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The Vennie receives 18% funding cut

The Vennie has just received information from West Lothian Council that our core funding will be cut by 18% from April 2021. This is on top of receiving a 25% funding cut in 2019. We wont be able to deliver the same programme from the Vennie after this. Young People and families come to rely […]

The Vennie Food Outlet-Gifts

Santa dropped off some gifts at the Food Outlet for the Kids of Knightsridge. Parents can come along from 2pm Today, Christmas Eve. These are primarily for Children and young people who use the Vennie or Mosswood clubs. These can be collected after you have been to the food outlet. We will have many Christmas […]

The Vennie Knightsridge Christmas Bazzar

On Wednesday 16th December at Mosswood Community Centre, there will be a Vennie Knightsridge Christmas shop. It’s not the food outlet. There will be toys, clothes, books and toiletries etc. The queuing system will be the same as the food outlet. Regular customers to the food outlet have been given VIP bands that allow entry […]

Vennie Outreach Staff

The Vennie Outreach Girls at the start of their shift in Livingston North on Friday night. We hope to keep this service running during tier 4 in W/L. Social distancing observed, hand sanitizing regularly, face covering always. Information & advice given, signposting when necessary. Great work girls delivered with a smile

Vennie Bike Club

Friday 06/11/20 @ The Vennie Bike Club. Children & Young People enjoying fresh air and exercise  30 kids & young people turned up throughout the day to hire a bike from us, free. Snacks and drinks were had by all. Great times! Come along & join in, on a Friday 1-5pm & have a great time

The Vennie Voice-Youth Affairs Forum

‘The Vennie Voice’ Youth Forum at 5pm Would you like your voice to be heard? Come along on Tuesday to listen and be heard, This is about young peoples opinions and ideas Please note it will be held indoors at Mosswood C.C. to allow for more space and social distancing. We welcome new young people […]

Re-launch of Vennie Bike Lending Library

Good News! The bikes are back. We will be running a club today, Friday @ the Vennie Knightsridge from 1pm-5pm. We will be hiring bikes out free for the duration of the club. If you dont want to hire a bike, we will have other activities on too. Free snacks and drinks. Social distancing observed, hand sanitise […]

Route map back to working with young people

Week beginning 26/10/2020 will see some changes to our clubs. As the clocks go back this weekend, it will be too dark to do SOME of our outside work. Therefore; we have carefully planned and risk assessed our route map back to working with smaller groups, inside. TUESDAY CLUB: This will be at the five […]