Laurieston news from Thursday, June 12

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Medium’s Visit

Laurieston Spiritualist Church will have Grant Kallus from Laurieston as guest medium for its service in the Old Folks Welfare Hall in Mary Street on Monday, June 16. Doors open 6.45 p.m., service starts 7.30 p.m. Everyone welcome.

Race Night

Laurieston loyalists are holding a race night/blue night on July 19 from 8 p.m. till late. Band will be playing, tickets are £5 pay at the door.

Cash bingo

An evening session is on every Sunday in Laurieston Community Hall (in the park). Doors open 6 p.m., eyes down 6.45 p.m. Two snowballs to play for. Refreshments available.


The final date to reserve a seat for the outing to Carlisle is on Thursday, June 19, in the hall. Cost is £10. The lunch in aid of L.O.F.W.A. in on Friday, June 13 at 11.45 a.m. and the school choir will arrive at noon to entertain before joining the gathering to share lunch together. Admission is £4 with raffles and stall available. Please support this joint venture with the young and elderly of the village welcome..

Parish Church

At last Sunday’s morning worship Pentecost was celebrated with the emphasis on reflecting on the importance of the Holy Spirit. Sacrament of Holy Communion will be celebrated in Laurieston next Sunday, June 15, at 10 a.m. and 6.30 p.m. On door duty next Sunday, June 15, are Mrs M. Maitland, Mrs H. Pullar, Mrs I. Kowal and Mr M. Walker. The flowers for this service are being donated by Mrs M. Maitland. Tea and coffee will not be served after Communion service. On Saturday, June 14, Da Capo Alba Mandolin and Guitar Orchestra are in concert in Falkirk Trinity Church tickets are £8/£6. On Saturday, June 22, from 2 p.m. Rose Tea at Ardtalla, Slamannan. Tickets £5. and includes tea and cakes. All proceeds to Slamannan Church refurbishment fund. On Friday, June 27, 1-4 p.m. the Family Pageant at Falkirk Trinity Church to celebrate Bannockburn’s 700th year anniversary.

Gospel Hall

The preacher at the 3 p.m. Sunday Gospel meeting in the Cotton Lane Gospel Hall, will be Mr Tom Watt from Cowdenbeath. Tea and biscuits will be served afterwards. Everyone is welcome.