Bilston Midlothian Scotland
Bilston Midlothian or its full name Bilston Glen village in Midlothian. The village was an area where coal mining was the main industry. There are a number of interesting places to see including a cave where William Wallace reportedly hid from the English.
There is a tower on the site of old Dryden House as a marker of what once stood on the land. The tower his set on the top of a hill with views from its turets looking over the river Forth possibly as a lookout tower to watch for the invasion of the English.
Stewart Brewing (Craft Beers)
Stewart Brewing was founded in 2004 by two brothers Jo and Steven Stewart. Come along to the brew-it-yourself Craft Beer Kitchen (U.K’s first!); go on a tour of the brewery and enjoy beer from the cask. Stewart Brewing Brewery can be found at 26a Dryden Road Bilston Glen Industrial Estate, Loanhead EH20 9LZ.
The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies
HRH Princess Anne opened the Charnock Bradley building on 1st May 2018. She unveiled a sculpture of a horse’s head (Kelpie) that stands outside the Charnock Bradley building. The building has been designed with the western side clad in local stone and a ‘living green wall’. The eastern side gives the impression that it is floating above the ground. The plaque reads; “Canter” by Andy Scott | unveiled by | HRH The Princess Royal | Chancellor of the University of Edinburgh and | Patron of the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studied | on 1st May 2018 | Carter was commissioned by the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studied and was made possible by generous donations made to our endowment fund. The Kelpies were also designed by Andy Scott and can be seen in the Helix park in Grangemouth.