With a population of 15,000, Bathgate is a very desirable location. A town in West Lothian, Bathgate has a major distillery that employs a large workforce. Many shops are in Bathgate as well as a dance hall which is popular with people of all ages. Bathgate has much history with human habitation going back as far as 3500BC.
Although it was once a rural location, that has changed after various large companies moved to Bathgate and started employing thousands of people. Motorola's factory closed down years ago but has been replaced by HMRC which continues to employ many people.
Bathgate is also near major urban areas. Livingstone is only five miles away and thirteen miles separate Bathgate and Edinburgh airport. Close to the M8 motorway, Bathgate's decent travel connections make it a highly desirable place to visit.