Scottish Veterans Residences News - 2011

In this section, we keep you up to date with what is happening at SVR and any news that might be relevant to you. If you've got some news that you think might be of interest, let us know!

Christmas Cheer from 3 Rifles

20 Dec 2011

The very kind chefs at 3 Rifles in Edinburgh bakes this wonderful cake for our residents at Whitefoord House.  It will help to make Christmas… more

Architects impression of what the development will look like

New building development in Glasgow

24 Nov 2011

We are delighted to have bought the site for our new development in Glasgow! Hopefully work will start next year to build 51 flats for… more


24 Sep 2011

September 24th showed the ladies from Coal Industry Social Welfare Organisation Glenrothes's bowling team visit Whitefoord House for a match and then an evening of games… more

Not Forgotten Loch Lomond 8 Aug 2011

Rosendael Residents' Outing

24 Aug 2011

Rosendael residents were treated to a day out on Monday 8th August with the Not Forgotten Association to Loch Lomond! more

Edinburgh Half Marathon Sponsorship!

Edinburgh Half Marathon Sponsorship!

24 Aug 2011

A huge thank you again to John and Nick from The Royal Air Force, who ran the Edinburgh Half Marathon in May, their cheque for… more

Care Packages

Did you know...?

27 Jul 2011

That: SVR welcome new residents with a care pack with some basic toiletries and a towel. This is always appreciated as most people arrive with very… more

Royal Hospital Chelsea Visit

07 Jul 2011

This week Mike Preston IP and Don Hossack IP visited us from the Royal Hospital  Chelsea. They stayed for Edinburgh's recent events and our residents… more


30 Jun 2011

Last week Susie Hamilton did the long drive up to Aberdeen for the Youth and Philanthropy Initiative's social event where one of our residents, Sandy… more

Our New Cross Trainer

Our New Gym Equipment Has Arrived!

15 Jun 2011

The new gym equipment has arrived today! Payed for by the pupils from George Heriots' grant from winning their YPI project. The new apparatus is… more

SVR's five time four legged supporter

05 Jun 2011

On Sunday 5th June Andrew Hendry and his dog Baxter took part in the Walk for Scotland. This is the fith time they have completed… more

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