eric liddell centre

June 15, 2020

Quiz

Have you and your families and friends joined the world of Lockdown Quizzers? If you do then would you like to help raise some much needed funds? We urgently need your help to fund our work with vulnerable people during the coronavirus crisis and beyond.  You could charge each team […]
June 9, 2020

New Approach and Alternative Services

The Eric Liddell Centre is on the frontline with a £37,800 grant award to provide key support during lockdown After following the guidance from the government, the Eric Liddell Centre made the very difficult decision to close their building and their care services. The Eric Liddell Centre has been providing […]
February 24, 2020

75th Anniversary of Eric Liddell’s death

Eric Liddell was a celebrated Scottish Athlete, Rugby International, an Olympic champion and an influential Christian missionary. His name is known world-wide and today he is remembered as the ‘Flying Scotsman’. He is a sporting and cultural icon.   75 years ago, on the 21st February 1945 Eric Henry Liddell […]
February 12, 2020

Success of the South West Villages Project

Success of the South West Villages Project The Eric Liddell Centre led on the South West Villages from 2017-2019 and have just completed their final report. The project took a community development approach, looking at issues facing older people in Juniper Green, Currie and Balerno. The project included mapping of […]
January 13, 2020

First Donation for Dementia Appeal

First Donation for Dementia Care Fundraising Appeal McLarens on The Corner makes the first donation for the Eric Liddell Centre’s Dementia Day Care Fundraising Appeal. The Eric Liddell Centre, a registered care charity and major Edinburgh community hub today announced support of £1,000 towards their Dementia Day Care Fundraising Appeal, […]
July 22, 2019

Eric Liddell Centre Funding Boost to Benefit Visitors with Hearing Problems

The Eric Liddell Centre is making steps to improve accessibility for visitors with hearing issues thanks to an award from the Elise Pilkington Charitable Trust. The South Edinburgh based care charity and community hub received an award of £4,699.38 from the Trust which will be used to install and upgrade […]
June 26, 2019

Eric Liddell Centre Teaming Up with Heriot Watt to Host Chinese Cultural Classes

The Eric Liddell Centre is to host a range of Chinese cultural classes and activities as part of a summer programme in association with Heriot Watt University. The Confucius Institute for Business and Communication at the University are providing tutors to lead weekly workshops over July and August at the […]
May 20, 2019

Eric Liddell Centre’s Commitment to Healthy Eating Recognised

The Eric Liddell Centre have once again been recognised for their commitment to ensuring that visitors have the option of eating healthily. The Centre’s chef, Fiona Lemmon and café volunteer, Lorraine McSheaffrey were presented with a Healthy Living Award Certificate by Scotland’s National Chef, Gary Maclean, recently at a ceremony […]
May 8, 2019

Eric Liddell Centre Celebrates Going for Gold Gala Success

The Eric Liddell Centre is celebrating after their Going for Gold Gala raised £21,000 for their caring services. The fundraising gala took place on Friday 26 April at BT Murrayfield in a bid to raise funds for the charity which specialises in care for the elderly and dementia services, with […]