The Trustees

Gary Fagan

Fiona Hyslop MSP,

A regional MSP for the Lothians and also Secretary for Cultural and External Affairs, Fional attends as many meetings as she can in her role as the Vice Chair-Person for River Kids.

Fiona has been involved with River Kids since the first meeting on October 31st 2005

Fiona lives in Linlithgow, West Lothian with her husband and three children and so this charity is very close to her heart.   Fiona’s ability to bring the charity into the public eye has made a significant contribution to the charity over the years and helped to promote the charity and move it forward.

Julie Leckie, Treasurer

Julie has recently joined the team and her bio will be updated shortly

Wendy Simpson, Charity Co-ordinator

One of the original Trustees, Wendy is the charity Coordinator for River Kids. Married and have two children (now 19 and 21), Wendy has been involved with fund raising for 15 years, initially at school level and then with Children 1st in Edinburgh.

Wendy has lived in West Lothian for 24 years and, being commited to supporting children across the region, was co-founder of River Kids which was set up in 2005.

Andrea Davidson

Andrea has two children and is the social club organiser for ASDA.

Janice Meikle, Chair

Janice is the Managing Director of Marketing Matters.

More information will follow shortly

Matthew Stirling

Matthew is the owner operator of Jollys entertainment based in Broxburn, West Lothian.

Derrick Findlay

Derrick is the owner of 1st choice glazing based in Bathgate.

More information will follow shortly.

West Lothian Toy Appeal

River Kids

4 Michaelson Square

Kirkton Campus


EH54 7DP