Almondell Visit by Ms Moira Niven MBE, Lord-Lieutenant

Last Thursday dawned bright and clear after the previous three days of the ‘Mini Beast from the East’ (although first thing the roads were treacherous with ice) which bode well for the visit by Ms Moira Niven MBE, Lord-Lieutenant.  By the time of her arrival temperatures had risen to a comfortable 10ºC. ‘Scamp’ had been Read more about Almondell Visit by Ms Moira Niven MBE, Lord-Lieutenant[…]

And Yet I Find You Planting Here – The Sequel

In November our Roving Reporter wrote about the efforts of the Livingston Rotary Club planting hundreds of Crocus bulbs to brighten the site in Springtime. On Saturday our Roving Reporter was at Almondell enjoying the Spring sunshine and warm temperatures after the ‘Beast from the East’ had retreated and he had his camera. Crocuses are Read more about And Yet I Find You Planting Here – The Sequel[…]

Chairman’s Announcement……

I would like to share with you all the fantastic news that we have been awarded a substantial grant for the Visitor and Heritage Centre, yesterday.  More details of the grant to follow shortly. This gives us the opportunity to provide the visitor and heritage centre facilities that have been previously discussed and subject to Read more about Chairman’s Announcement……[…]

The Beast From The East…..

Phil’s usual email prior to weekend working somehow lacked its usual optimism: ‘Given the on-going conditions and the forecast I don’t expect there will be anything we can sensibly work on out of doors on Saturday.  People may not even be able to get there given the guidance to avoid non-essential travel will still be Read more about The Beast From The East…..[…]