A South-West is retirement developer is hosting putting on a series of virtual talks helping to keep people connected during lockdown.

Churchill Retirement Living is hosting a series of free online talks for its apartment owners and customers at Mount’s Bay Lodge in Penzance, Perran Lodge in Newquay, Tregolls Lodge in Truro, and across the South West.

Covering a range of topics from a 'History of Chocolate' to 'Behind Big Ben,' the online talks will be delivered by mirthy.co.uk, and can be enjoyed click of a button.

The talks also feature a live chat facility so attendees can interact with each other by typing messages, and taking part in a live Q&A with the speaker at the end of the talk.

Churchill’s Regional Marketing Manager, Caroline Haswell, said: "We know that many of our apartment Owners have been missing the regular social events that form a key part of the Churchill lifestyle, and there are many other people out there still stuck at home for the time being.

"These free online talks will give local people a chance to connect and enjoy learning about a wide variety of topics, all from the comfort of their own living room.

"Everyone is welcome to join and it’s completely free, so if you’re interested in finding out more why not give us a call?"

If you or someone you know might be interested in taking part, call 0800 458 1857 or visit churchillretirement.co.uk to find out more and join the event of your choice.