News from the Black Isle Men's Shed
This page on the Black Isle Men's Shed website will record all the significant events in the progress of the BIMS project and any other newsworthy items relating to Men's Sheds generally.
12 June 2018A Talk on Dementia
An engrossing talk given by Ruth Mantle (Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Nurse Consultant NHS Highland and Churchill Fellow of 2015) on this important topic.
Not a comfortable topic but Ruth got across the message that the condition can be managed and that lifestyle changes can reduce the risk.
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22 May 2018The Ness and Beauly Fisheries Trust
Chris Daphne, a biologist working with the The Ness and Beauly Fisheries Trust gave a talk on dealing with threats to the marine environment. Essential information for anybody interested in the Firth and what lives in it!
See the Trust's website for more information on the organisation and the important work they do.
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08 May 2018The St Ayles Rowing Skiff
The story of how a group of men turned a collection of plywood and timber into a beautiful skiff.
Prior to getting outside to examine the boat, Steve Bramwell gave a talk in the Chanonry Sailing Club and showed an excellent film detailing the trials and tribulations of the entire project.
After this, Ikea furniture holds no fears to these lads!
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