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Path of the Little People

Friday, 2 September 2016

BBC Children in Need has funded the creation of an exciting new interpretive trail at Wiston Lodge, the "Path of the Little People," as well as the purchase of associated play, educational and musical items for the trail. The trail, which emphasizes environmental, folkloric, historical and musical themes, will have numerous associated play, educational and musical items for children’s enjoyment and education.
 
 

University Students Transform Caravan

Monday, 14 September 2015

“Wiston Wanderer” One of Several Projects Planned along Charity’s Future Interpretive Trail for Disadvantaged Youngsters.

Clare Paton (left) and Fiona MacGregor (right) outside of the newly launched “Wiston Wanderer” outdoor education classroom and caravan. Two University of Strathclyde architecture students from Glasgow, Fiona MacGregor and Clare Paton, have completely converted a tired caravan at Wiston Lodge into a beautifully designed outdoor education classroom for local children in need.

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Wiston Lodge and Woodland Trust join together in local woodland improvement

Monday, 23 March 2015

Several groups of thirty volunteers and staff met in the snow, rain and wind to plant trees donated by the Woodland Trust Scotland. 


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Wiston Lodge Celebrates A Year Of Successful Volunteering

Wednesday, 17 December 2014

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Wiston Lodge - a Grand Day Out

Sunday, 11 May 2014

Photo of child with owlThe sun shone on the Grand Day Out at Wiston Lodge on Saturday 26th April.

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Volunteer Friendly & Fantastic Opportunities for local Young Adults

Tuesday, 18 March 2014

belayWiston Lodge first charity in South Lanarkshire to be recognised with Volunteer Friendly Award.

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Storm rocks Wiston Lodge

Tuesday, 17 December 2013

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The recent Storm that affected Scotland had major impacts on Wiston Lodge.

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Stollen Making

Saturday, 7 December 2013

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On Thursday 28th November, under the skilled tuition of Christoph Werner - Jasmine Weng, Ewan MacDonald and Meg Beresford spent a day making Stollen and four sets of gingerbread biscuits.

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University of Strathclyde students complete live-build ‘shelters’

Wednesday, 4 December 2013

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Strathclyde University students create wonderful shelters using local materials.

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New volunteers at Wiston Lodge

Wednesday, 4 December 2013

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A new start for Wiston lodge as media and marketing become more important.

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Volunteers! You can Bank on our support!

Tuesday, 24 September 2013

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Wiston Lodge receives invaluable volunteering development grants from the Bank of Scotland Foundation and the Clyde Wind Farm!

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