DISTRICT NEWS

Ettrickbridge

WRI: The January meeting took the form of a bowling practice for the federation competition on February 17 at Lindean. Two teams will take part. The February 13 gathering will feature a talk on China by Trish Gray.

COFFEE MORNING: The next monthly coffee morning and sale in aid of village hall funds will take place on February 2 (10am-noon). Anyone with anything to sell should turn up, take a table and give a small donation to the hall.

SOCIAL EVENING: On February 16, the village hall committee is running a social evening in the form of a 70s-80s disco in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Tickets are available from Linda (01750 52257) and raffle donations can be handed to any committee member.

DINNER: Tickets for the annual hall dinner on March 2 are available from Linda (01750 52257). Speaking at the function will be Billy Young from Langholm and Sheriff Kevin Drummond, with Tommy Knox, Jimmy Gibb and Henry Douglas providing music.