Myers & Co Solicitors for Acorn OH

Thanks to Myers & Co Solicitors

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An Overview of the legal aspects of managing sickness absence…

Thank You…

Big thank you to Sarah Everton from Myers & Co Solicitors for hosting an overview of the legal aspects of managing sickness absence and for inviting Acorn Occupational Health to be their guest speakers, Arlene Moss, one of Acorn’s senior nurse’s spoke about the benefits of Occupational Health and the management of the sickness absence.  Thank you also to Westport Lake visitor centre what a lovely location to host an event.

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News chamber award

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2013 Chamber of Commerce and Enterprise Award for Acorn Occupational Health

After winning the Customer Care Awards in 2009 and 2011 at the East Cheshire Chamber of Commerce and Enterprise Business Awards, Acorn Occupational Health Ltd recently picked up their third award for Business of the Year 2013 in the under £2M category.

From Left to Right: Andrew Burrows, Adam Clarke (Director of Mitten Clarke), Isabel Burrows, Hayley Rhodes and Denise Short.

This award is recognition of Acorn’s sound business practices and expanding customer base to which we are very grateful for their loyal support.


Charity Cycle 2013

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Charity Cycle 2013

Between June 6th and June 8th Isabel and Andrew cycled from Prestwick to the Isle of Skye to raise £949 for the Ruby’s Fund. The challenge was made a little easier by the near tropical weather and outstanding scenery.

The mileage does not really tell the whole story as it was dwarfed by the 750 miles of training prior to the event, during Bank Holidays, in the driving rain.

Day 1 – Prestwick to Inveraray (81 miles)
Day 2 – Inveraray to Resipole (73 miles)
Day 3 – Resipole to Portree (87 miles)


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Charity Event 2012

As part of the Chamber of Commerce initiative and in conjunction with BAE SYSTEMS, Isabel and Andy Burrows at Acorn Occupational Health Ltd have in the last year raised a much needed £1700 for the East Cheshire Hospice.

Said Fiona Reed, Major Relationships Manager at East Cheshire Hospice:  “When Andy rang to say he and Isabel were going to cycle such an ambitious route, I really wished them well and was so grateful they had decided to raise some funds for us.  The amount they have raised has exceeded our expectations and we are very grateful to both of them and also to BAE systems.”

The main fund raising event was a sponsored three day cycle ride from Glencoe to Ullapool, taking in the Corran ferry, Glenfinnan, Mallaig to Skye (ferry), Plockton, Bealach-Na-Ba, Applecross, Torridon and Gairloch, 268 miles including the highest road in Britain, Bealach-Na-Ba.

Andy Burrows said, “What could be better, doing something that you enjoy while raising money for a very worthy local cause”.