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In line with Government advice, most groups and organisations in the city have had to take the unfortunate decision to suspend face to face and group work activities. Please telephone or email the contacts listed for the group or organisation if you are interested in their work to check what alternative arrangements might be available or to find out about alternative groups or services in your area.


Oxgangs Care

A lunch club for ambulant older people who can make their way to and from the Pentland Community Centre.

Lunch and a blether is available Tuesday - Thursday, 11.45am - 1pm, for a small charge.

Pentland Lunch Club offers a cooked two course lunch, tea and biscuits.

The Club is open to any older or disabled person living in Oxgangs or surrounding areas, providing that it is booked in advance.

The fee gets you a two course meal as well as free tea, biscuits and juice.

Unfortunately, due to funding restrictions, transport cannot currently be provided.

Pentland Lunch Club is organised and run by Oxgangs Care who are a locally based voluntary organisation and a charitable company limited by guarantee. They provide direct help and support through a range of services to isolated, vulnerable and disadvantaged people living in Oxgangs and surrounding areas. It is governed by a Board of Directors made up of local residents and service users.

For further information, please contact the lunch club Coordinator Peter Clark.
65+, 60 - 64
Days and Times
Tuesday 11.30am - 1pm
Wednesday 11.30am - 1pm
Thursday 11.30am - 1pm
Pentland Community Centre
Oxgangs Brae, Oxgangs
EH13 9LS

South West 
Contact Details
Contact Telephone: 0131 445 5559
Contact Email:
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This record was last modified on: 15 June 2018