Lighting Up Christmas at the United Church of Bute

Eight school, church and community groups attended the annual Lighting Up Christmas event at the United Church of Bute on Saturday, December 13, 2014.
Eight school, church and community groups attended the annual Lighting Up Christmas event at the United Church of Bute on Saturday, December 13, 2014.

Community, school and church groups from around the island descended on the United Church of Bute on Saturday for the annual ‘Lighting Up Christmas’ celebrations.

The evening, combining a Christmas tree decorating contest with communal singing of some well-known carols, was attended by groups from St Andrew’s Primary School, the Port Bannatyne Boys’ Brigade and Girls’ Brigade Association, North Bute Primary School, Ardbeg Baptist Church, Rothesay Primary Pre-5, Rothesay Christian Fellowship, Apple Tree Nursery and the ‘Messy Church’ group, a monthly after-school activity session for all ages held at the United Church hall in High Street on the first Monday of each month.