Midlothian has a long history of community activism and Midlothian Voluntary Action (MVA) has been here to support them since 1974.
Read on to find out about:
- Community Activism from Local Industries
- Self Help
- The Role of Women
- Working with Statutory Agencies
As part of this project a video was produced which was shown at Midlothian Voluntary Action’s Annual General Meeting on 26 November 2014. This video gives a summary about the Community Activism project, and shows extracts from interviews with a number of community activists in Midlothian: Rosemary Marwick; Bill Prentice; Mary Webb; Margot Russell; Judy Strong; and Fiona Wallace.
You can see the video below: