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Duddingston Kirk, Edinburgh



Sunday Services at 10 am and 11.30 am

Groups and Organisations

The following list will give you an idea of some of the activities at Duddingston.

You do not need to be a member of the congregation to join one and you will be made welcome.

All groups meet in the Church Hall, unless otherwise stated.

For further information Contact Us.



Youth Groups

Sunday Club

Crèche and Seekers (Pre-school)

Explorers (P1–P3)

Adventurers (P4–P6)

Voyagers (P7 upwards)

All sections of the Sunday Club meet in the church at 10 am before going into their groups at about 10.30 am


Toddlers

Wednesdays during school term time, 9.15 to 11.30 am

For babies and children up to the age of three with their parents, grandparents or carers.

Cost: limited to £1 per family, per week – including drinks, healthy snacks and biscuits.

Toys, books, trikes, larger equipment to climb on and music time.
No need to book- just come along. See our Facebook page for more information.


Boys' Brigade

Anchor Boys (Primary 2–3) Thursday, 5.45 pm

Junior Section (Primary 4–6) Friday, 6 pm

Company Section (Primary 7+) Friday, 7.30 pm


Guide Movement

Rainbows (Primary 1–2) Monday, 6 pm

Brownies (Primary 3–5) Wednesday, 6.30 pm

Guides (Primary 6+) Monday, 7.15 pm



Groups for Adults

Art Group  

A mixed group for all ages and abilities. Fridays from 9.30 am to 12 noon.


Christian Aid Group

Duddingston Kirk has a very active Christian Aid Group which organises many events, including Sponsored Walk (May), Give A Day’s Pay (St Andrew’s Day) and an Annual Film Night.


Garden Club

Second Tuesday of the month from October to May at 7.15 pm.
Annual Plant Sale and Autumn Show


In Stitches

Craft group meets on Mondays at 6.30 pm


Scottish Country Dance Club

Thursdays at 8 pm  


Seniors’ Lunch Club

Thursdays from  about 11.30 am (except July). Transport can be provided.

In 2015 the Lunch Club Volunteers received the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

(the equivalent of an MBE for an individual).   


Third-Tuesday Group

Fellowship group with varied programme for over 18s.

Usually meets on the third Tuesday of the month from 7 to 9 pm.


Walking Group

Monthly Sunday walks in a variety of venues.