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13th of the month for Livingston, Bathgate and Linlithgow editions
18th of the month for Calders, Balerno, Broxburn and Colinton editions

(i.e. 13th January for February magazine, etc)

"There is a lot of organisation involved in the scheme, but no doubt at all that it is well worth it for the employer, the students and the wider community.” Ronnie Sinclair, Dacoll Bathgate. Read full article here on West Lothian's Developing the Young Workforce scheme and how it can benefit local employers and students

July issue

"Players sing the praises of the fans, especially the hardcore of 700 or so who support far and wide in all weathers, whichever league Livi are in"

Full article here

July issue

“Let’s tackle the most difficult gin first, a London Dry, and if we can get that right we’ll have no problem with other types of gin!” Read the full article on Linlithgow's new gin distillery here

June issue

“Over the summer, we’re looking for supporters to sponsor a child. We give you the age and gender of the child in need, and you can donate a set of school uniform and equipment such as pencil case and stationery for her/him.” Edinburgh School Uniform Bank provides school uniform to children in families who are experiencing financial hardship. Read full article here

June issue

"Going to school in the “wrong” clothes, children are vulnerable to bullying, social exclusion and low self esteem; the knock-on effects on their education are significant."

May issue

When you dial 999 for an ambulance, did you know that as well as dispatching an ambulance, in some circumstances the service calls a volunteer in your community to attend the emergency if they are likely to get there before the paramedics?

Full article in May Calders Konect

May issue

I picked our home in Colinton over the internet from where I was living in San Francisco in 2000,” says Lorraine O’Shea.

Full article in May Dell Directory

We've teamed up with Gardening Scotland and have some pairs of  tickets to be won to Gardening Scotland 2018!

April 2018 issue

"Spell checker is underlining the word footgolf in red in my word processor as I write this article, so it’s not made its way into the Word dictionary yet. What is it?"

Full article in April issue...

April 2018 issue

Huge congratulations to Velocity Racing, Inveralmond Community High, who have been crowned Scottish Champions and are off to world championships in Singapore later this year!

"When I was contacted by a team of students from Inveralmond Community High School who are partway through a competition to “design from scratch a model F1 car,” my interest was picqued partly because they are an all-girls team, something still not common in engineering." Full article in April issue...

March2018 issue

The Beast from the East ❄️ ❄️ ❄️ ❄️ has wreaked havoc with the magazine distribution schedule this month 😞  

You can read the current issues online by clicking on the front covers here:

The lifestyle magazine for West Lothian and West Edinburgh.  

With a circulation of 63,500, Konect has the largest readership of any magazine in the area.

Our seven monthly editions cover:

Bathgate and Torphichen (10,000 copies)

Kirknewton, the Calders and Pumpherston (5500 copies)

Livingston (20,000 copies)

Linlithgow (7500 copies)

New Winchburgh, Broxburn and Uphall (7500 copies)

Balerno, Currie, Juniper Green, Baberton and Ratho (7500 copies)

Colinton, Craiglockhart & Kingsknowe published as The Dell Directory (5500 copies)

If you run a business and would like more customers from this area, Konect is your first port of call. Browse our Advertise with us page or contact us to discuss how we can help you.


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10th of the month for Livingston, Bathgate and Linlithgow editions.

15th of the month for Calders, Broxburn, Balerno and Colinton editions.

What's On and Clubs & Classes items :
13th of the month for Livingston, Bathgate and Linlithgow editions.

18th of the month for Calders, Broxburn, Balerno and Colinton editions.

Community and charity event listings are FREE.  Email details to editor@konect.scot

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