The Community Chest

Currie Balerno Rotary Club and Balerno Village Trust have agreed to work together to run The Community Chest, a small grants scheme for the community.  Earlier this month Graham Low (President of Currie Balerno Rotary Club) and Martin Petty (Company Secretary for BVT) formalised the agreement to work together. For …

Balerno Photo 2017 – The Results

The judges were presented with the difficult task of assessing the 80 entries that had been received when entries closed on 20 October for Balerno Photo 2017. The quality of entries was high and after great deliberations the prize winners were selected and are detailed below. A big thank you …

BVT at 2017 Doors Open

Balerno Village Trust joined Harlaw Hydro, Friends of Pentlands, Malleny Fishing Association, Youth Vision and Pentland Regional Park at the Harlaw Visitor Centre as part of Edinburgh Doors Open Day this year.

September Farmers’ Market

  Saturday 9th September Farmers Market,  Macmillan Coffee Morning. And to keep the kids entertained the Smoothie Bike will be at the market. Bring them along to whip up their own smoothie Coffee and Tea from the Caffeine Fix, cakes and sweet treats kindly donated by the board of Balerno Village Trust …

Balerno Village Trust is Recruiting

Community organiser (16 hours per week) Funded by the Scottish Government and Community Funds from Harlaw Hydro, Balerno Village Trust is recruiting for a Community Organiser (16 hours per week) to work with the Board and Volunteers to make Balerno a better place to live work and visit. We are looking for …

Balerno Photo 2017

Balerno Photo is a free-entry photographic competition promoted by Balerno Parish Church and Balerno Village Trust and there will be an exhibition of entries during November in both St Joseph’s Hall and Balerno Parish Church. Photographs may be from Balerno and the local area including the Pentlands – be it …