Bathgate Partnership Centre, Lindsay House
The new £7 million Bathgate Partnership Centre, Lindsay House, on South Bridge Street brings council and community services together under one roof.
The new council building includes: Simpson Library, Community Centre, Registration Office, accommodation for the Advice Shop and Customer Information Services (CIS) and cashier office, a community cafe, the Adult Basic Education HQ, council office accommodation, and meeting spaces for community groups, as well as a landscaped garden complete with an orchard.
Primary 3 pupils from St Mary's Primary School, Bathgate, made a special visit to the library at Bathgate Partnership Centre.
The pupils were entertained by Linlithgow Storyteller Ewan McVicar who read various stories. Head Teacher Moira Claase commented: "It was the first time that many of the pupils had visited the new library at Bathgate Partnership Centre. They had a fantastic time All reported back that they thoroughly enjoyed the interactive stories and they joined in with the songs."