District News from Thursday, February 20

Send us your Bonnybridge news and pictures by 1pm Tuesday.

Braveheart health walk takes place each Wednesday leaving from the Royal Hotel at 10.30 a.m. For more details call (01324) 673703.

Credit Union

Savings are safe with Falkirk District Credit Union and low cost loans are available once regular savings established. Anyone who lives or works in the area within the boundary of Falkirk Council can join, junior savers welcome. For details on how to join please phone the main office in Grangemouth on 01324 473695, visit our website www.falkirkcreditunion.co.uk or pop into your local branch at Bonnybridge Community Centre which is open every Monday from 10am-12pm.


Denny WASP has new classes starting in March, visit www.dennywasp.org.uk for details.


Thinking Day is February 22 and is the time of year when Girlguiding celebrates being part of a larger community with Girl Guides & Girl Scouts throughout the world. To Celebrate this year’s Thinking Day, and as part of The Big Brownie Birthday 100th celebration, a campfire event takes place on Monday at Westpark Church Halls, Denny. This is not a church service and is for all units, including Senior Section. Girls should meet in uniform at 6.15 p.m. to start at 6.30 p.m. It will last no longer than one hour.

Masonic Lodge

The Regular Meeting of Lodge Dolphin No. 911 held on February 6 was well attended by members and visitors. One candidate received the Second Degree from the Past Masters of the Lodge. Brother Kevin McLean RWM Lodge St. Andrew (Denny & Loanhead) No. 176 replied on behalf of the many visitors. The next meeting will be a Third degree tonight (Thursday).

Parish Church

Bonnybridge St Helens Parish Church service on Sunday begins at 11 a.m. Prayer group meets from 10.30-10.45 a.m. in the vestry. Sunday school and youth group begin at 10.45 a.m. there is a creche for younger children. The monthly soup lunch is in the hall after the service all welcome. Tuesday morning group meets from 10 a.m. for tea or coffee followed by a service at 11 a.m. Ladies fellowship meet on Tuesday in the hall at 7 p.m. Good companions meets in the hall on Friday, February 28 at 7 p.m.

Citizens Advice

Denny & Dunipace Citizens Advice Bureau provide san information and advice service at Bonnybridge Community Centre on Wednesdays from 11 a.m.-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.