Update 26th March 2020
As West Lothian attractions, accommodation providers and cafes/pubs/restaurants take advice from Government, most are closing to protect the safety of staff and visitors.
A number of attractions (below) have announced closures within the past few days. You are strongly advised to check before you travel to any venue within West Lothian over the coming weeks.
It is very important that there’s no use of Children’s play parks/areas. Children’s play areas are closed. Please don’t gather at benches, picnic tables or anywhere else. The national advice is: Public gatherings of more than two people who do not live together are to be prohibited.
Businesses in West Lothian can keep up to date through frequent communications from Visit West Lothian by subscribing to updates by contacting email@example.com, or from
Applications are now live for Business Rate Grants: https://www.mygov.scot/non-domestic-rates-coronavirus/
West Lothian Council: https://www.westlothian.gov.uk/coronavirus
Scottish Government: https://www.gov.scot/coronavirus-covid-19/
Businesses across Scotland are facing disruption due to the Coronavirus outbreak so Business Gateway have recorded a short webinar on Business Contingency Planning. It contains tips to consider for your plan. Plus your local Business Gateway office can offer advice: http://bit.ly/2TNaFB7