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
Arrive at the Helix by boat, on foot, by bike
or travel from elsewhere in Scotland - the Canal Hub will be a
place to stop and take in the sights as well as making the most of
the canal-side facilities.
The reshaped hub will include events space for canal-side
festivals, events and activities
Stand and stare at these imperious giants of Scottish legend. The Kelpies will
be in place during 2013 and will be a sight worth travelling to
see, as they stand at the canal locks at the mouth of Scotland's
Forth & Clyde canal.
Facilities for visitors and canal users will make this the ideal
stopping point if you're out on the canal. We are Creating
the Canal Hub to be a dramatic entrance to the canal as well as
a major feature of The helix.
The new hub will soon start to take shape. Keep up to date with
what's happening on our Canal Hub news link.
Just along the canal, you'll come to the Falkirk Wheel, the world's only rotating
boatlift. The impressive piece of engineering was opened by the
Queen in 2002, created as part of the regeneration of the Forth
& Clyde and Union canals.