THANKS to support from the Scottish Professional Football League Trust, via Cowdenbeath FC, over 40 senior citizens are to have a special festive night on the run up to Christmas.

The Trust runs a special 'festive friends' scheme which helps fund places at Christmas events for senior citizens

The Rotary Club is holding a special night in December at Wee Jimmies, in Cowdenbeath where the veterans will have festive fayre and entertainment.

Rotary Club president Yolanda Hilton said: "This is magnificent support from the SPL and SPFL Trust which will help us entertain even more senior citizens than normal. We thank them and Cowdenbeath FC."