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Health & Wellbeing


Every month A.F. Blakemore takes a look at a new set of health & wellbeing tips or related initiatives...

Dry January 
January 1st – 31st 

Dry January is the UK's one-month booze-free challenge:

Love Your Liver Month
January 1st – 31st

Find out about liver health and liver conditions:

Cervical Cancer #smearforsmear
January 21st – 27th

Find out what a smear test is for, why they’re important and ways to make them better:


Occupational Health Services Pilot Scheme

As part of A.F. Blakemore’s Health & Wellbeing programme, the company is running an occupational health services pilot scheme at Willenhall.

A.F. Blakemore has partnered with occupational health provider Sugarman Occupational Health Services, which offers rehabilitation and health & wellbeing programmes.

Every Tuesday an occupational health nurse will be on site at the mezzanine floor in the Chilled depot at Willenhall, from 9am to 5pm, to offer health advice.

Appointment is by referral only, via the HR department. Please contact Debbie Leeds or Lorna Harris for further information.

You can also access a document portal for wellbeing resources and advice:


Free Seven-day Gym Pass for West Midlands AFB Colleagues 

WVActive is offering a free Platinum membership seven-day pass for A.F. Blakemore colleagues that can be used in their leisure facilities in and around the Wolverhampton area.

To get your pass set up, simply email  .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) with the following information:

  • Title
  • Full name
  • Address
  • Postcode
  • DOB
  • Email address
  • Telephone number
  • Your preferred pass start date
  • Your preferred gym (Aldersley, Bilston or Central)

If you plan to use the gym you will need an induction. This can be booked by calling 01902 554408. An induction is not required to take part in classes or to use our pools, steam room or sauna.


Lifestyle Checkpoint Machine Depot Schedule 

A.F. Blakemore's lifestyle checkpoint machine will be visiting the following depots on these dates: 

Talbot Green (offices) Dec 26th - Jan 8th
Hastings (warehouse) Jan 9th - Jan 22nd
Axcess 10 Jan 23rd - Feb 5th
Chilled (warehouse) Feb 6th - Feb 19th
Chilled (offices) Feb 20th - Mar 5th
Foodservice Wakefield Mar 6th - Mar 19th
Ambient (warehouse) Mar 20th - Apr 2nd
Ambient (offices) Apr 3rd - Apr 16th
Fine Foods Apr 17th - Apr 30th



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