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Recycling Centres to re-open on Monday 1st June

West Lothian Council All five  Recycling Centres in West Lothian – Oakbank (Livingston), Whitburn, Linlithgow, Broxburn and Blackburn – will re-open on Monday. All five centres will be open 7 days a week from 10am – 6pm. They have been closed due to restrictions on non-essential travel which have been in place across the country […]

Support for business tenants impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic

West Lothian Council – Council Executive Meeting Tuesday 26th March Eligible business tenants of West Lothian Council will be able to request to defer rent payments in order to aid business recovery and mitigate against the negative financial impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. The deferment of rent payments was agreed at a meeting of West […]

Linlithgow Grange Rotary – Tree of Light

These are strange, troubled times. But one positive from this Coronavirus Crisis is that we really appreciate our social interaction − taken for granted until now. Loneliness is a dreadful experience which, in the weeks ahead, many will experience acutely. Various Linlithgow organisations work tirelessly to help combat this feeling of isolation. For this reason, […]

Last Chance to Invest in Linlith-Go-Solar!

If you’ve been out walking for your daily exercise in Linlithgow, you may have seen the solar panels peeking through on the roofs of Linlithgow Golf Club, Linlithgow Sports Club and Linlithgow Rugby Club. Despite the impact of the coronavirus, Linlith-Go-Solar (a project from Linlithgow Community Development Trust) and AES Solar Ltd managed to complete installation all the solar panels before […]

“Deliver & Collect” West Lothian

West Lothian Council Working Guide for “Deliver and Collect” West Lothian Council has launched a new guide to ensure local residents have access to food, medicine and other support. To help local residents, the council compiled a useful list to signpost them to organisations that offer delivery or collections in West Lothian. This includes a […]

Recycling Centres – Update

    West Lothian Council   Recycling Centres update Following recent media coverage, West Lothian Council has confirmed that Recycling Centres in West Lothian remain closed. They remain closed due to restrictions on non-essential travel and social distancing measures, which have been in place across the country throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. The council will be […]

Grass Cutting – Partial Resumption

West Lothian Council Grass cutting to resume in priority areas only Essential grass cutting tasks are being reinstated on a prioritised basis by West Lothian Council following the COVID-19 outbreak. The work is being undertaken to protect key open space assets, with a number of other councils in Scotland carrying out similar work. Ground Maintenance […]

PPE for Unpaid Carers

  Provision of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to Unpaid Carers and Personal Assistants (PAs) in West Lothian West Lothian Health & Social Care Partnership is working with Carers of West Lothian to make PPE available to Unpaid carers or  Personal Assistants providing personal care.If  the person being cared for is in the shielded category, or […]

Scottish Government Phase 2 Business Support Fund Now Open

  Business Support Fund Phase 2 now open Phase 2 of the Coronavirus Business Support Fund Scheme from Scottish Government is now open for applications. The Scottish Government Coronavirus Business Support Fund is being administered by Local Authorities. It consists of the Small Business Grant Fund and the Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant Fund. Eligible […]

Far From the Madding Crowd Back in Business

We’re back in business! We are thrilled to announce that from Tuesday 5th May we are reopening for contactless home deliveries and postage to anywhere in the UK. We have literally thousands of books in stock, covering most genres and suitable for all ages. We also have an extensive range of stationery, cards, educational games […]