British Wheel of Yoga Scotland Region

Message from the Regional Officer

I want to extend to you a very warm welcome from me, your regional officer for Scotland.

There are lots of opportunities if you would like to get involved and we are always looking for like-minded and enthusiastic individuals to join our committee.

We are a friendly approachable bunch so feel free to contact us at any time!

I hope you enjoy browsing our website and I hope to hear from you.

With Warm Regards

Nicola Bourke

You can contact Nicola by email at

Join the BWY

You can become a member of the BWY through the main BWY website.

What's On

The deadline for the next edition of our regional newsletter “What’s On" is The deadline for the next edition of our regional newsletter “What’s On" is Wednesday 25th January 2017. Please contact the Editor at for further information

Class Listings

Class listings will no longer be posted on our regional website. You can find information about BWY classes in your area at Yoga teachers should update their class details by logging into their Member’s Page on the main BWY website.

Welcome to the website of BWY Scotland!

Our wish is that this website is a living and breathing resource for the benefit of BWY members and the wider yoga community in Scotland.

The British Wheel of Yoga (BWY) was established in 1965 and is the largest yoga organisation in Britain. It provides a voice in the UK, dedicated to promoting yoga teachers, students and members within a professional and inspiring union.

The BWY is divided into twelve geographical regions, one of which is the Scotland region. On this website you will find information about the BWY Scotland Committee and you are welcome to get in touch with any of the friendly committee members.

If you have any queries or comments about the website, or would like to make a submission, please contact the Webmaster. We welcome your contributions.

Can you help?

Our volunteer treasurer has resigned due to family commitments. We urgently need another volunteer to step and help out with this key role that helps with the smooth and efficient operation of this region. Don't be shy, get in touch with Nicola, if you think you can help. Thank you!



Janet Reid is running a TSYP Introductory Course in Fife, commencing in February 2017.

The BWY Pregnancy Yoga Module starts in Glasgow in March, with Judy Cameron as the tutor. In autumn 2017 Sandra Cook will be offering the BWY Yoga Teaching Diploma in the North East, with Induction Days taking place in the spring.

Visit the Courses page for more details

In-Service Training

Our exciting IST programme for 2017 includes tutors Maureen McCarthy, Sandra Cook, Carol Price and Philip Xerri. Event details and booking information are listed on the BWY Events page - note the dates in your diary and book your place now!

Upcoming Events

4 February: There is a YogaBirth Study day in Edinburgh and a workshop in Linlithgow with June Mercer and Sarena Wolfaard.

18 February: Zoe Knott is teaching in Edinburgh and John Stirk is giving a workshop in Polmont. Jackie le Brocq and Ali and Judie Freeman are leading a  day of yoga and walking in Moffat.

25 February: Ann Hunter is giving a workshop in Rutherglen.

26 February: ELYA AGM and seminar with Sri Jayanti in Edinburgh.

Please see the Other Events page for information on all these events.