Wellbeing Wednesday 29th June 2022

Jane Fowler – Head of Customer Support Services Hello and happy Wednesday everyone! And today I’m with my mum at Holyrood wearing a fancy hat at the Garden Party! Postponed since 2020, it will be a lovely day out in Edinburgh. Spending time with family is one of my other wellbeing ‘good to do’s’  Date […]

Wellbeing Wednesday 22nd June 2022

Jane Fowler – Head of Customer Support Services Hello everyone and welcome to this week’s Wellbeing update. As you will have picked up, a lot of my personal wellbeing comes from time in our garden and generally being outside. We have, over the years, planted lots of trees, shrubs, flowers, fruit and veg – for […]

Wellbeing Wednesday 15th June 2022

Jane Fowler – Head of Customer Support Services Hello everyone and welcome to this week’s edition of Wellbeing Wednesday. We are almost at midsummer now, so many of you will be thinking of upcoming holidays – enjoy and relax when they come – you deserve a break! This week we are sharing information with you […]

Wellbeing Wednesday 8th June 2022

Jane Fowler – Head of Customer Support Services Hello everyone and happy Wednesday! What a glorious weekend we had – you can’t beat Argyll and Bute when the sun shines. I had a wee day out at Colintraive Jubilee BBQ on Friday with my mum and dad – a lovely day and what a treat […]

Wellbeing Wednesday 1st June 2022

Jane Fowler – Head of Customer Support Services Hello everyone and welcome to Wellbeing Wednesday. This week I’d like to introduce a new member of our Wellbeing Team, Catriona Johnson who has joined us from the NHS and is passionate about wellbeing!  I am sure that you will join me in extending a warm welcome […]

Wellbeing Wednesday 25th May 2022

Hello everyone and welcome to this week’s Wellbeing update.  Well it’s all a bit blustery for May – we had an old friend visit at the weekend – I had said ‘Come in May! The weather is usually nice in May and the midgies aren’t too bad yet’…..It was damp, full of midgies and not […]

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 […]