ARE YOU A BUCKS COLOURFUL CHARACTER?
RETIREMENT house builder has encouraged people over 60 in Bucks are being encouraged to prove they are the county’s most colourful character.
McCarthy and Stone, which as developments in Denham, Bourne End and Wendover, is launching a contest to find and recognise colourful characters aged over the age of 60 who are still living life to the full.
People with unusual hobbies or who remain active in their retirement are encouraged to get in touch.
The winner of the contest will be selected by a panel of judges including TV star Arlene Phillips, and will receive a £100 Red Letter Day voucher. Regional winners will then go head-to-head with each other in a public vote on Facebook to find a national winner. Elaine Stratford, from McCarthy and Stone, said: “McCarthy and Stone is running this competition to champion those colourful characters in Bucks and to celebrate their attitude to life during retirement.
“We meet colourful characters at our development every day and we want to highlight that life doesn’t end when you retire.
“We’re looking forward to rewarding our winner with a trip of a lifetime courtesy of Saga Holidays so it’s definitely worth taking the time to apply.”
To enter, go to www. mccarthyandstone.co.uk.