eric liddell centre

October 19, 2020

Eric Liddell Centre 40th Anniversary Celebration

 International Stars to Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Eric Liddell Centre 1980 – 2020 Major Edinburgh care charity and community hub, the Eric Liddell Centre (ELC) is looking forward to celebrating its 40th Anniversary Celebration on 26th November 2020. The virtual event will feature an exciting range of internationally […]
September 30, 2020

#TeamLiddell raised over £16,000 during the Virtual Kiltwalk Weekend

The Eric Liddell Centre, a registered care charity and major Edinburgh community hub, today announced their delight at raising £16,486.02 via the Virtual Kiltwalk. Eight colleagues from the charity formed #TeamLiddell, put their favourite tartan on and completed the walk to raise much-needed funds for the Centre. Their team effort […]
August 7, 2020

CoVcare Fundraising Appeal

CoVcare Fundraising Appeal – Getting ready for re-opening and recovery Now is the time that the Eric Liddell Centre really needs your support! The coronavirus has affected every parts of today’s society, this includes charities such as the Eric Liddell Centre. We urgently need to raise £110,000! If you would […]
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 […]