We are growing every day and our first official announcement to the world was on September 9th 2013 with our full public launch on October 5th in The Centre.
We cover local events, we make our own shows and we highlight all the good that happens in our community. We want to connect communities through digital engagement. We want you to be the star of our channel even more so than some of the names we have featured on our shows like Susan Boyle, Carol Smillie, James McAvoy, Irvine Welsh, Julie Coombes, and Mickey Weir.
Do you want to be part of it? Why not join the growing band of people who are helping put this exciting project together – they are:
Gordon Dallas is also an experienced broadcaster with appearances in 2013 on Radio4 and Radio5, He’s written for BBC1, children’s TV, BBC2 and warmed up Ch4 audiences, wrote sketches for Off The Ball and presented The Kickabout Show on Talk107. Gordon built the platform on which WLtv is based and is keen to create a peoples channel with bespoke marketing solutions and some unique entertaining content.
Then he was the Chief Exec of the West Lothian Chamber Of Commerce, the Chair of the Scottish Borders New Ways Community Planning Partnership..and not content with all that he was also the Managing Director of Wisdom IT for 9 successful years, indeed he was the company founder who built the business providing IT management services to mid-range businesses.
Dave has a special remit for engaging with ‘partners’ from the public and private sectors who want to convey a variety of messages on our platform.
Mickey is a resident of West Lothian, an ex-professional footballer and coach, as well an experienced ambassador for Show Racism The Red Card. Mickey’s contacts in the local area are impeccable as his is organisational and motivational skills.
Mickey is a co-host of The Kickabout Show and advises on content and on business matters.
Martin Livingstone Music Director! Martin is the lead singer of local band The Changes and presents The Music Box -
The Music Box is a show for local bands to come do a session for us and have a chat. It has proved a massive success amongst local singers/songwriters and bands and Martin hopes to put on a festival of the music from all our featured acts in the summer.
Music and the arts is a major part of our output and if you want to get involved contact us.