District News for Thursday, February 20

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A very warm welcome is extended to everyone to join the parish church’s morning worship 9.45 a.m. led by Rev. Sandi McGill. You are invited to share in fellowship, a cup of tea or coffee and biscuits after the Worship. Pastrol Care Group. If you know anyone in the parish who is ill or in hospital, or has been bereaved and would appreciate a visit or a card, please contact the pastrol care co-ordinator’s Jean Wilson on (01324) 860105 or Aileen Thomson on (01324) 861352. The 12th annual Avonbridge World Clootie Dumpling Championship is on Sunday, February 23, doors open at 7 p.m. All clootie dumplings should be in by 7 p.m. to let judging commence at 7.30 p.m. A lovely evening awaits with entertainment provided. Adults £2 and children £1, light refreshments included in the ticket price. Every Thursday: The Hub Cafe in Avonbridge is open at the Community Hall between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Snack lunch menu is available with coffee/tea and cake. Everyone welcome with take away provided. Book Eexchange and community care is also available.