July 26, 2022

Vacancy – Evening Caretaker

Evening Caretaker £19,305 per annum – 37.5 hours The Eric Liddell Community is a local care charity and community hub in the South West of Edinburgh delivering a range of services throughout the City and were founded in 1980 in memory of the 1924 Olympic gold medallist, Eric Liddell. The […]
April 14, 2022

HRH The Princess Royal, Patron of the Eric Liddell 2024 Centenary Initiative

We are absolutely delighted to announce that Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal has agreed to become the Patron of the Eric Liddell 2024 Centenary Initiative, which will mark the centenary of Eric Liddell’s world record breaking victory in the 440 yards at the Paris Olympics in 1924. This exciting […]
January 2, 2022

Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Eric’s first international cap for Scottish Rugby

Today is the centenary of Eric Liddell’s first international cap for Scottish Rugby. Our friends and colleagues at the SRU have recognised this significant date by inducting the Flying Scotsman into their Hall of Fame. Please see the link to the Scottish Rugby website for further details, which includes our […]
April 13, 2021

Kiltwalk Invitation

Eric Liddell Centre CEO John MacMillan and his dog Blu invite people to help them raise Kiltwalk funds for those living with dementia A growing band of enthusiastic volunteers across Edinburgh is coming together to raise funds to assist people living with dementia and support services for their carers. John MacMillan, […]
March 1, 2021

 Edinburgh charities partner to support the local community during the COVID-19 crisis

 Edinburgh charities partner to support the local community during the COVID-19 crisis Leading care charity and community hub, the Eric Liddell has received support from the Rotary Club of Braids to assist the Centre’s continuing care for the elderly and vulnerable during COVID-19. Although the Eric Liddell Centre’s building has […]
February 23, 2021

Virtual Kiltwalk 2021 – Join Going for Gold Team Liddell

Virtual Kiltwalk 2021 Join our Going for GOLD Team Liddell and sign up for Scotland’s Virtual Kiltwalk, 23 – 25 April – Registration is now LIVE! For further information, please click here
February 23, 2021

Edinburgh care charity teams up with football foundation to aid Edinburgh’s most vulnerable

Edinburgh care charity teams up with football foundation to aid Edinburgh’s most vulnerable Leading Edinburgh care charity and community hub, the Eric Liddell Centre has received funding from the Celtic FC Foundation to enable the charity to provide home-cooked meals for some of Edinburgh’s most vulnerable people. The centre is […]
January 20, 2021

Lunch Collection Programme

We would like to say a huge thank you to the Celtic FC Foundation for their ongoing support. Their recent award allowed us to re-start our beloved and much needed Lunch Collection Programme for vulnerable people. The Lunch Collection Programme started on the 5th January, and at this time our […]
January 18, 2021

Virtual Burns Supper Quiz

Unfortunately, due to the Lock Down restrictions that have been in place since Boxing Day and tightened after New Year, a recent meeting of our Fundraising Group agreed that the Virtual Burns Supper would be postponed until a little later in the year, making it a truly ‘Virtual’ Burns Supper. […]