Health & Wellbeing photo competition

As part of Health & Wellbeing month, we asked you to send in photographs of anything that inspires you - an activity, food, nature or anything that simply makes you happy. Here are our favourites, as voted for by staff and students:

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A red post box with a multicoloured bobble hat on top

 By Jacqueline Gordon

Crafting is my therapy

 fabric, colourful stitching craft work with scissors and glue

By Alison Escobar

Glencoe Lochan

Mountains and forest reflected in a loch

By Megan Lee

Lockdown and the lighthouse

a lighthouse with waves crashing on the beach

By Graham McPheat

Wild horse at Ben Alder

a horse in a field in the sunshine

By Carolyn Andrews

The Stannin Stanes of Callanish

Standing stones on the Isle or Lewis against a bright blue sky

By Paul Campsie

Wild swimming in Loch Fyne

feet sticking out the water in loch fyne

By Alison Escobar

The Laird

an elk looking out on a snowy scottish landsape

By Derek Gillan 

Swan Lake

Swans on a lake against a red sky

By Mark Shephard