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    Assistance on Selling Your Home

    Have your retirement plans been put on hold due to the paralysis in the property market? Are you looking for a speedy option to enable you to move forward with your next stage of life? Then help is at hand to unlock that retirement living apartment of your dreams, and make them a reality! The…

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    Hawthorns Group Update On COVID-19

    I am writing to provide you all with an update on where we are within the current pandemic. I am truly inspired by all the work that our staff are doing in our independent living communities, which is to be applauded. They are all heroes, proudly working through this pandemic with courage and strength. I…

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    The Hawthorns Braintree, Essex

    The Tripney’s Lead by Example

    Married super-duo, Paul and Sandra Tripney, have proven themselves as driving forces of innovation for the Hawthorns independent living communities for more than ten years. Having spent three years at The Hawthorns Clevedon in a number of positions, the couple relocated to The Hawthorns Braintree in 2012 for temporary Assistant Manager assignments while awaiting visas…

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    The Hawthorns Clevedon

    Lockdown Life At The Hawthorns Clevedon

    By Gordon Yates, resident, The Hawthorns Clevedon. As I sit out in the sunshine on this glorious Good Friday, I think of individuals stuck in high rise flats with small children and nowhere to go and play. I think of my own granddaughter, at risk as a diabetic, stuck completely alone in a very small…

  • A Word of Thanks & Reassurance from Our Operations Director

    I am sure everyone will join me, the other Directors and senior management of the Hawthorns Group in recognising and praising the phenomenal amount of hard work that all of our staff, whatever their role, are putting in to protect our residents in the most stressful and challenging situation in our time. Every staff member…

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    Temporary closure of the Hawthorns communities to Visitors

    Dear Relatives and Visitors of residents at The Hawthorns. Due to the exceptional circumstances we all find ourselves in we have taken the difficult but responsible decision to close our communities to all visitors from today, Monday 23rd March 2020. The well-being of our residents and staff is our main priority, and by temporarily suspending…

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    The Hawthorns Northampton, Northamptonshire

    Hawthorns Northampton Fashion Show

    If you had walked into the Hawthorns Independent Retirement Community in Northampton on the evening of Tuesday 25th February, you could have easily mistaken it for a Paris catwalk! Prosecco flowing, canapés in abundance, models galore, and with an array of beautiful couture for all to see and try. The idea of hosting a Fashion…

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    The Hawthorns Braintree, Essex

    Hawthorns Braintree Sponsors Essex Business Awards

    The Hawthorns Braintree were delighted to sponsor the Excellence in Marketing Award at the Essex Business Awards, held on 15th November at the beautiful and historic location of Braxted Park, in the heart of Essex.  The Management team attended the black tie dinner dance with Paul and Sandra Tripney, General Managers presenting the award. Michael…

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    The Hawthorns Clevedon, Somerset

    Seaside Romance at The Hawthorns Clevedon

    Romance at The Hawthorns independent retirement living community in Clevedon, on the Somerset coast, has blossomed since Lois Greeves and Jeremy Spratt met there in August of 2017. Former Nursing Manager of a residential care home, Lois has lived on the 4th floor at The Hawthorns since 2008, and in 2017 an apartment next door…

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    Promoting active participation for healthy ageing at The Hawthorns

    Independent retirement living at The Hawthorns communities provides a new freedom of lifestyle and promotes the opportunity to stay healthier for longer. Our residents are encouraged to engage in continued meaningful occupations and pass-times or to take up new interests, with current thinking identifying occupation as a benefit to maintaining well-being in retirement. Occupations and…

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    The Hawthorns Clevedon, Somerset

    Clevedon’s Customer Service Promise

    This is our Customer Service Promise to you. At the Hawthorns Clevedon, our promise is to offer you TIME: Time for you, time for leisure, time for friends, time for dining, time for the personal touch and time for detail. Time stands for: TOGETHERNESS Being part of a community where staff and residents are one.  …