Wixams Retirement Village is situated in the heart of the vibrant new community. The area is home to more than 300 acres of parkland and lakes, as well as a network of extensive cycle routes.
The new Wixams area also boasts several new housing developments, with more than 4,000 new homes.
In addition to Wixams Retirement Village’s community facilities, there are also shops and leisure facilities in the local area.
There are two full size sports pitches and a children's playground available for the community, and a major supermarket.
Wixams Retirement Village and the Wixams area are both easily accessible; located off the A6 with great connections to Bedford Town Centre.
Bedford itself is home to a range of parks, museums, theatres and sporting venues.
The town also hosts a range of regular events such as the Bedford River Festival, the Bedford Regatta, Proms in the Park and an International Kite Festival.