Community Activism: Gordon Clayton and Alasdair Mathers

Gordon Clayton previously worked for many years in Community Development  with Midlothian Council until his retiral.   He was one of the key people behind the development of the Black Diamond FM radio station and is now a volunteer and presenter with them.

Alasdair Mathers is currently the Community Planning & Performance Manager, Midlothian Council.     He has been involved in community development all his life.     He also is involved with the Penicuik Silver Band.

Both Gordon and Alasdair have spent many years supporting community activists in Midlothian as part of their roles with Midlothian Council as well as being community activists themselves.

You can see an extract from the interview with Gordon Clayton and Alasdair Mathers below: