GIVE BLOOD

The Scottish National Blood Transfusion service will be visiting The Cochrane Hall, Alva on Monday 23rd May 2022 from 1.30pm-3.30pm and 5-7pm .

Appointments are available to book now – call on 0345 90 90 999 (Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm), or email nss.snbtsenquiry@nhs.scot.

Please make an appointment and donate if you can! Thank you!

2022 Right Royal Fun Day

2022 Fun Day Poster

THE FUN DAY RETURNS and we are going to have a Right Royal Fun Day !!
Saturday 4th June 12-4pm.
Save it in your Diary.

Our annual Fun Day returns after 2 years absence due to Covid.
Due to the Town Centre Redevelopment we are unable to have our Town Centre Bunting, Bollard Competition and Parade this year but everything else is much the same as it was before.
See poster for more information about stalls etc.

You can download the stall booking form here:
https://www.alvacommunitycouncil.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/Stall-booking-form-2022-Funday-pdf.pdf

Alloa Half Marathon – Road Closures

🚗 ROAD CLOSURES 🚗
Road closures for the race (Sunday 20th March) are as follows:
8.30am-1pm: Tullibody Road closed at Lornshill Academy. Use A907 (Alloa Road) as alternative.
9am-10.30am: Tullibody Road / A907 / A908 (Whins Road) – rolling road closures and will be re-opened as soon as last runners pass.
9am-10.45am: A908 northbound through Sauchie to Fishcross
9am-11.00am: A908 Fishcross to Devonside (Closed both ways)
9am-11.30am: A91 westbound from Tillicoultry to Menstrie (ONLY WEST BOUND – ALL TRAFFIC TO MAKE TRAVEL EAST BOUND TO LEAVE THEIR TOWNS)
9am-11.45am: C101 closed both ways (Menstrie Brae)
7am-12.30pm: B9140 Tullibody Bypass (Eastbound)
9am-12.30pm: B9096 Eastbound from junction at Menstrie Road to Lornshill Academy.

Those attending the event are reminded that there is no parking at the Lornshill Academy and at Alloa Town Hall. There is, however, plenty of parking around Alloa Town Centre that is free and a shuttle bus will be in operation.

NEXT ORDINARY MEETING – MONDAY APRIL 11th 2022 7.30 PM

THE NEXT ORDINARY MEETING ON MONDAY APRIL 11th 2022 7.30 PM
NEW VENUE:
THE COCHRANES SOCIAL CENTRE (see photo)
5 Croftshaw Rd, Alva FK12 5ES
(Access via door at the rear of the building. There is no parking available round the back of the hall, disabled drop off only).

Members of the Alva community are most welcome at all meetings.

If you would like an item, put on an Alva Community Council meeting agenda, please email info@alvacommunitycouncil.org.uk
Monthly updates will be announced by newspaper, public notice, Alva CC Website and Alva CC social media.

You can keep up to date & see our meeting minutes by visiting the Alva CC Website.

Cochranes Social Centre

NEXT ORDINARY MEETING: (ZOOM) MONDAY MARCH 14th 2022 7.30 PM

To keep everyone safe due to the ongoing pandemic Alva Community Council (Alva CC) are meeting online using zoom until further notice. Meetings will start at 7.30pm.

Members of the Alva community are most welcome at all meetings and can request to join a meeting by emailing info@alvacommunitycouncil.org.uk
Please make your request to join the meeting TWO clear days prior to the meeting date.
If you would like an item, put on an Alva Community Council meeting agenda, please email info@alvacommunitycouncil.org.uk

Monthly updates will be announced by newspaper, public notice, here on the Alva CC Website and Alva CC social media.
You can keep up to date & see our meeting minutes by visiting the appropriate page here on the Alva CC Website.

Inverallan Limited- SUPPORT FOR UKRAINE..

SUPPORT FOR UKRAINE..
Inverallan Limited will now be working alongside Magdalena Stachera to assist with the collection of donations to help the Ukraine refugees going to Poland & those fighting for their country . The list of donations required will be updated and pinned to the top of this page for ease of reference. Donations can be dropped of at: Inverallan Limited, Unit 2A Castle Street Industrial Estate, Alloa, FK10 1EU from Monday to Thursday 08:30 – 16:30 Tel 01259 210050
They can also be contacted on Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/InverallanKnitters

Currently the most required items are:
*painkillers (including painkillers for babies)
*anti-inflammatory medications
*bandages
*dressings
*hemostatic dressing
*bandaids
*hydrogen dioxide
*blankets, sleeping bags, foam mattress
*military boots
*canned food
*torches
*candles
*nappies, baby food, baby milk, baby bottles