Retirement Living

The Poynton turns 10

To celebrate The Poynton’s 10 th  birthday in late June, the Takapuna retirement village held a special...

issue 100 july 2019

The Poynton farewells Craig Peploe

After five years at the helm, The Poynton Retirement Village said farewell to popular manager Craig Peploe at a...

issue 100 july 2019

Hip fracture in older folks

Is there anything we can do to reduce the risk?

In 2016, some 3,750 New Zealanders suffered a hip fracture, often at the femoral neck. It’s the most common...

issue 100 july 2019

Harry Hobin - Still going hard at 92!

I love getting calls from people on the Shore telling us about interesting people we should be highlighting in...

issue 99 june 2019