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Christmas events in Knowle West

Christmas fundraising fair at Filwood Community Centre

Image and cover picture supplied by Our Time.

A Christmas Fair at Filwood Community Centre to raise funds for two local groups was well-supported by the Knowle West Community.

All the money raised will go to Our Time – which provides positive support for women – and the Filwood Scouts. Both of these groups meet at the centre and are run by local volunteers.

For information about Our Time call 0742 372 7887 or the scouts call 0737 825 7936.

Christmas Singalong at Knowle West Healthy Living Centre

A Christmas Singalong at Knowle West Health Park gave attendees the change to have tea, chat and cake – as well as sing old favourites.

Organised by the Fit and Fab group – the event is a regular occurrence throughout the year – but this one had a festive theme. The pianist was Martin from the local duo Knowle West Rocks.

Silver Screen Christmas Party

Left to right: Judy and Karron who run the Silver Screen group.

Silver Screen over 50s film club held their final screening of 2018 wth a Christmas buffet and raffle to raise more funds for the group. The monthly social event  is run by volunteers and meets  at Novers Community Centre. To join contact Karron on 0776 084 9371.

Christmas Market

Local crafts people sold Christmas gifts and decorations at a market in Filwood Community Centre. Organised by KWMC The Factory – a Knowle West community making space – it was also a chance to showcase and sell work created by residents attending classes there. Visit