Airth news from Thursday, November 13

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Christmas Fayre

Airth Primary School will hold its Christmas Fayre on November 22 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Come along and support the school while doing some Christmas shopping. Visit the popular café and Santa’s Grotto! Stalls include Bows by Jen for all your hair accessories, Fondly Iced cupcakes and celebration cakes, Olly’s World character pyjamas, Thistle Accessories with scarves and silver jewellery, Sheila’s knits, Cade Bear wine glass charms, bric-a-brac, books, bottles, raffles and our ever popular home baking.

Parish Church

Morning worship is at 11 a.m. and will be led by members of Airth Guild. The Sermon will be preached by Mrs Anne Coulter. Bible Study/Fellowship Group meet on Tuesday in the Church at 1.30 p.m. A four-week pastoral care course will start on Wednesday, November 19 in the church at 7 p.m. All welcome.

Community Council

A general meeting of Airth Parish Community Council will be held in Airth Primary School at 7 p.m. on Wednesday November 19. Items on the agenda include planning issues, community renewable projects, the cenotaph and the Christmas Lights event. All residents are welcome to attend and if anyone has specific issues they wish discussed, they can contact any community councillor if unable to attend the meeting. The annual parish Christmas lights switch on event will be held on Friday, December 5 starting at 6 p.m. outside the community centre in Airth. There will be festive music, carol singing by the school choir, mulled wine, soft drinks and Christmas pies and cake, fireworks and a visit from Santa. The community council is holding a Grand Christmas prize draw with excellent prizes to raise funds for the Christmas lights and tickets will be on sale this week.

Bottle Bingo

Airth and District senior citizens are hosting a bottle bingo in Bar 189 tomorrow (Friday). Eyes down at 7.30 p.m. Tickets, 50p, are available from any committee member, or pay at the door. All welcome. Any donations for the event will be gratefully appreciated.

General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of Airth and District senior citizens will be held after the dominoes at noon on Tuesday in Airth Community Centre.