Armadale in Pictures

(2009 October - December)

e-mail Rosie




The Van de Graaff high energy X-ray generator at NBSG's Armadale Steel Works (Atlas Steel Foundry)

The North British Steel Group c.1972

Photos supplied by Billy Sloan


Above: 'Ogleface Quarry' supplied by Robert Owens.

Left: Westfield Paper Mill chimney from Lindsay Kyle (Armadale Camera Club), www.picturescotland.org.uk


Christmas greetings from the McIndoes at the Mill Garden Centre


100 Armadale Children's Galas - celebration

A commemorative booklet of photos, has been launched by Queen of Hearts Molly McDonald.  Molly is seen here with (L-R) Gala secretary Susan Rooney; principal sponsor Armadale station's Sandra Carter; and President Stuart Borrowman.  The booklet of photos is now on sale price 4 at Rings & Things and other outlets.

(photo supplied by Shelley White)

Cover photo of the successful DVD Gangsta's Paradise.

Congratulations to Stephen Mander and Jamie Cook who represented Armadale at the Kids for Kids UK Film Festival in the city of Durham. The DVD Gangsta's Paradise, with its strong anti-drug message, came SECOND!

Falkirk Young Archaeologists' Club having a look at Wester Drumclair farmstead, Limerigg.
Elizabeth Hands, Chair of Armadale Community Council, and Scott Mackay, Secretary, at a meeting which took place at Armadale Academy on 7 October 2009 to discuss development proposals.

Public Exhibition of Armadale Shopping Proposals, held all day on Friday 2 October, and on Saturday morning, 3 October, at Colinshiel Court

Proposals (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)   (Large pdf files, so slow to load)


Are the Torphichen Hills one large prehistoric complex with access from the west?
"Hi ho, hi ho, it's off to swim we go!"  Armadale Swimming Pool