Brightons news from Thursday, March 27

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Step Forth

Like to walk but not on your own? Want to get fit but don’t know where to start? Why not join our walking group and meet new friends. Walk leaves the Grange Centre every Thursday at 10 a.m. We now have a new walk leader for this walk. If you would like more information call (01324) 504556/504568 or

Whist Results

Results of the Brightons Whist and Dominoes this week are, Whist – 1 Esme McKenzie, 2 Bruce Huntley. Dominoes – 1 Rita Dawson, 2 Janet Gillespie.

Helix Walks

See Laurieston.

Metafit Class

A metafit Falkirk class is on every Thursday at Brightons Community Hall from 8.15 p.m. All welcome, no need to book. For more information call 07739 718 361.

Parish Church

Last Sunday the minister, Reverend Murdo Campbell, led the worship at 11 a.m. During the service the minister baptised his grandson, Kanye Zachary Campbell, son of Stuart and Adaku Campbell. This Sunday, the minister will conduct the service at 11 a.m. when the uniformed organisations will be on parade for their closing service. The Guild will hold an additional evening meeting on Monday (March 31) at 7.30 p.m. The DVD of the Annual Meeting, held last year in Dundee, will be shown. Next week, the Girls’ Brigade Sections will hold their Parents’ Nights. On Wednesday, it will be the Junior and Brigadier Sections at 7 p.m. and on Thursday, the Explorers Section at 6.30 p.m. The Boys’ Brigade Anchor Boys Parents’ Night due to be held this Tuesday, April 1 has been moved to Tuesday, April 29 at 6.15 p.m. The minister will lead an Open Door (Enquirers) course, for those interested in exploring the Christian Faith with a view to church membership, or wishing to revisit the basics of faith commencing on Wednesday, April 16 in the vestry at 7.30 p.m. For further details contact the Minister or the Session Clerk. Door duty this Sunday will be by Jim Dick, Jean Cairns, Charles Maden, Bill Cairns, Liz McKellar and Craig Smith. The creche will be manned by Joanne Kilpatrick, Lesley Mann and Linzi Matheson.