Selected news from Spokes in West Lothian
This page shows selected highlights – it’s far from comprehensive
See also our all-Lothians page
1410 West Lothian Local Development Plan – consultation on Main Issues Report, MIR. Spokes response [pdf 206k] Responses from Linlithgow Cycle Action Group [doc 38k], Transition Linlithgow [pdf 124k].
1405 West Lothian Sustrans bids [1402 below] very successful [Sustrans letter pdf 68k] – 2nd highest in Scotland. Featured in Spokes Bulletin 119. Council report on use & matching of the funding [pdf 127k]. The funding is being used to progress the Council’s CWSS and ASTII programmes – see appendices 1 and 2 in above report. Last year’s reports are here… CWSS [pdf 102k] and ASTII [pdf 103k].
1403 Circular to West Lothian members [pdf 124k] : various local development proposals : A904 Bo’ness-Grangemouth
1402 West Lothian Council funding applications to Sustrans. Spokes letter of support [pdf 138k] NB – we had very little time to respond, so were unable to consult members.
1402 Circular to West Lothian members [pdf 125k] : website pages about access to public sites : new Beecraigs path : B800 cyclist death : more..
1212 Circular to West Lothian members [rtf 33k] : Linlithgow canal project : new bike shop : Cycle projects 2012/13 : Linlithgow Development Trust : more…
1211 Linlithgow Canal Project proposal [rtf 50k] from Linlithgow Cycle Action Group, supported by Spokes. Submitted via Cllr Tom Conn, Linlithgow ward and WLC Environment Committee Convener.
1208 Spokes West Lothian + Livingston cycle map Brilliant new map including best ever cycling map of Livingston
1112 WLC Residential Development Guide [draft council guide for developers] Spokes West Lothian response [pdf 125k] CTC/Spokes Planning Group response [doc 47k] WLC draft residential guide [pdf 743k].
1111 Bathgate-Airdrie Rail Reopening – Spokes notes on poor cycle access to stations – plus comments on NCN75 [rtf 16k]
1108 Draft WL town maps by West Lothian Council [pdf 1.6MB]. Please send any comments/ corrections/ omissions asap to Tobias.Bauer@westlothian.gov.uk. tel 01506 282329. NB – Spokes is to publish a Livingston map on the reverse of the next edition Spokes West Lothian map.
1104 Circular to WL members [txt 5k] re plans for new Spokes map; major Whitecross development, and big success on CWSS WL funding campaign.
1008 Circular to WL members [txt 12k] including assorted Linlithgow and Livingston news and three major Broxburn/Winchburgh development proposals. For locations of these developments, see Map 2 of West Lothian Local Plan [Note: the Local Plan and its downloads, including maps and a key to the maps, are near the foot of that page]. The 3 current development proposals are marked on the map as areas CW = Candleworks site; WW=Westwood; GS=Glendevon South.
1006 Civic Centre Bike Week 2010 – report [doc 1073k] organised by Spokes member Ross Hendry
0909 Linlithgow Station Spokes/ScotRail bike info board – see 0909 item in downloads – public transport – rail