District News from Thursday, February 27

Send us your Avonbridge news and pictures by noon on Tuesday

A very warm welcome is extended to everyone to join worship at 9.45 a.m. led by Rev. Sandi McGill, tea/coffee with light refreshments will be served after worship in the church. Last Sunday we held the Annual Avonbridge World Clootie Dumpling Championship. Everyone enjoyed themselves and had the opportunity to sample the dumplings to everyone’s delight. The winners were as follows: 1st Mrs Nancy McComb, 2 Mr Rab Hunter, 3 Mrs Rita Morgan. Well done to everyone who brought their clootie dumplings along. Pastrol Care Group - If you know of anyone in the Parish who is ill or in hospital, or bereaved and would appreciate a visit or a card, please contact our pastoral care co-ordinators Mrs Jean Wilson (01324) 860105 or Mrs Aileen Thomson (01324) 861 352. Why not come along and join the Hub Cafe, Avonbridge Community Centre on Thursdays between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. and enjoy a wonderful menu of baked potatoes, toasties, homemade soup and much more, including home baking with tea/coffee and soft drinks, take away open to all. Also book exchange and community care available.

History meeting

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