Bield Thrill-Seeker Glides into Headlines

by Vickie Henry

Monday, July 21st, 2014

Betty Lyons West Lothian Courier90 year old great-grandmother, Betty Lyons, of St Andrew’s Court in Uphall, has been flying into the headlines this week.

Betty, who served in the RAF during the Second World War, was given the opportunity to go gliding by the Scottish War Blinded Society – a charity that works with visually impaired individuals who have served in the Armed Forces.

Betty, who has been a resident at Bield’s St Andrews Court for more than 10 years is a prime example that you are never too old to try new things and that those in sheltered housing can continue to live independent and fulfilling lives.

Betty’s exhilarating experience has featured in the West Lothian Courier, The Sun, The Edinburgh Evening News, The Daily Express, The Daily Star, The Express Online and Care ChoicesBetty Lyons EEN online

To read the full media release on Betty’s thrill seeking adventure click here.

This coverage was gained as part of a long running campaign with Bield.

Care Choices feature

Junior account executive at Scottish PR agency Holyrood Partnership

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