Wellbeing Week 2021

Place UK held a wellbeing week to help support and highlight the importance of physical and mental health. There were several competitions and activities throughout the week, including a skipping and rowing challenge. In the 3 minute time frame, the highest number of skips was 494 and the furthest distance rowed was an outstanding 949 metres! During the week, there was also the opportunity to have a health ‘MOT’ as well as the chance to take part in the Place UK recipe challenge. The competition included showcasing healthy dishes featuring a Place UK ingredient, there was a great array, with an innovative lemon cake made with chickpeas, a lovely strawberry cheesecake, but the winner was the delicious roasted chickpeas. The most popular activity had to be the smoothie bike, a chance to cycle and blend a smoothie at the same time! The week was rounded off by a prize giving with a ‘Fitbit Charge 4’, a multi-cooker and a ‘Nutri-bullet’ blender gifted to the worthy winners.