Newport retirees host spring tea party in support of world voice day.

11 May 2015

McCarthy and Stone’s Assisted Living development, Somers Brook Court, in Newport, hosted an afternoon Spring tea party yesterday to mark World Voice Day.

The event proved to be very popular, with a good turnout of visitors, friends and family. Guests were invited to share their favourite childhood storybook over a cup of tea and some delicious sweet and savory treats to raise awareness of World Voice Day, and highlight the important of voice in our daily lives.

World Voice Day is a worldwide annual event which takes place on 16 April, and is devoted to the celebration of the phenomenon of voice. The aim is to demonstrate the enormous importance of the voice as a tool of communication, and as an application of a large number of sciences.

The free event which took place at the Somers Brook Court development on Foxes Road enabled guests to put their storytelling skills to the test and at the same time visit the stunning show complex to find out more about Assisted Living and life at Somers Brook Court.

Exclusively for over 70s, Somers Brook Court aims to bridge the gap between conventional Retirement Living and residential care. Potential purchasers  are able to retain their independence through home ownership, with their own front door, yet still have the peace of mind of a range of 24/7 security and support services.
Jacqui Meenan, Sales and Marketing Director for McCarthy and Stone, said: “The Spring tea party was a fantastic way to demonstrate what a happy and thriving community we have here at Somers Brook Court. It proved popular not least because of all of the tasty homemade cakes and pastries on offer! It was great to see new faces from the community, as well as family and friends taking part in support of World Voice Day, many of which also benefited from a tour to see first-hand the enjoyable and hassle-free lifestyle on offer at Somers Brook Court, and find out more about the Assisted Living offer. “

Facilities at Somers Brook Court include a table service restaurant which offers a daily three-course lunch, a guest suite for when visitors want to stay over, and a homeowners’ lounge for socialising, whilst  the exterior maintenance and gardening is taken care of by a professional and friendly team. In addition, homeowners also receive one hour of domestic support each week, which can be topped up if required at an additional cost, to help with their needs whether it’s cleaning, washing, grocery shopping or just a friendly face.

Ideally located within 850 metres of Newport’s High Street, Somers Brook Court is within easy reach from a range of local amenities including hairdressers, opticians and a chemist. The town also benefits from a central bus terminus, conveniently linking it with all routes on the Island.

McCarthy and Stone offers retirees a free Try Before You Buy scheme to give potential buyers a taster of the enjoyable, secure and hassle free living at Newport. To find out more about Somers Brook Court, please call 01983 533180 or email Alternatively please visit . Terms and conditions apply.


For further information, please contact Corinna Henson at McCann PR on 0121 713 3621 or email .