4th Annual Fair at Strathbrock Parish Church
Strathbrock Parish Church are holding their Annual Craft Fair on Saturday 4th October from 10.30am to 3.30pm in Strathbrock Church Hall, Uphall.
There will be over 35 stalls offering a wide variety of items, including: ceramics, knitwear, jewellery, cards, patchwork and woodturning. There is a wide variety of crafts and stallholders with many from local Craft Associations. Some stallholders are returning, but there are a lot of new stallholders coming to the area for the first time with some new and unusual crafts.
The coffee bar will be open all day offering filled rolls, home baking and refreshments. Entry to the Fair is free, so why not start your Christmas shopping early or enjoy an afternoon out with friends!!
For upto date information on stallholders, find and like them on Facebook - "Strathbrock Craft Fairs".
Link to facebook page https://www.facebook.com/StrathbrockCraftFairs?ref=hl.
Uphall Children's Gala Day and the Queen's Baton Relay
The weekend of the 14/15 June was a busy one in Uphall! On Saturday, the Uphall Children's Gala Day was held. This was followed by the Queen's Baton Relay being carried through Uphall on Sunday. Below are a few pictures from the weekends events.
Uphall Children's Gala Day - Saturday 14 June 2014
Queen's Baton Relay - Sunday 15 June 2014
Community Council Newsletter
Members of Uphall Community Council have been busy distributing copies of their latest newsletter to every home in Uphall. The Uphall Village News is issued once a year and its hoped residents will find it informative and useful.
If you'd like to read it again, you can download it from here.
Queen's Baton Relay in Broxburn and Uphall on 15th June
On Sunday 15th June, the Queen's Baton will be carried through Broxburn and Uphall. The mornings events are:
- 8.55 First Baton Bearer at Albyn Park (Community Event)
- 9.15 Leaves Albyn Park onto Greendykes Road
- 9.25 Union Canal bridge
- 9.35 Goschen Place
- 9.45 Central Uphall at Ecclesmachan Road junction
- 9.55 Route end at Uphall Golf Club
The Open Door cafe will open at 9.30 am. The fun includes face painting and balloon modelling at the Open Door. Balloons are being sold on route for £1.00 (donations to the Foodbank).
An open air joint service at Uphall South will commence at 9.15am (weather permitting). It is anticipated that Church bells will ring during the hour.
Uphall Children's Gala Day - Meeting
The Uphall Children's Gala Day committee will be holding a short meeting on Wednesday 2nd April 2014 from 6pm in Uphall Community Education Centre.
Over recent years, the Gala Day has been put on by a very small number of committed volunteers. However, for it to continue, a number of new volunteers need to come forward and join the team.
Please do consider joining the committee - it's fun too!