Antiques expert cuts ribbon to mark opening of new retirement homes

Antiques expert David Harper joined retirees in Darlington to celebrate the grand opening of Swinden Court – McCarthy and Stone’s new retirement living development.

Swinden Court, which is located on the former site of the Arts Centre, features a collection of luxurious one and two bedroom apartments exclusively for people over the age of 60.

To mark the development’s official opening on Wednesday, June 19th, 2019, David Harper, who is best known for appearing on BBC’s “Bargain Hunt”, gave a speech discussing his life as one of TV’s most prominent antiques experts before cutting the ribbon.

Swinden Court Grand Opening

Liz Green, Regional Sales and Marketing Director for McCarthy and Stone North East, said: “We’re absolutely delighted to officially open our fabulous development in Darlington.

“Our easy to maintain, luxurious apartments allow homeowners to enjoy their independence, with the added benefit of communal areas for socialising with neighbours.”

Green continued: “We would like to say a huge thank you to David Harper for joining us and giving a thoroughly interesting presentation on his career.

“We would encourage anyone over the age of 60 who is considering downsizing to take a look at the development themselves They won’t be disappointed!”

To find out more about retirement living at Swinden Court, call 0800 201 4739 or visit the McCarthy and Stone website.

Source: McCarthy and Stone