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The Rector Kirkcudbright Sea Cadets

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The Rector, who is the local  padre,  with officers of Kirkcudbright Sea Cadets at their Annual Dinner and Trafalgar Day commemoration in Castle Douglas . Also pictured ( centre) is Cadet Craig Wood who begins his training for the Catering Corps of the Royal Navy”

Food Bank Update

Dear Supporters,

Our next monthly collection will be a week on Tuesday, 12th November, 9 - 9.30am, at Greyfriars House, Kirkcudbright.

As I mentioned in my last email, our supplies have recently been significantly depleted and for this collection we would welcome contributions of all foodstuffs and toiletries (except tea and toothpaste, of which we have plenty!) 

Looking ahead, at the December collection we make up special Christmas boxes for referred families and individuals. As well as basic foodstuffs, these include some seasonal food treats and small gifts for adults and children. Any donations of non-perishable items can be made at this collection, but perishable items should be delivered on 10th December, as these boxes are sent out the week before Christmas, so we need to be careful with use-by dates.

Thank you again for all your support

Best wishes

Carol McQuistan 

on behalf of Marian Dixon 

and the Stewartry Food Bank Team.

Community Involvement

Members of Greyfriars are involved in a wide range of community activities, including Winter Wonderland, Kirkcudbright Art & Crafts Trail, Fairtrade, Rotary Club, Inner Wheel, Stewartry Sea Cadets, Kirkcudbright Choral Society, The Feral Choir, Lyric Singers (Kirkcudbright Community Choir), the Stewartry Food Bank and local schools where our rector, Stephen Hazlett, takes assemblies and other activities.

During the Jazz Festival we invite one of the visiting jazz bands to accompany our hymn singing on Sunday morning.

See News & Events for current activities.