Where (Location) Outside anywhere in Linlithgow Time Commitment Possibly two hours per month Role Description Giving assistance with heavy gardening tasks Main tasks Digging; cutting back vegetation; carrying heavy hanging baskets, laying slabs and rockeries, cutting hedges, etc Required skills, qualities, and experience Preferably past heavy gardening experience and some horticultural knowledge Training and support READ MORE

General Fundraiser

Where (Location) Linlithgow (mainly working from home, although some work at venues) Time Commitment Possibly two hours per week Role Description Organiser of general fund-raising activities (apart from established major activities which already have their own current coordinators) Main tasks Organisation of events like quiz nights, activities such as sale of calendars and duck race READ MORE

Leader, Youth Working Group

Role Title Leader, Youth Working Group Where (Location) Linlithgow (mainly working from home, although some work in schools) Time Commitment Possibly four hours per week Role Description Leader of Burgh Beautiful’s Youth Working Group which aims to involve and encourage children and young people in Burgh Beautiful activities Main tasks Liaise and involve schools, children’s READ MORE

Sponsorship Coordinator

Where (Location) Linlithgow (work from home) Time Commitment Main workload every September to November; occasional input throughout the year Role Description Organisation of Burgh Beautiful’s sponsorship scheme – our charity’s main source of income Main tasks Maintenance of registers of sponsors and of income received; organisation of sponsorship renewals every autumn including correspondence with all READ MORE

Litter Pick Coordinator

Organising spring and autumn litter picks (and at other times, if willing). Time commitment is as required or as available; depends on the enthusiasm of the person interested Main tasks: Deciding on areas to be tackled; organisation publicity for dates/times; liaison with West Lothian Council with regard to delivery of equipment/materials and collection of rubbish READ MORE

Trustee (Treasurer) Wanted

Linlithgow Community Development Trust are seeking a new Treasurer. This is a great opportunity to join our Board as we develop as an organisation. You’ll also be supporting the aims and projects of a local community development trust within our thriving and vibrant town.  Description The Treasurer’s responsibility will be to liaise with the accountants to READ MORE

What and where can I recycle in Linlithgow?

With a number of recycling points in Linlithgow, you may find it helpful to refer to the table below whenever you’re looking for answers to a recycling question! If you don’t find what you’re looking for here, please email us at and we’ll do our best to help you out. Similarly, if your group READ MORE

Trustees’ Week 2022 (7-11 November)

Each year, Trustees’ Week celebrates the contributions and achievements of nearly 1 million trustees across the UK. The chairperson of Linlithgow Community Development Trust, Carole Racionzer, spoke to us about her decision to become a trustee and what that entails. How did you initially get involved in the Linlithgow Community Development Trust? I became involved READ MORE

Linlithgow Museum Reminiscence Volunteers

We are looking for enthusiastic & friendly volunteers to assist us in delivering our reminiscence programme. This is an exciting time to join our reminiscence volunteer team as we restart our reminiscence activities following lockdown. Activities include sing-a-long sessions, outreach, and onsite object handling sessions. Reminiscence volunteers play a crucial part in developing and delivering READ MORE