District News for Thursday, February 27

Send us your Haggs & Banknock news and pictures by noon on Tuesday.

On Sunday the sacrament of holy communion will be celebrated at services at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. The annual stated meeting takes place after the morning worship. Vestry hour takes place on Monday from 6-7 p.m. The congregational board meets on March 3 in the MacLean Hall at 7.30 p.m. All items for the next edition of the church magazine should be given to Jean McCheyne by March 16. If possible, e-mail items to mccheyne@blueyonder.co.uk but Jean will also receive hand written items at church. The Guild will hold a ‘Bunny Drive’ on March 10 in the church hall at 2 p.m. Tickets are available from B Miller and M Mortimer. Proceeds to the minibus fund. The minibus will pick up members for church on Sunday at the usual time. Anyone requiring the services of a minister should contact Rev. H.F. Christie on (01324) 813786.

Citizens Advice

Denny & Dunipace Citizens Advice holds an Outreach Clinic in the Community Education Wing at Bankier Primary School today (Thursday) from 10 a.m.-noon. There is a facility to complete online benefit applications at the Community Education Wing at Bankier Primary School. Telephone service: (Citizens Advice Direct) (01324) 823118 Monday to Friday 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Buggy group

The Banknock Babes meet every Wednesday at 10.30 a.m. at the community wing of Bankier primary school. The walk is run by Lynne Mackie and a local health visitor is at hand for any information you may need. The walk lasts about 40 minutes and after you are invited back to the the wing for tea and a chat. All walks are free. For more information call Lynne on (01324) 504260 or 841419.

Zumba Class

Class held in Haggs Church hall every Monday from 6-7 p.m. Zumba Gold for the older adult every Friday from 11 a.m.-noon. Pilates classes on Monday from 7.15-8.15 p.m. and Tuesdays 8.15-9.15 p.m. (limited space available). For more information call Liz Heeps on 07813 857 486.