Council agree funding to boost employment
West Lothian Council has been provided with £530,000 to provide additional support in creating job opportunities for residents aged 25 and who have been unemployed for over 12 months.
Festive buses given green light
West Lothian Council has awarded a number of contracts to support the local bus network during the festive period.
West Lothian Council has launched its annual Festive Fiver campaign
The campaign aims to provide every adult who accesses a foodbank in West Lothian over the festive period with a goodie bag filled with toiletries.
West Lothian issues vaccine appeal as rates remain high
COVID-19 hasn't gone away and rates in West Lothian remain high.
Changes to brown bin collection schedules will begin from Monday 29 November.
Funeral poverty scheme extended
Funeral poverty is an increasing reality for many people throughout the UK where people find themselves in a position where the cost of a funeral outweighs their ability to pay.
How to dispose of your old Smoke Detectors
Residents are being urged not to put old smoke detectors into their grey or blue household bins.
Whitburn Community Centre
Structural issues identified at Whitburn Community Centre will result in the temporary closure of some areas of the building.
New Pinewood extension underway
A £5.8 million redevelopment of Pinewood School in Blackburn is set to get underway from next month.
West Lothian's biggest ever investment in schools for pupils with additional support needs
Over £29 million is being spent by West Lothian Council on schools supporting pupils with additional support needs.
£60,000 boost for Fauldhouse and Whitburn centres
A new £60,000 fund is being created to deliver town and village centre improvements in Fauldhouse and Whitburn.
West Lothian school first in Scotland to achieve Reading Schools gold award
The drive and determination to embed a reading culture in Whitburn Academy has seen the school crowned the first ever Reading Schools' Gold award winner.