Brightons news from Thursday, September 4

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Whist Results

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

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 e-mail

Parish Church

Last Sunday, the minister conducted the morning worship at 11 a.m. This Sunday, the minister will conduct worship at 11a.m. The monthly evening services will resume this Sunday at 6.30 p.m. and will be led by the minister. All are welcome. The Crèche, Sunday Schools, Triple S and Flaim will meet as normal at their usual times this Sunday. Tonight (Thursday) the Congregational Prayer Time takes place in the Small Hall at 7.45 p.m. The Boys’ Brigade Anchor Boys will resume this Tuesday, September 9 at 6.15 p.m. As this is the holiday weekend, the Boys’ Brigade Junior and Company Sections will not meet tomorrow (Friday). Door duty this Sunday will be by John Anderson, Eric Smith, Alan Oliver, Jason Glass, Tom Grieve and Margo Graham. The crèche will be manned by Sandra Blair, Dorothy Harris and Shirley Jenkins.

Ladies’ Group

Brightons Ladies’ Group will start the new session on Tuesday, September 9 at 7.45 p.m. in the community centre with tea, chat and a quiz. All ladies welcome. Admission £2.

Masonic News

Lodge Polmont’s summer break is almost over and the new session will soon be upon us. During the summer the “boolers”, golfers and fishers have enjoyed their various outings and competitions and we now look forward to the new session which begins on Wednesday, September 10 at 7.30 p.m. when the business will be minutes, accounts, and a First Degree. All brethren and visitors will be made most welcome.

Metafit Class

A metafit Falkirk class is on every Thursday at Brightons Community Hall from 8.15 p.m. All welcome. For more information call 07739 718 361.

Zumba Class

Zumba with Pauline has two classes to choose from in the area. Tuesday nights from 7-8 p.m. in Braes High School or Wednesday nights from 8.15-9 p.m. in Grange Community Centre. No need to book, just wear suitable footwear and bring water. For further info please email