Buying a Stairlift Can Help Save Your Home and Your Independence

Over a third of Britons aged over 55 say they would be compelled to sell their home to fund long-term care in retirement Age UK, the organisation created by the merger of Age Concern and Help The Aged, have revealed on their website, that in excess of a third of Britons aged over 55 feel [...]

Every Royal Palace needs its own Stairlift…

Mobility Scooters and Stairlifts for the Royals The not-so-humble beginnings of the mobility aid industry is due to non other than King Henry the VIII it has been revealed. Famous mainly for his collection of wives, his enjoyment of food and drink and his cantancarous nature, Henry VIII was also the first known owner of [...]

Acorn’s TV Ad for Stairlifts Upsets Younger Generations…

No Stairlift Ads for “Generation X” We’re not talking riots here, but it seems some people arent too impressed with the new Acorn Stairlifts TV ads. So much so that they have been added to the “Worst Ad of 2008?” short list on the TWA website. See the article here: Worst TV Adverts (and vote [...]

Stairlift assists elderly couple foil burglary

Quick-thinking couple utilise stairlift to scare thieves Last week a couple in Lincolnshire managed to stop burglars from stealing from their marital home, with the assistance of their home stairlift. Not the most common of theft deterants admittedly, but Mr and Mrs Rogers aged 87 and 84 respectively, were able to scare away wannabe thiefs [...]