Country life

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KILLEARN Bridge Club - the results for Tuesday, February 21 2012 (Open) are: 1st Beth Farish & Jimmy Grieve, 2nd Margaret English & Irene Hardie, 3rd Anne Ryan and Arthur Whittaker.


DRYMEN Bridge Club results February 23 2012 ballot day - N/S 1, G. Cameron, D. Amon, 2, J. Hornby, J. Mason, 3, M. Muir, M. English E/W 1, D. Stewart, F. Hunter, 2, B. Laing, W. Brownlie, 3, G. Hopner, C. Wardle.

THE next meeting of Drymen WRI is on Thursday when the speaker will be from the Scottish SPCA. The competitions for the evening are: sewn article from show schedule - pin cushion and three novelty biscuits. Could members going to Kilmahog Woollen Mill in April please take £5 to the meeting.


STRATHENDRICK Film Society - Casablanca will be screened tomorrow (Friday) at 7.30pm in Balfron High School. The film runs for 102 minutes. One night membership is £4. Starring Humphrey Bogart, this film was made in 1942. Set in unoccupied Africa during the early days of the Second World War - An American expatriate meets a former lover, with unforeseen complications. For more information go to


GUIDES - the 1st Strathblane Guides are having an open night today (Thursday) at 7.30pm to 9pm in the Scout/Guide Hall. Pass this message on to any 10 to 14 year old girls who would like to give it a try and find out more.

OPEN Surgery - go along to the library tomorrow (Friday) from midday to 1pm for an open surgery with Bruce Crawford MSP. This is a good opportunity to make your voice heard and raise any concerns you may have.

COMMUNITY Council - there will be a meeting on Monday in Strathblane Primary School at 7.30pm. The agenda and February minutes are available online and in Strathblane Library.