January 2018

We wish everyone a Happy New Year and hope that 2018 will be better than 2017, and look forward to the challenges it will bring. The Trust is very grateful to our new treasurer John Robertson for completing the Trust’s accounts and our Independent Examiner for her advice in getting them approved so that John […]

January 5th, 2018|

NOV 2017


Normally our entry gives an update on the Trust’s community projects – Saturday Open House, Penicuik Cinema, the Lost Garden, and Pen-y-Coe Press and Papermaking Heritage Centre – but this time we give priority to management: a large and diverse community enterprise requires a lot of hard work behind the scenes. The […]

November 14th, 2017|

October 2017


Saturday Open House. Come and meet your friends in the community café in Penicuik Town Hall, every Saturday from 10 am to 1.45 pm. You can enjoy our speciality home baking, with coffee, tea, soft drinks and soup, against a backdrop of colourful exhibitions and interesting displays. After the spectacular exhibition of […]

October 14th, 2017|

August 2017

Midlothian Doors Open Day on September 12th will include three Trust sites, Pen-y-Coe Press, the Lost Garden and the Cowan Institute.

Saturday Open House, 10 to 1.45 in Penicuik Town hall, hosts several group activities as well as being a friendly place for a blether over tea, coffee, soft drinks, cakes or soup: the Crafts4All felting […]

August 1st, 2017|