OWCH IN THE NEWS
2016 August 22nd Nick Jones, Barnet Society
Ground-breaking housing for women
2016 August 20th Daily Telegraph
Sixty, female and all living under one roof
2016 April 5th Co-op News
London calling for an end to housing crisis
2016 Feb 28th Observer interview with Shirley
"10 ways to beat loneliness" no.9) "Live together – but not too together"
2016 Feb 10th UK Wireless Radio - Interview with Maria Brenton
Click "Listen Again" and then "Agenda with Martyn Lewis 10th Feb 2016"
Starts 31 minutes in
Audio file to download
2016 Feb 5th Daily Express
"Only old girls allowed in first of its kind co-housing development"
FURTHER READING about cohousing
- Community 2.0: Is Cohousing the future of urban design? Towergate Insurance
- Charles Durrett: The Senior Cohousing Handbook - 2nd Edition -
A Community Approach to Independent Living byNew Society Publishers, 2009
- Cohousing in Britain - A Diggers & Dreamers Review
D&D Publications, 2011
- Maria Brenton: Senior cohousing communities – an alternative approach for the UK?
Joseph Rowntree Foundation (www.jrf.org.uk) 2013
- Collaborative design of Older Women's Cohousing
Patrick Devlin (Working with Older People, Emerald Publishing, 2015 Vol.19 No.4
- Cohousing: "It makes sense for people with things in common to live together"
The Guardian 16.02.2015