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!
Easter Cafe at Strathbrock Church Hall
Strathbrock Parish Church are having an Easter Craft Café on Saturday 15th March from 10am to 1pm in Strathbrock Church Hall, Uphall.
There will be a wide variety of stalls offering handcrafted goods, including: sweets, handbags, knitwear, jewellery, cards, patchwork and much more. The exhibitors are coming from all over the central belt. A Café will be serving home baking and refreshments.
Entry is free, so why not come for a coffee and a chat and browse the Easter and Mothers Day gift ideas.