Our Stories


Cheers! A new pub for Tadpole Garden Village 

A local pub is often considered the hub of a community – whether that’s as a place to meet with friends, to grab a meal with family or have a neighbours’ gathering.  That’s why Crest Nicholson was delighted to announce plans for a new pub to serve its 1,855 home community, Tadpole Garden Village in Swindon, in September
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App-solutely fantastic! New community app launched for Monksmoor Park

Conversation is key to helping a new community grow. Developers want to share news with residents, community events need to be promoted, and neighbours often love the opportunity to meet and chat with one another. Although conversation is of course an old artform, new technology can still play a role in helping it happen.   That’s why Preim,
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Fun in the sun at Kilnwood Vale community event

Over 300 Kilnwood Vale residents gathered at the green space in the heart of their new community on Saturday, 28 July. An opportunity to celebrate the growing development, meet their neighbours and learn more about the local area, the community fun day was a roaring success. The community’s furry friends were centre stage on the
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Successful Annual General Meeting for empowered Locking Parklands community

Nineteen homeowners from the Weston-super-Mare development, Locking Parklands recently gathered to help mould the future of their community. Bringing together Locking Parklands residents, the Residents’ Company meeting provided residents with the opportunity to discuss everything from the maintenance of amenities through to future development plans. On the face of it, the meeting may have appeared
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Pedal power at Monksmoor Park community event

Many of the developments we work with aim to provide residents with alternative modes of transport – encouraging walking, cycling and the use of public transport where possible. A new bus route has been a real success at Tadpole Garden Village since its launch in 2016 and just last month, on Saturday 12 May 2018,
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