Why people are demanding more from retirement living

Spacious homes with gardens, well-lit apartments with balconies - retired people are reacting to the Covid-19 pandemic with a new wish list

Retirement apartments in Cumbria and the Lake District
Scalesceugh Hall & Villas near Carlisle, Cumbria, on the edge of The Lake District

Retirement living in the UK is undergoing a revolution through the rising demand for gardens and balconies, for areas to exercise and people to talk to.