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Ward 2 - Broxburn, Uphall and Winchburgh

Ward 2 - Broxburn, Uphall and Winchburgh

Local Area Committees (LAC) - 8am 13 September. Venue: Council Chambers, Civic Centre.

Weigh2Go West Lothian - is a free, weekly weigh-in service that provides help and support on losing weight. There is also information and signposting on what's on in your area to help you maintain a healthy weight. No appointment is necessary just drop in. Sessions take place at Strathbrock Community Centre on Thursdays from 4pm - 5pm. For more information, contact the Health Improvement Team on hit@westlothian.gov.uk  or 01506 775626. Please note that there will be no sessions during the Easter school holiday period.

Ageing Well -Contact Avril on 07768 090 008 or 01506 237950.

·         Tea Dance -will be held in Uphall Community Centre from 1.30pm - 4pm on Wednesday 5 July. The cost is £2.50.

Let's get moving - The council's Health Improvement Team has organised a number of physical activity classes, which are open to all. Just turn up to the classes at Strathbrock Partnership Centre on Mondays and Thursdays from 5.15pm - 6pm. The cost is £2.50 per class, and there's no need to book.

Put Your West Foot Forward: Join us on our free walks to meet new friends, discover new walks in your area and improve your fitness. Our walks are led by trained walk leaders and last between 30-60 minutes. Come along to Strathbrock Partnership Centre at 10am on Wednesday 12 July for a walk to Broxburn community wood. Also, a walk to Niddry castle leaves from the Tally Ho car park, Winchburgh, at 10.30am on Thursday 13 July

Dementia café - The People's Café, Uphall, is a meeting place where people who have any form of dementia, and their carers, can come to meet others in a similar situation for support and social contact, a cup of tea or coffee and home baking. The café runs on the fourth Tuesday of every month from 11am - 1.30pm  at St Andrew's Care Home,  St Andrew's Court, Uphall.

Broxburn Library - 01506 775600

·         Summer Reading Challenge

o    Storytelling, including animal bingo and songs, takes place from 2pm on Thursday 13 July

o    Storytelling, including making Scottie dogs, takes place from 2pm on Thursday 20 July

·         Bookbug -sessions are from 10.30am - 11am on Saturdays 1 and 22 July, Tuesdays 4 and 18 July and Wednesdays 5 and 19 July.

·         Saturday morning -craft sessions take place from 10am - 12noon every Saturday

·         Thursday Reading Group - A book group for adults that meet once a month to discuss their chosen book. All welcome and refreshments provided. The next session is from 5.30pm - 6.30pm on Thursday 27 July.

·         Reading Group for Adults- meets from 5.45pm - 6.30pm on Monday 31 July.

Community police - for information about contacting community police officers in Broxburn, Uphall and Winchburgh, click on the following link:   http://www.scotland.police.uk/your-community/the-lothians-and-scottish-borders/west-lothian/broxburn-uphall-and-winchburgh/