Something fantastic is happening in central Scotland! Land
between Grangemouth and Falkirk is being transformed into the
Discover the Helix here.
New paths are being constructed all across the Helix, in Helix South, Helix North, and
Park - discover where the Helix could take you.
Demand for allotments is growing throughout Scotland and the
Falkirk area is no exception. Our new project will create
in the Helix South area, which will be managed with
the support of the Falkirk Allotment Society.
The Helix is a place to relax and enjoy, a place to explore,
but it is also a unique opportunity for local businesses to develop
and grow as the site becomes busier over the coming years.
Email for business
Senior pupils at Braes High School have been busy designing
and developing novel retail products for potential sale by the
Helix from summer 2013. Read about their afternoon presenting to
our very own Dragon's Den.
A number of Helix products will be developed in collaboration
with landowners, businesses, community groups and individual
artists, artisans and craft workers.
There are opportunities for local artists, artisans and crafts
producers to create products reflecting a new cultural confidence
inspired by the Helix.
Suitable products may receive Helix endorsement and the offer of
We're also investigating the possibility of locally designed and
manufactured products being sold on site. Visitors tend to seek out
that unique or unusual gift as a memento of their visit. There may
be an opportunity to establish a regular arts and crafts market
within the Helix site, too. This will be a fantastic opportunity
for local producers to promote their wares.
Helix Honey could become one of our Helix products. Find out
more about how our Beekeeping project is developing within the