Bield



98-year-old Bield resident pens D-Day memoir

A 98-year-old D-Day survivor has published his first autobiographical book on his experiences during World War Two.

Published 29 January 2019

Bield offers chance to become a social butterfly in West Calder

Bield is encouraging members of the West Calder community to spread their wings by helping older people in their area.

Published 23 January 2019

Bield CEO Brian Logan to step down

Brian Logan is to leave his position as chief executive of Bield to take up a new position at Capability Scotland.

Published 16 January 2019

Bield pledges to improve lives with quality homes and services

Customers of Bield can look forward to living in homes and benefiting from care which meets their individual needs, reduces social isolation and improves their lives, its chief executive has pledged.

Published 3 January 2019

Bield tenants celebrate Christmas in style

Older people at Bield retirement housing developments got into Christmas spirit as they celebrated the festive season with a series of events.

Published 3 January 2019

Bield finds buyer for closed Bo’ness care home

Specialised care provision in the Falkirk Council area has been enhanced after a deal was brokered between two care providers.

Published 21 December 2018

Bo’ness tenants have a cracker of a Christmas

Bo’ness tenants were treated to a real festive cracker this year as they celebrated at their annual Christmas party.   

Published 20 December 2018

Falkirk generation project gets Bield tenants moving

Tenants from a Stenhousemuir retirement housing development have been keeping fit and active thanks to pupils from a local high school.

Published 19 December 2018

Christmas toys ‘knit’ a problem for seasoned stitcher

A 69-year-old Midlothian woman who has knitted every day for the last 30 years has created a variety of Christmas teddies ahead of the festive season.

Published 12 December 2018

The 1950s shine for Bield retirement housing tenants in Leith

Tenants from an Edinburgh retirement housing development have been taken back in time with a play showcasing 1950s Leith.

Published 10 December 2018

Bield’s Homefront Hero reaches 100

A West Lothian woman is citing military graft and never having to worry about a man as the main ingredients for reaching the magic century mark.

Published 3 December 2018

Livingston pensioner goes Forth with charity abseil

A 75-year-old West Lothian man is showing no signs of slowing down in retirement after leaping from great heights in aid of charity.

Published 26 November 2018

Retirement housing gets £5m boost from Bield

Retirement housing developments around Scotland have been benefitting from more than £5 million investments made by Bield Housing & Care over the last 12 months.

Published 14 November 2018

Bookbugs a singing success with Fife tenants

Older members of the Dunfermline community have been brushing up on their nursery rhymes by joining in with weekly Bookbug sessions.

Published 5 November 2018

Bield built for the future, AGM told

People can look forward to benefitting from high quality housing and care services provided by Bield for long into the future, according to its chair.

Published 29 October 2018