Bonnybridge news from Thursday, February 12

Send us your Bonnybridge news and pictures by noon on Tuesday.

Parish Church

A warm welcome is extended to everyone to join the Sunday worship at 11 a.m. Prayer time is open to all and is held in the vestry from 10.30-10.45 a.m. Sunday School and Youth Group meets in the church hall at 10.50 a.m. prior to the morning service. Tuesday morning group meet in the hall for tea and coffee from 10 a.m. with a short service at 11 a.m. The church choir meets in the hall at 6 p.m. tomorrow (Friday). Collating of the church newsletter takes place on Saturday at 10 a.m. The church board meets in the hall at 7 p.m. on Tuesday. Good Companions meets in the hall on Friday, February 20 – please note the change of date. Soup Sunday takes place on February 22 in the hall after the morning service.

Citizens Advice

Denny & Dunipace Citizens Advice Bureau provides an information and advice service at Bonnybridge Community Centre on a Wednesday between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. each week. If you would like an appointment to speak to a CAB Adviser, please contact Bonnybridge Community Centre on (01324) 503290. Telephone service: (Citizens Advice Direct) (01324) 823118 Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Masonic News

There was a good turnout at the regular meeting held in Lodge Dolphin on February 5 when one candidate received the second degree from the RWM Brother Ross Hardie and his team. The next meeting will be an emergency second degree by the office-bearers of Lodge Dolphin at 7.30 p.m. tomorrow (Friday).

Ceilidh Fundraiser

A ceilidh and disco takes place at Bonnybridge Community Centre on Saturday, February 28 from 7 p.m. Tickets are available on the door or from Louise by calling 07449840280. Ticket includes buffet and free raffle strip. Bring your own bottle. All proceeds go to Homestart Falkirk West.

Braveheart Walks

Friendly Bonnybridge walkers leave from the Royal Hotel at 10.30 a.m. every Wednesday. You have a choice of an hour walk or a slower 30 minute walk amongst many marvelous paths. Come along and meet the Walk Leaders and some welcoming faces, where you can enjoy a chat over tea and cake in the cafe afterwards. For more information please call (01324) 673703.

Buggy Group

The Bonny Strollers buggy group meet every Friday, 1.15 p.m. at Bonnybridge health centre, Larbert Road. All welcome. All walks are free. For more information contact on (01324) 504556 or e-mail

Line Dancing

Next class takes place on Tuesday in St Helen’s Church hall from noon-1 p.m. Beginners and welcome.