Bield



Double success for Bield in Edinburgh

A new Edinburgh housing development is to provide much needed affordable and modern accommodation for more than 100 people.

Published 18 May 2018

Bield tenants to take walk down memory lane on Scottish lingo

Tenants at a retirement housing development in Muirhouse are set to tackle the history of Scottish dialects as part of a series of events held by the local Reminiscence Group.

Published 8 May 2018

Bield tenants set for wheelie good time with Perth cycling initiative

An 81-year-old Perthshire pensioner has teamed up with his local school and council to help older people get back on their bikes.

Published 8 May 2018

History of North Edinburgh lays future foundations at Pennywell

Memorabilia belonging to primary pupils and retired residents in North Edinburgh has been buried in the foundations of new homes under construction in Pennywell.

Published 24 April 2018

Bield tenants urged to raise their voices in wide-ranging consultation

Tenants up and down the country are being encouraged by their landlord to raise their voices on the important issues facing them.

Published 19 April 2018

Bield appeals for volunteers at West Calder housing development

Bield is calling on locals in West Lothian to help senior citizens get crafty by volunteering at its West Calder housing development.

Published 13 April 2018

Bield tenants host lunch to thank installation team who fitted new showers

Tenants at a retirement housing development in Stenhousemuir have hosted a lunch to thank the installation team who fitted their new shower rooms.

Published 13 April 2018

Blog: Launch of the Scottish Ethnic Minority Older People Forum

After the launch of an initiative which aims to give a new voice for Scotland’s ethnic minority older people, Hanover Scotland chief executive, Helen Murdoch, give her views on the Scottish Ethnic Minority Older People Forum.

Published 22 March 2018

Housing associations help give new voice for Scotland’s ethnic minority older people

A new Forum has been created to engage with, encourage and support ethnic minority older people to become effective leaders and advocates for themselves, their families and their communities.

Published 21 March 2018

Bield tenants become computer wizards thanks to local pupils

Tenants at a retirement housing development in Bo’ness have seen their IT skills flourish thanks to the creation of an internet café by pupils at a local school.

Published 14 March 2018

Linlithgow war veteran awarded France’s highest honour

A 94-year-old Linlithgow pensioner has been awarded one of the highest military honours by the French government.

Published 6 March 2018

Locals urged to become a Social Butterfly with Bield

Stirlingshire locals are being encouraged to help senior citizens spread their wings by volunteering their time at Bield’s housing developments in the Stirling area.

Published 5 March 2018

Bield tenant turns Godfather with latest novel

A 96-year-old Bield tenant in Glasgow is set to publish his second novel – just months after his first became a national media sensation.

Published 1 March 2018

East Ayrshire sheltered housing development scoops Eat Safe Award

Staff at a Bield very sheltered housing development in East Ayrshire are celebrating success after scooping a top food and hygiene accolade.

Published 16 February 2018

Sonsie faces all round at Bield Burns’ Nicht

Tenants at a Port Glasgow retirement development celebrated Burns’ Night in style with a fun filled day of dining, music and quizzes – all with a distinctly Scottish flavour.

Published 1 February 2018