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We have won funding for a Storytelling Day in October! 

The Bathgate Hills Venture is very excited to announce that we have been awarded funding from The Year of Stories and we will be bringing “Stories of the Bathgate Hills: a Celebration of the Voices of People and Place” to various locations across Bathgate, Linlithgow and Torphichen on 9th October 2022.   This day of …

Our Chapel Well Garden ideas have been selected!

West Lothian residents were asked, via Community Choices, to help influence the future work of the council’s Grounds Maintenance service. The grounds maintenance service for open spaces, parks, sports facilities, cemeteries, roadside verges and country parks includes cyclical activities such as grass cutting, weed spraying, shrub bed maintenance and hedge cutting. A Community Choices process was …

Imbolc at Cairnpapple

‘From the ashes a fire shall be woken,A light from the shadows shall spring…’ J.R.R. Tolkein We are going to mark each of the seasonal festivals on the calendar this year. This first one – the Celtic festival of Imbolc – will be an informal and relaxed gathering, just to find our feet as the winter recedes …

2021 Round Up

As we approach the end of 2021, and as a very newly constituted SCIO, we thought we would share our progress this year and our ideas for 2022. As a charity we are now in a much stronger position to apply for grants and drive projects forward. Our beginnings Looking back to our beginnings, we …

Summary of Aims

We have a five year plan for how we would like to raise awareness of the incredible asset we all have on our doorstep. You can read about it here.


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