UK Firm Seeks To Build Rural Retirement Community

The Press in the UK, ran an article that talked about how the owners of Shepherds Purse Cheese are looking to construct a £42 million CCRC near their North Yorkshire farm. The project called, Thornton Fields, would be located on 60 acres of their family land near Thornton le Moor and would accommodate up to 450 elderly residents with a mix of close care apartments, cottages and a residential care home. The Bell Family is working with the local district council to approve the project and they hope to have the facility constructed by 2012 or 2013. For the full article, click here.