by Annie Jordan Photos courtesy of the Vale of Leven Trust “On your bike!” has taken on a whole new meaning for me after seeing what’s on offer at the Vale of Leven Trust Active Travel Hub. Bobby Dorrian, Development Manager of the Hub, explains the Trust was set up in 2017 … [Read more...] about ON YER BIKE
Words by Angela Clark, photos and artwork by Louise Kane Louise Kane is a young woman who refuses to let anything stand in her way. She faced many struggles throughout her teenage years because she is on the autism spectrum, which affects her speech and ability to … [Read more...] about Creative Superpowers
By the Armchair Philosopher “Whatever you're happiest doing!” is a phrase many of my friends have cheerily used in the strange new times and strange new world we are forced to embrace. My friends, relatives and acquaintances are well intentioned: Whatever YOU are happiest … [Read more...] about Whatever You’re Happiest Doing!
Words & photos by Emily Fraser A Vale therapist has launched a social enterprise to promote well-being as a right for all and not a luxury just for those who can afford to pay. Joanne Dick, a complementary therapist and medical herbalist with 20 years experience, decided … [Read more...] about Sharing The Wellness
Words by Jenny Watson & Photos by Chris McCaughey On a quiet, nondescript lane there is a plain, unexceptional door. What is behind the door, however, is a sanctuary, solace and supporting community for men. In 2019 three men came together in the Chest, Heart & … [Read more...] about Men Do Matter