Wellbeing Wednesday 18th May 2022

Hello and welcome to this week’s Wellbeing Wednesday. Over these last two weeks since the election, we have been welcoming our newly elected Councillors and delivering a programme of induction sessions about our services. Well done to our hard working election and Members Services Teams for co-ordinating it all immediately after running the election (you […]

Wellbeing Wednesday 11th May 2022

Hello everyone and welcome to this week’s WBW where we are talking about good mental health, families and keeping safe in the sun – and on a good day these things all come together for really positive wellbeing! I do think of May as the month when the colour all comes out in the flowers […]

Wellbeing Wednesday 4th May 2022

Hello and welcome to your weekly wellbeing update. Thanks to Carolyn for last week’s intro – and her good advice about sunscreen – I am feeling very virtuous – no sunburn after 10 days in Morocco! A small but important victory for a sun worshipper who should really know better… This week we are focussing […]

Wellbeing Wednesday 27th April 2022

With Jane on leave this week, I am here, (after a lovely sunny long weekend at Mull Music Festival) to introduce this week’s Wellbeing Wednesday. I hope you have managed to enjoy some of the glorious sunshine we have been enjoying in Argyll and Bute recently. While I was over on Mull, one of my […]

Wellbeing Wednesday 20th April 2022

Hello and happy Wednesday. How are you all after your Easter Break and Easter Eggs? As you know, my family are all grown up – but did that stop us from rolling Easter Eggs down the hill with the grandparents? Not at all! And it meant that we spent time together outside and were able […]

Wellbeing Wednesday 13th April 2022

Hello everyone and happy Wednesday! I hope you are all looking forward to a few days off and some Easter Eggs this weekend. Even though my family are adults now, the temptation to buy lots of chocolate remains strong….mostly because I enjoy eating it myself! This week we are highlighting voices and vocal health. We’ve […]

Wellbeing Wednesday 6th April 2022

Jane Fowler – Head of Customer Support Services Hello everyone and happy wet Wednesday! After such a wonderful dry, sunny spell – the rain has come and has had us looking out the wellies and waterproofs again – but has made for some very happy gardeners (and frogs..)! This week we have tips and a challenge for you to […]

Wellbeing Wednesday 16th March 2022

Jane Fowler – Head of Customer Support Services Hello and welcome to this week’s Wellbeing Wednesday. Now that we are in the middle of March, I am feeling ridiculously excited to see the first bursts of colour outside as the daffodils, primroses and blossoms start to bloom. In a world that feels a little grey […]

Wellbeing Wednesday 16th February 2022

Jane Fowler, Head of Customer Support Services. Hello and welcome to this week’s Wellbeing update on a wet and windy Wednesday. I hope you are all prepared and have battened down the hatches for storms Dudley and Eunice that are heading our way. There is nothing like a bit of weather to give us something […]

Wellbeing Wednesday 26th January 2022

Jane Fowler – Head of Customer Support Services Hello everyone and welcome to this week’s Wellbeing Wednesday. You may remember that last week I was off to finish reading my ghost story – a New Year resolution to read more books. Well I can definitely recommend it….just as long as you are not frightened of […]