residents were welcomed to McCarthy and Stone's development on Poachers Way in Thornton.

Friday, 31st August 2018, 12:57 pm
Updated Friday, 31st August 2018, 1:01 pm
McCarthy & Stone sales executive Colette Grainger, site manager Dave Plant and customer sales executive Beth Halls with new homeowners William Taylor and Jean Hewitt at Burrstone Grange, Thornton

William Taylor 80, and Jean Hewitt, 81 both joined the McCarthy and Stone team in the Burrstone Grange’s landscaped gardens to celebrate the latest milestone at the development with a glass of fizz.

They were both presented with welcome gifts at the development of 42 one and two bedroom apartments.

Bill Taylor said: “Moving can often be a daunting process, so it was lovely to receive a warm welcome from the team at Burrstone Grange. We’re both really looking forward to settling-in to our new apartments and beginning this next exciting chapter of our retirement years.”

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The event at Burrstone Grange also gave people to have a guided tour of the newly-completed development designed for the over 60s.

Fiona Brooks, regional sales and marketing director at McCarthy and Stone said: “We were thrilled to welcome our first homeowners to Burrstone Grange to celebrate this important milestone, along with people from Thornton, Cleveleys and surrounding areas.”