THE LIGHTHOUSE in Cupar, Fife, has become the latest Christian bookshop/café to feel the squeeze of the recession and has issued a call to the local community to use it or lose it.
Launched in 1987, the shop celebrates its 23rd anniversary this month and is holding a special Christmas lunch today for those who may not have anyone else to celebrate a Christmas treat with.
Talking about the current financial situation to Fife Today, manager Jane Crockett explained:
The whole ethos of the Lighthouse is about caring and sharing – even if that’s just sharing a table with people you don’t know.
We’re not about making money, we just need enough to keep going.
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