What's On

Regular Events


Sunshine Sing-along for Memory

Takes place in St Michael's Kirk Hall on the second Thursday of each month (not August) 12–1.30pm. All those living with memory loss and their carers are welcome. No church connection necessary. Light lunch and singing. Further info from Norma Costley 01506 843255.


Thursday for Coffee: Come along and enjoy a cuppa, home baking and chat with the group which meets on Thursdays in Cross House between 10–11am. All are welcome


Time of Stillness: On Thursdays at 2pm we meet in St Katherine's Aisle, St Michaels Parish Church. (entrance via south door during winter opening hours). Come and discover what 15 minutes of stillness can do for you. Nothing will be asked of you. Tea and cake afterwards. Info from St Michael's Church Office.  All welcome.



ST JOHN'S COMMUNITY CAFE hopes to provide a neutral place for church and community to connect and is run by volunteers whose aim is to provide a warm welcome and to support local causes.


 The Cafe is open every Friday from 10 am until Noon at 183 High Street.  Everyone is welcome, and we would love to see more of the community dropping in for a cuppa. Profits each month are donated to a local charity.








For Christmas Services in all Linlithgow Churches, please see Christmas Services page

Monday 2 December Morning & Afternoon St Michael’s Parish Church

Unwrapping Christmas” - organised by Trish Archibald and Lorraine Orr, we welcome the P5 classes from all our primary schools to learn about the Christmas story.  Volunteer helpers are wanted (normally possession of a PVG certificate for church or school is required).  Contact the organisers, whom failing Paul Goldfinch (paul@cassley.org

Monday 2 December Advent Lessons & Carols 19:00 St Michael’s Catholic Church, Blackness Road  (for all Linlithgow’s Churches)

FILLING STATION: December's Filling Station is on Thursday 5th December in Bo'ness Town Hall, 7pm tea/coffee and cake with a 7:30pm start. The speaker this month is Keith Short from St John's Church.

December 6-8, Festival of Christmas Trees.

St Michael's Parish Church. See More Details

FIRST STEPS BIKE SALE: 1st Step are holding their next bike sale on Saturday 7th December 10am - 12noon in the car park behind 183 High Street, selling refurbished children and adult bikes and 'finish-and-build' bikes. The Friday Community Cafe will be open and all proceeds that day will go to 1st Step.

Dec 7 Concert- David and Yvonne Lyon are having a Christmas Concert on Saturday 7th December 7.30pm in Falkirk Baptist Church. Tickets are £6 and Falkirk food bank will receive a donation from ticket sales. Tickets are available from David Taylor (email: dttrinity@hotmail.com) or at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/yvonne-lyon-christmas-tour-falkirk-tickets-79640548023

Su 8 December Hustings for UK Election

at St Michael’s Kirk Hall, off Kirkgate.

Prayers for Good Governance at 6.30pm led by Rev Liam Fraser, followed by tea and coffee. Hustings begin at 7.15pm  Organised by Linlithgow Church Forum. See More details for poster.

Wednesday 11 December. Carol Singing in the local pubs. All welcome. Meet 7.30pm in St Michael's Kirk hall.

Friday 13 Dec Beer & Carols St Michael's Kirk Hall 7.30pm. Carol singing, Christmas Karaoke, Beer tasting, Pizza, Quiz and much more. Tickets £10 from St Michael's Church Office. See more details for flyer. 

Wednesday 18 December. Blue Christmas Service

7.30pm in St Michael's Parish Church. See More Details