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*Community Council

Shieldhill & California Community Council’s next meeting will be held in the Community wing, next to Shieldhill Primary School on Thursday, January 29 at 7.30 p.m. All are welcome - if you have any issues you wish to raise or highlight please attend.

Gospel Hall

Timeout-15, the Friday programme for boys and girls, continues on Friday at 6.30 p.m., with a programme of choruses, quizzes, a Bible story, and juice and biscuits. All children are invited, with mums and dads as well. The Christian Gospel will be preached on Sunday afternoon at 3.30 p.m. (note time), when the speaker will be Mr Mark Hunter from Maddiston. All are invited to come and hear this important message. The Mums and Tots continues on Wednesday at 9.30 a.m., with free play facilities for children, and tea and coffee on supply for the parents, who are free to come and go as they please. For further information contact Anna Hunter at 01324/ 333329. For all other information for transport, etc., contact Roy Marshall at 01324/713835.

Parish Church

Last week’s Sunday service was conducted by Rev. Ray Thomson since Rev. Louise McClements was on holiday. This Sunday, the service will be at the usual time of 10 a.m. Children and apprentices meet in the hall at 9.45 a.m. The Banner/Craft group meets on Friday from 2-4 p.m. in the church hall. All are welcome. The Church Guild, which is open to both men and women, meets in the church hall on Wedneday, January 21, at 7.30 p.m. Sophie McClements and friends will talk of their attendance at the Youth Assembly of 2014. All are welcome. Sunday Services are recorded and a CD is available for those who are housebound or unable to attend church. The magazine, photo gallery and other church information are available on the website