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Moving Well in 2022

Up-to-date gym sessions and Moving Well classes at Thistle

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  1. A Thank You from Big Plan

  2. Local stand-up talent supporting Thistle this Christmas

  3. All Ability Bikes at Thistle

  4. Scope Photography

  5. Connecting Craigmillar groups at Thistle

  6. Introducing our fantastic fundraising Firewalkers!

  7. Facilitate Big Plan

  8. Walk on fire fundraiser for Thistle!

  9. ThistleYP at Craigmillar Festival!

  10. Gym and class timetable

  11. Seeing Life Differently: Hopes For The Future

  12. Seeing Life Differently: Vulnerability

  13. Seeing Life Differently: Values

  14. Seeing Life Differently: Communication

  15. Booking Classes Q&A

  16. Julie Sees Life Differently

  17. Classes & updated gym timetable

  18. Reflections on an ultramarathon

  19. Ask the scientists - Covid Q&A

  20. Clan Thistle 2021

  21. Reopening of Thistle Gym 26 April

  22. Ask the scientists - Covid vaccines Q&A

  23. Thistle's rainbow of hope

  24. Jackie's story

  25. James' Tribute to Nik

  26. Wild swimming - a dip in the ocean

  27. A Day in the Life of Thistle

  28. Do you have questions about the coronavirus?

  29. Coping with Long Covid

  30. Do the Virtual Kiltwalk for Thistle!

  31. Thistle Submission to Independent Review of Adult Social Care

  32. A Peer Volunteer's Perspective

  33. January 2021 Referrer Update

  34. Letters from Castleview Primary

  35. Help us create stained glass windows for the Centre

  36. Join in with our Community12 Days of Christmas Video

  37. Reopening Information

  38. Football, Faith and Wellbeing

  39. Proceeds from new book donated to Thistle

  40. Centre reopening plans

  41. The Worst of Times, the Best of Times – part 2

  42. Midlothian Wellbeing Service - a practitioner's view

  43. Celebrating 5 Years of Midlothian Wellbeing

  44. The Worst of Times, the Best of Times – part 1

  45. Lee-ann's story

  46. Update on the Centre of Wellbeing

  47. The Gift

  48. Aye, right.

  49. Framework to support wellbeing

  50. Alex's story

  51. Take part in the virtual Kiltwalk for Thistle!

  52. Weans and Wolfensberger

  53. Fancy a spot of Chi?

  54. Everyone is 'in'.

  55. From Baking to Bermalobs

  56. Kirsty's Story

  57. Lenses

  58. Thistle offers support for people struggling after COVID-19 illness

  59. Nicola’s Lockdown Empathy Walk

  60. Stories from strange places

  61. Steve Coulson Sees Life Differently

  62. We're looking for a Volunteer Social Media Officer!

  63. Are you a young person living with a long term health condition?

  64. Big Plan goes virtual!

  65. 2.6 Challenge

  66. Connecting Lifestyle and Immunity

  67. Coronavirus Update

  68. My Life, My Choice - What a Night!

  69. My Life, My Choice Panellists

  70. Response to the Home Secretary's New Immigration Policy

  71. Dawn's Channel Swim

  72. What matters to you?

  73. Thistle's 75th!

  74. Thistle awarded £4,000 to train and support wellbeing volunteers

  75. Thistle hosts launch of Scottish Government's Keys to Life strategy

  76. Thistle's Big Conversation - February 2019

  77. Thistle's Big Conversation - January 2019

  78. Thistle's Big Conversation - October vlog

  79. Thistle's Big Conversation - vlog 3!

  80. Activate Course

  81. Summer Shindig

  82. Big Conversation vlog2

  83. Kieran's Big Plan

  84. Big Conversation vlog!

  85. Stop the Wait

  86. National Involvement Network

  87. Lloyds Volunteers give Thistle a refresh!

  88. Chi in the Park launch!

  89. It came without ribbons...

  90. No great mind has ever existed...

  91. The flower that blooms in adversity

  92. We are all different

  93. Gratitude

  94. Every day may not be good

  95. If we all do one random act of kindness daily

  96. Do not judge by appearances

  97. Not all of us can do great things

  98. It always seems impossible...

  99. It's easy to make a quick buck

  100. You're bonkers mad?

  101. Do you wish to move mountains?

  102. Thought for today

  103. Good thoughts

  104. Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try

  105. Words from Jo Cox

  106. Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass...

  107. A Monday morning reminder

  108. Be the reason someone smiles today

  109. A thought for the day, from Christopher Robin to Winnie the Pooh

  110. A thought for the day, from Morrie Schwartz

  111. A thought for the day, from Mary Angelou

  112. Another triumph for Dawn as she's shortlisted for an award at the Alliance's Self Management Awards

  113. Douglas gets on the treadmill...and takes a huge step forward

  114. "I used to think I was fat and useless, with nothing to do..."

  115. Call me Dangerous Dave

  116. Are Citizens Risk Assessed?

  117. Full marks from the Care Inspectorate

  118. Happy Birthday to Changing Places

  119. What conditions do we need for health and wellbeing?

  120. "We need more leadership and less management" argues Phil Roycroft from our Leading Others course

  121. Maureen Child raises over £2,000 for Thistle

  122. The First Minister opens our new Centre of Wellbeing

  123. The Big Conversation - starting a conversation that matters

  124. Dawn thought her life was over. Turns out a new, exciting chapter was only just beginning

  125. We're moving!

  126. Thank you to the Fire Walkers

  127. 6 Things about InterAct that you might not know...

  128. "I've got MS, but it'll never have me"

  129. Ross' review of the Big Plan

  130. Meet our InterActive team...

  131. Why words matter

  132. "I would never have believed..."

  133. Is a butterfly a transformation or a better caterpillar?

  134. Changing the conversation

  135. Stop worrying about risk

  136. Moving Well in 2022

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