Work has begun on a new retirement complex of 80 apartments.

The development is being built in Didcot as part of the Great Western Park Urban Extension Scheme.

The development, which is on land at Greenwood Way, is expected to be completed in December 2022.

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The scheme will provide 60 rented apartments and 20 shared ownership apartments for people over the age of 55.

There will also be on-site communal facilities such as a café, hair salon and communal lounge for both residents and the local community and a courtyard that provides open green space.

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