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Strathendrick Film Society - the next film night is on Friday, December 2 at 7.30pm in Balfron High School. Jack Nicholson stars in ‘As Good as it Gets’. The film runs for 139 minutes. New members welcome. For more information go to


Drymen Bridge Club Results for November 17: N/S 1, B. Laing, J. Kirkland, 2, C. Jones, J. Hornby, 3, M. Cook, M. Muir.

E/W 1, J. Cameron, S. Jackson, 2, I. Watt, M. English, 3, I. Waddell, M. Steel.

Drymen Bridge Club results November 24 N/S 1, C Wardle, J. Aitken, 2, D. Stewart, M. Hawley, 3, J. Cameron, G. Cameron. E/W 1, M. McKeand, N. Kennedy, 2, I. Watt, M. Muir, 3, B. Jackson, D. Amon.


KILLEARN Bridge Club results for Tuesday, November 15 (BGB charity pairs) are: 1, Iain Watt & Judith Townson, 2, Donald Kennedy & Eileen Lindsay, 3, Jim McAnsh & Willie Robertson.

Results for Tuesday, November 22 (Open) are: N/S 1, David Amon & Irene Hardie, 2, Jimmy Grieve & Joy Kirkland E/W 1, Ian Pascoe & Iain Watt 2, Donald Kennedy & Eileen Lindsay.


THE Scouts fundraising disco is tomorrow (Saturday) from 8.30pm to midnight in the Scout Hall. Everyone welcome, BYOB. Tickets cost £6 from the library, Browns or the chemist. Tea/coffee, sandwiches and mince pies provided.

FUN Hut - a Christmas Fair is going to be held tomorrow (Saturday) from 10am to 12pm, there will be festive stalls, Christmas craft activities, homebaking and the wee ones can have a wee chat with Santa.

CHRISTMAS Event Kirkrooms - the church invites any children of primary school age to go along to a special afternoon of crafts, singing and games and stories. Contact Lynne on or book a place at the library.

COMMUNITY Council Meeting - is on Monday, December 5 in Strathblane Primary School at 7.30pm the meeting is open to the public as usual.

THE Carbon Neutral Group says farewell on Wednesday from 7pm to 9.30pm in the Village Club. After four and a half years of activities and projects the Carbon Neutral group is going to have a farewell party, chaired by Alf Young. All are welcome to go and see what the group has achieved over these years and to help them celebrate with sherry and mince pies.