• 24/05/2024

    A fabulous time was had by all when Lisden, our care home in Kirriemuir, hosted entertainer Ewan Winter this week. Ewan played some classics while the residents had a boogie. A few from the crowd even took hold of the microphone for a sing. Have a listen to Abby, one of our carers, who ...

  • 22/05/2024

    Brookfield, one of our care homes in Carnoustie, had the pleasure of hosting pupils and staff from Carlogie Primary School last week. The children arrived with gifts they’d bought from profits made by their Fairlogie Cafe. They have been very industrious. This year, they decided to go for their Social Enterprise School Award. This ...

  • 21/05/2024

    Comrie Pipe Band picked a braw nicht for a wee band engagement at Dalnaglar in Crieff a few evenings ago. They were invited to play for the residents, who were so chuffed to see and hear them play tunes such as 'Muckin’ O Geordies Byre', 'Steam Boat' and 'Bonnie Dundee'. There was plenty of ...

  • 20/05/2024

    A huge 104th birthday congratulations goes to Jean Mathieson, joined here by family and fellow residents at Willowbank during the celebration for this most excellent of occasions – the home's fourth birthday of the week. Born in Kirriemuir, Jean has taught piano and keyboard and has a love of classical music. She was married ...

  • 17/05/2024

    As ever, our residents at Pitlochry Care Home were up dancing and having the best time when local musician, Mike Mooney came to perform. This week is the Mental Health Foundation’s Mental Health Awareness Week and they have shone a light on the important of movement to help improve mental health. All across BCG, ...

  • 16/05/2024

    This week, from May 13-19, is Mental Health Awareness Week, bringing together people across the UK to focus on good mental health. For so many people, looking after their mental health, and supporting people with mental health issues, is a crucial part of their lives. At BCG, a number of our staff have volunteered ...

  • 14/05/2024

    Our residents at Willowbank in Carnoustie have a new weekly visitor! Adorable therapet Clover is planning to come for cuddles every Friday! Can we come too? She is being brought in by her owner Deidre and it’s safe to sat Clover is bringing lots of smiles to our residents – and staff! ...

  • 14/05/2024

    Sunday 12th May 2024, is International Nurses Day – an opportunity to recognise the incredible work nurses do across the world. Here at BCG, we have many wonderful nurses providing exceptional care every day. To celebrate them, we have shone a light on some of our fantastic nurses, from aspiring students to nurses who ...

  • 10/05/2024

    Today is International Nurses Day – a day to celebrate the incredible contribution that nurses make all over the world. At BCG, we have many incredible nurses working to be provide the very best care for our residents every day. And, every one of our nurses’ journey into nursing is unique. Some went straight ...

  • 10/05/2024

    Boxing isn’t something you usually expect to see our residents doing for exercise, but they love showing us that nothing stops them! Here they are at Antiquary in Arbroath living their best lives during a session with  Rise Life Angus and Tayside.