Bonnybridge news from Thursday, March 5

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Citizens Advice

Denny & Dunipace Citizens Advice Bureau provides an information and advice service at Bonnybridge Community Centre each Wednesday between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. 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) available on (01324) 823118 Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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 10.45 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 World Day of Prayer service takes place tomorrow (Friday) in the church at 7 p.m., all welcome. Ladies Fellowship meets on Tuesday, March 10 in the hall at 7 p.m. Kirk Session meets on March 10 at 7 p.m. The choir meets on Friday, March 13 from 6-7 p.m. in the hall.

Prize Bingo

A prize bingo night takes place on Thursday, March 12 in Bonnybridge Social Club at 7.30 p.m. All proceeds will be sent to Rachel House in Kinross (CHAS).

Braveheart Walks

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 marvellous paths. Come along and meet our 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, Bonnybridge. All welcome. All walks are free. For more information call (01324) 504556 or email

Greenhill WRI

The next meeting of the Institute will take place in the Masonic Hall on Monday, March 9 at 7.15 p.m. A good turnout of members will be appreciated as there is a change to the Rural constitution to be discussed.

Historical Society

Greenhill Historical Society visited Callendar House in Falkirk last Friday and after a very nice lunch in the Tea Room they were given a very informative guided tour of the building by Geoff Bailey. Many thanks to Geoff and all the staff in Callendar House for an excellent day. The next arranged visit is on Friday, March 27 when we will be going to The Peoples Palace in Glasgow. If you are interested in the local history of Bonnybridge and District and have any historical information or memorabilia, particuarly for the period 1970-2015, then please contact us on our website or come along to our meetings every Friday 2-4 p.m in Bonnybridge Library where you will be made very welcome.

Line Dancing

Next class takes place on Wednesday in St Helen’s church hall from noon-1 p.m. Beginners and improvers welcome. Please note the change of day for this week only.