Redding and Westquarter news from Thursday, May 22

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A Race Night is being held on Friday, May 30, tickets are £3 and can be ordered from Michael Hamilton on 07874611206 or Brenda Bolton on 07740680374.

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 or pop into your local branch at Westquarter Community Project, Westquarter Primary School which is open every Thursday from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Church News

Sundays Service was conducted by the Rev. Ray Thomson as the Rev. Mary Henderson our Minister is in Edinburgh this week for General Assembly commitments. We Pray for the work of all at the General Assembly and for the future work of The Church of Scotland. After the service the Children of the Sunday Club and friends went for a sponsored walk for Christian Aid at the Helix Park. The sun shone on the children and a good time was had by all. If you have not had the opportunity to donate to this worth while cause yet and wish to do please see Donna. This week is the Family Service at 11.30am and a warm welcome is extended to all from the Sunday Club .Don’t forget there is an invitation from the children to join them for lunch afterwards. Tuesday May 27 at 2 p.m. there will be a Marthas Café in the Hall this is open to all. Please come along for a cup of tea coffee and home baking. Cost £2.50. Wednesday, May 28 at 7 p.m. there will be a Board meeting followed by a Session Meeting.

Edible Foodwalk

Edible Food Walk, Saturday, May 24, at 11 a.m. Falkirk Wheel. Booking required e-mail Allotments Open Day, Sunday, May 25 at 1 p.m., Bantaskine Allotments; Milk Barn walk, Monday, May 26 at 1 p.m., Milk Barn, Glen Farm.

Prize Bingo

2nd Laurieston Brownies are holding a Prize Bingo in aid of Brownie funds. On Wednesday, May 28 in the Scout Hall. Doors open 6.30 p.m. Eyes down at 7 p.m. All welcome.