Slamannan news from Thursday, February 5

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Lodge Meeting

The February meeting of LOL 227 takes place tonight (Thursday) in Limerigg Village hall at 7.30 p.m.

Parish Church

Last Sunday’s service was conducted by the Rev. Monica MacDonald. Ray Buchanan was on door duty. The Scripture readings were also by Ray Buchanan. The funeral service for William Bryce took place on Tuesday, January 27 and our deepest sympathy goes to the family. Congregational prayer time takes place every Sunday at 10.40 a.m. The service begins at 11 a.m. All welcome. Anyone requiring the services of a minister, please contact the Rev. Monica MacDonald on (01324) 874807.

Community Centre

Slamannan Community Centre has the following classes and activities on over the next week - Monday, 9.30 a.m.-noon, Work club; Mums and Toddlers, 9.30-11.30 a.m.; cooking class, 1-3 p.m.; P1-P4 youth club, 6-7.15 p.m.; P4-P7 youth club, 7.30-8.45 p.m. Tuesday, Senior youth club, 6.30-9.30 p.m. Wednesday, Fruit barra, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; Credit Union, 10-11 a.m.; Women’s Aid (first Wednesday of month); Citizens Advice (first and third Wednesday of month); Bingo, 10.30 a.m.-12.30 p.m.; karate, 6.30-8.45 p.m.; WRI, 6.30-9 p.m. (first Wednesday of month). Thursday, Mums and toddlers, 9.30-11.30 a.m.; dancing, 5.30-9.30 p.m.; watercolour class, 7-9 p.m. Friday, Mums and toddlers, 10.30 a.m.-12.30 p.m.; arts and crafts, 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Councillor surgery, 10 a.m.-noon.

Angling Club

Permits to fish on the River Avon for season 2015 are on sale from Linda’s Store (Slamannan); Rod and Creel (Carronshore); Go Fishing (Grahams Road, Falkirk), Maryanne’s Alterations (Bo’ness), Linlithgow Post Office, Curries Printers in Broxburn and Livingston Angling (Houston Industrial Estate). For more information visit