Archive for the "Uncategorized" Category

  • Open meeting

      We are delighted to announce that the MS Society Scotland Council will be hosting our open meeting onFriday 29 August at the Stuart Resource Centre, Aberdeen. On the day you will hear about the latest in MS research from Dr Peter Connick,Senior Clinical Research Fellow and Honorary Consultant Neurologist at the Anne Rowling Clinic, a showcase of local partnerships and an update from the MS Society council and staff team. The event also offers the chance to network and meet other people affected by MS in your area. Most importantly our role is to represent people affect by MS in Scotland, so

  • May Branch Meeting

    Venue: Grianan Date : 20th May 2014 Present :  Donnie White, James Maclennan, Christine Stewart, Christine Macleod, Anne-M Macleod, Patricia and Reinier Latenstein Van Voorst, Gary Macdonald, Duncan Walker. Apologies: Norman Mackenzie Fiona Chisholm, Moira Macpherson, Richard Langhorne. Chairman's Welcome  The chairman welcomed all those present at the meeting. Chairman approved the minutes of the EGM( with the amendment that Richard Langhorne seconded the proposal that J Maclennan became Chairman) Funds raised by Cake Bake Chairman wished his thanks and appreciation for Christine Stewart's hard work and dedication to fundraising be recorded. Christine gave a very brief rundown of the very sucessful fundraising event which was organised - raising in excess of

  • Research and News

    This is a free quarterly magazine from  MS Trust?, click on link below.  

  • MS Western Isles Branch E.G.M

    Venue: Grianan Date: 8th April Present: Donnie White (Chairman) James Maclennan (Vice chair )  Christine Macleod (Secretary) Christine Stewart (Treasurer)  Ken Munro ( Area development Officer) Duncan Walker, Diane ferguson, Sharon Maclennan, Calum Iain Macleod, Jessie Mackenzie, Ian Ferguson, Norman Mackenzie, Richard Langhorne,  Kirsteen Macarthur,Alexander Peck,  Anne M Macleod. Apologies: Fiona Chisholm, Moira Macpherson, Mr&Mrs D Mackenzie, Mr & Mrs M Mackenzie Chairman's Welcome  The Chairman welcomed all those present to the meeting.   Chairman's Declaration that quorum number required (8) are in attendance. Chairman's Approval of Minutes from last AGM/EGM Chairman's Report The Chairman circulated a reporton what has happened over the course of 2013/14. Although it appears to have been

  • Branch A.G.M…..update

    As you may have seen from the Stornoway Gazette over the last few weeks the branch A.G.M  is  held in the Grianan Day Centre, Tuesday 11th March 2014 at 7.30pm . All is very welcome to come along and hear what is happening within the branch, also what you would like to see done, or do, with in this coming year . Tea and coffee will be served. Unfortunately due to ill health, tomorrow nights MS Western Isles Branch A.G.M has had to be cancelled . All being well an EGM will be called for Tuesday 8th April

  • February Branch Meeting

    MS Western Isles Branch Venue: Grianan Day Centre Date : 11th February 2014 Present: Donald White, Moira Macpherson, James Maclennan, Christine Stewart Apologies: Anne Macleod Christine Macleod Opening: Chairman thanked all in attendance. Matters arising: Branch AGM - March 11th 2014 Polish Physiotherapists update 18th-24th March 2014 (appointment reminder will be sent to out nearer the time) Boma 7 (off road wheelchair)  dates to be confirmed Meetings regarding chamber are on going AOCB Next branch meeting  Tuesday 11th March 2014 at 7.30 pm, in the Grianan day Centre, Westview

  • January 2014 Branch Meeting

    MS Western Isles Branch Venue: Grianan Day Centre Date : 14th January 2014 Present: Donald White, Moira Macpherson, James Maclennan, Christine Stewart Apologies: Anne Macleod Christine Macleod Opening: Chairman welcomed all a happy new year Matters arising: Polish Physiotherapists 4th-10th February 2014 contact Moira Macpherson or Christine Stewart Christmas Bazaar - £350 raised Boma 7 (off road wheelchair)  dates to be confirmed Hydrotherapy Pool - available 1st 3rd and 5th Tuesday of each month 6.00-6.30pm   AOCB Next branch meeting  Tuesday 11th February 2014 at 7.30 pm, in the Grianan day Centre Westview Terrace.

  • Tong Parent and Toddler Group

    Tong Parent and Toddler  group raised the sum of £356.40 by doing a cake sale, this monies was then kindly donated to the MS Western Isles Branch. This token was much appreciated, and will be put to good use. Many thanks to all

  • November Branch Meeting

    Western Isles MS Society Monthly Branch Meeting   Venue:  Grianan Day Centre Date:  Tuesday 19th November 2013 Present:  Donnie White, James MacLennan, Christine Stewart, Christine Macleod,  Anne M Macleod, Richard Langhorne 1.  Welcome   Chairman welcomed those present to the meeting.   2.    Minutes of Previous Meeting                  The Minutes of the previous meeting were circulated and approved by James MacLennan and seconded by Anne Macleod.   3.     Matters Arising            (a)    Statistics - No update has been received on this.           (b)     The committee did not know if Mr Iain MacPherson was at home.   4.     Christine Stewart reports that the Christmas Bazaar is on Friday 6th December and  Saturday 21st December 2013. 1.  5. £337 was received

  • October Branch Meeting