Blog / May 9th, 2022

Together We Can Beat Loneliness: Mental Health Awareness Week

This year the Mental Health Foundation is focusing on people joining together to beat loneliness – an emotion that has been felt across the country during the pandemic, with lockdowns seeing so many people isolated. It has been wonderful to have units back together with face-to-face meetings allowing our members to reconnect. Our recent region…

Blog / April 28th, 2022

Chief Commissioner Blog

Out and about This month it has been great to be out and about across the region, catching up with old friends and making new ones. I have been fortunate enough to spend time with members from across all our sections and our Trefoil Guild over the last few weeks. It’s great to see guiding…

Blog / April 28th, 2022

Our bodies, our life

Welcome to another month with our wellbeing theme ‘our bodies, our life’ focusing on our physical selves. With our getting out in the Spring weather, warm and sunny, windy and wet or otherwise, do we ever, for example, think about how our bodies function in different temperatures? Are we a hot weather lizard or a…

Blog / March 30th, 2022

Chief Commissioner Blog

Hi everyone, In April, we see many celebration days, with the Easter break from school, Bank holidays, Easter itself and more. I want to focus on Earth Day. Earth Day is an annual event on 22 April to demonstrate support for environmental protection. First held on April 22, 1970 – it now includes a wide range…