Below are details of recent and upcoming events. If there is something you would like to add to this online noticeboard, send me some information using the "Contact Us" form or alternatively simply send me an email. Thanks.
Peeblesshire Food Bank
The Peeblesshire Food Bank is open!
Operating from the Leckie Bakehouse (back of St. Andrew's Leckie Church, Peebles).
Open: Tuesdays 10am - 1pm;
Fridays 12midday - 3pm.
It is a Trussell Trust Foodbank and operates on a referral basis by vouchers issued by approved organisations.
It would be delighted to accept gifts of any of the following food items:-
Milk (UHT or powdered); Fruit juice (carton); Pasta sauces; Tomatoes (tinned); Rice pudding (tinned); Instant mashed potato; Tinned meat/fish; Jam; Sugar (500g); Soup; Spong pudding (tinned); Cereals; Tea bags/instant coffee; Rice; pasta; Tinned fruit; Biscuits or snack bars
Gifts of food can be left in the box at the back of the church.
(added 9th March 2014)
Quiet Space at St. James RC Church
Father Wotek & the congregation at
St. James, Innerleithen,
wish to encourage all the churches and
the wider community to
come for a time of prayer or quiet reflection
when the church is open on weekdays
between 9am to 3pm.
(added 9th March 2014)
Sleepout for Homeless with Bethany Christian Trust
Friday 21st March 10.30pm
Saturday 22nd March 7.30am
at the City Chambers,
Royal Mile, Edinburgh.
To register to help raise awareness
& funds email: email@example.com
or phone: 0131 561 8925
You must register to take part!
(added 23rd February 2014)
Used Postage Stamps
Fresh Appeal from The World Mission Council
The World Mission Council has made a fresh appeal for used postage stamps. The current project is for the Mount Olivet Boys' Home in rural Jamaica providing shelter for young boys who have ben abused. Please hand stamps to Bob Scott or Julia Stoddart.
(added 19th May 2011)
Transport to Church Services
Currently there is a car pool for services in Innerleithen. Anyone who would like a lift to the Service on the first Sunday of the month in Innerleithen from other areas should contact John Taylor (Tel. 01896 830503) for a lift. Car drivers willing to help with this extended service would be most welcome - please advise John if you can help.
(added 13th November 2011)