Mrs Daphne Capps is the current Chairman of the Trustees and has held this position since 1995.
Mr Garry Dean – Clerk to the Trustees, appointed in May 2023. Responsible for the day to day management of Millingtons.
Maria became Relief Warden in 2014 and was promoted to full time Warden in January 2022. She provides pastoral support for the residents.
The old Millingtons building was completed in 1749.
The cupola and portico at the front were added in 1785.
The cupola above the portico was extensively renovated in 2019.
The spires of Shrewsbury viewed from the Millingtons terrace.
The view from the Millingtons terrace down towards St George’s Church. There is a strong link between Millingtons and St George’s with regular services in the boardroom and an annual James Millington commemorative service in the church.
View showing the entranceway to the Millingtons Community Room and the Clerk’s Office.
Part of the rear aspect of the original Millingtons building.
Grounds maintenance is an important aspect of the management of Millingtons.
Solar panels have been installed in the newer part of Millingtons and these provide additional income for the charity.
A view of the inner courtyard of the newer part of Millingtons showing accommodation on two stories.
A sculpture by Jeremy Schreker, MA (RCA) commissioned by Millingtons to mark the new Millennium.
View of Shrewsbury spires from the Millingtons front terrace.
A view of the eastern frontage of Millingtons original almshouse building.
A view from the Millingtons driveway down toward St Chads in the middle of Shrewsbury.
Periodically as units become vacant they are refurbished and updated. This photograph and the one alongside show an updated unit in the old building.
A new kitchen and a new easy-access bathroom were fitted and the apartment was redecorated throughout including new carpets. New energy-saving water heaters were also installed.
Residents of Millingtons enjoying an afternoon concert by baritone soloist Peter Edge in the boardroom. This concert was given by Peter to thank Millingtons for their support of his training at the Royal College of Music in London.
The new complex was opened by HRH The Princess Margaret in October 1994. Princess Margaret was guided around the site by former Millingtons chairman, the late Mr Bob Toon.
Planting for colour and seasonal displays can be seen throughout the grounds of Millingtons.
Millingtons is a private haven of comfortable living accommodation for couples and individuals.