Children Go Down on the Farm to Source Food

A West Lothian project has joined forces with Broxburn Primary School to produce a new ‘Farming in West Lothian’ education pack. Rural Connect and teacher Magali Tuke developed the materials to get local pupils thinking about what is grown and produced on the land around them.

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Edinburgh’s Thistle Foundation Benefits from Poscode Lottery

Players of People’s Postcode Lottery have generated an incredible £41.5 Million for more than 1,200 charities, good causes, and grass roots organisations since launching in 2008 including for local charity, Thistle Foundation, who received £10,000.

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Environmental champion leads nationwide campaign as it kicks off in Scotland

Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project – a nationwide initiative to keep the UK’s beaches ‘barefoot friendly’ – kicked off the first of its 14 beach cleans in Dunbar, along with new campaign ambassador, wildlife enthusiast Kate Humble. Members of the Dunbar community helped clean East Beach today and the project moves on to St Andrews tomorrow.

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