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La Port Precinct. Grangemouth
La Port Precinct. Grangemouth

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*Walk and Otago

Every Wednesday 10am from the Community Education Unit, Grangemouth Sports Complex.If you or someone you know is having problems with their balance come along to our Otago class which starts at 10.45am. All walks are free and open to all abilities. For more information on any of the Step Forth walks contact 01324-504556/504568 or email

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 01324 473695, visit our website or pop into the main office at 4 Station Road, Grangemouth which is open Monday - Friday from 10am-2pm and every Thursday 6.30-8pm. We also have a collection in Grangemouth One Stop Shop, York Lane which is open on Mondays and Fridays from 10am-2pm.

Zetland Church

Sunday’s Service was conducted by Rev. Alison Meikle. The Summer Sunday Club for children meets during the Sunday services, up to and including Sunday, August 1. Each week we will have crafts, games, DVDs and stories, and also a Fair Trade stall in the hall after the service. Sunday School leaders meet on Monday, August 10 at 7pm. The Finance committee meets on Tuesday, August 11 at 7pm, and the Property Committee meets on Wednesday, August 12 at 7pm. Articles for the September magazine should either be given in writing to Catherine Weir or emailed to by Sunday, August 9. Anyone interested in a possible visit to the Holy Land 2016-17, is asked to add their name to the list at the back of the church. Morning worship next Sunday is at 10.30am. Tea and coffee will be served after the service. Alison can be contacted by phone on 01324 336729 or email

Parish Church

The service on Sunday, August 9 will be conducted by the Minister at 11am. The Summer Walking group’s in on every Tuesday. All walks leave from KHR car park at 6.30pm. The walk on Tuesday, August 11 is Helix and Kelpies.

Young Portonians

There is still time to apply to audition for the Young Portonian Theatre Company. We are holding auditions on Monday, August 10 in the Bowhouse Community Centre in the evening so if you know someone age 9 or over who lives or goes to school in Grangemouth and loves to sing, dance and act then contact Irene McVie on 01324 8707757 or email for any further information or get a form. The company will be starting back after the school holidays to rehearse for our next production in November so why not give it a try we would love to see new members.