Bainsford and Langlees news from Thursday, April 10

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* Credit Union

Savings are safe with Falkirk District Credit Union and low cost loans are available once regular savings established. Anyone who lives or works in the area within the boundary of Falkirk Council can join, junior savers welcome. For details on how to join please phone the main office in Grangemouth on (01324) 473695, visit our website or pop into your local branch at Dawson Community Centre, David’s Loan, Bainsford which is open every Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.

Parish Church

On Sunday, the worship in Bainsford Parish Church is at 11 a.m. with Rev. Michael R. Philip preaching and the theme being ‘Palm Sunday’. Tea and coffee will be served in the hall after the service.The congregation and friends are invited to St James Parish Church on Thursday, April 17, at 7.30 p.m. The Good Friday service will be held in Bainsford Parish Church on Friday, April 18 at 7.30 p.m.

Country Dancing

Take the floor at Bainsford Parish Church hall, Smith Street, for Scottish Country Dancing each Thursday, at 7.30 p.m. New members most welcome.

Job Drop In Club

Every Wednesday from 10 a.m. till 1 p.m. in the Dawson Centre there is a Job Drop in Club which has been in operation for nearly three years, with the following facilities: free access to Job Centre web site; help with C.V. benefits advice and support available. tea and coffee on offer. For any information, contact Billy Morrison on (01324) 501470.

Fruit Barra

Every Friday from 10 a.m. till 1 p.m .in the Dawson Cafe (which is located in the Dawson Centre) you can buy fresh fruit and veg from your local farmer at reasonable prices. Healthy Start Vouchers will be accepted, and there will be information on healthy eating, free recipe cards, and tasting sessions. For any information, contact Michelle on (01324) 501470

Senior Citizens

The Carron Connect Partnership has organised the following activities which will be held in the Bainsford Community Centre in aid of the SOFIA Project for Senior Citizens. A prize bingo will be held on Tuesday, doors open at 6.30 p.m. for eyes down at 7-9 p.m. Please bring your own cup. A Tea Dance will be held on Sunday, April 27, from 1-4 p.m. Entry is £1.

Braveheart Walks

Our sociable walkers meet every Wednesday outside Carron Co-op main entrance to start their walk at 10.30 a.m., finishing an hour later at the cafe, for a chat over a cup of tea (and perhaps a cake). If you would like to find out more information please call (01324) 673703 or walk leader on (01324) 554897.