Archive for January, 2012

  • How the other half live! click on post to

  • January Branch Meeting

    Venue: Grianan Day Centre Date: 10/1/2012 The following were present: Donnie White, Margaret Smith, Gary Macdonald, Irene Macleod, Delphine Macdonald, Muriel Mackenzie, Angela Bryden, Paul Morrison  and Christine Stewart. Apologies: Anne Macleod, Richard Langhorne Minutes of previous meeting circulated and approved. Matters Arising: MS nurse - two interviewed, no one appointed Relaxation class resumes  see web page Aqua Aerobics see web page Donations see page Exercise with MS, CD available AOCB - 9.30pm, Chairman closed meeting, thanking everyone in attendance, next meeting will be in the Training Flat Grianan

  • Presentation

    Mrs Mary Ann Macleod has been fundraising for the Western Isles Hyperbaric unit since it first arrived in Stornoway many years ago,she has now decided to take a back seat!. Donnie White thanked Mary Ann for all her hard work over the years and presented her with an engraved crystal glassware  to mark her retirement.

  • Stornoway and District RoundTable

    The sum of £500 was gifted to the  MS Society Western Isles Branch by the Stornoway and District Round Table, a certificate of appreciation and thanks was

    • 13 January 2012
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  • Activities for people with MS

    Hydrotherapy Pool is available 1st, 3rd and 5th Tuesday of the month  6.00 - 6.30pm If any one requires assistance a pool-chair is available via the hoist, just ask for it!. The water temperature is 32º, should this be too hot for you, sit at the pool side or go for a shower and re enter. Remember, to avoid dehydration it is advisable to drink plenty water afterwards.  It's the Grianan's responsibility to provide a lifeguard for all pool sessions.We are restricted to 10 persons in the pool at any one time  in order to get your 30 minutes, please make sure your ready and