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Parishioners give star swimmer great send-off

August 11th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Daniel Scott, a 25-year-old parishioner at St John Ogilvie in Irvine, will compete in this year’s Special Olympics in Sheffield, where he will be supported by family, friends and parishioners. Mr Scott, who has been a keen swimmer from an early age, was given the opportunity to compete this year, much to his own delight and that of his family and community. A well-known personality in St John Ogilvie parish, Mr Scott greets parishioners as they enter the church for the Saturday Vigil Mass each week, and all of them look forward to seeing his big smile. He also regularly helps ... continue reading.

Parishes give boost to Durban orphans

July 21st, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A SCOTTISH priest who is helping provide refuge for orphaned children in South Africa has received a £6,000 boost from two parishes in Rutherglen... continue reading.


Bishop’s Blessing for new Highland primary school

June 30th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

THE official opening of St Columba’s Primary School in Fort William took place last week with Bishop Brian McGee of Argyll and the Isles giving the school a special blessing. ... continue reading.


Headteachers launch new Confirmation resource

May 26th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Deputy heads from across Scotland joined together last week with the aim of developing the higher gifts in young Catholics.... continue reading.


Fundraising can be fun—just ask these proud P7s

May 12th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

YOUNG Catholics at St Francis Xavier’s Primary in Falkirk ensured they will leave behind a legacy of charity work when they head to big school next year.... continue reading.


Millie’s short cut to help cancer sufferers

May 5th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

MILLIE McConnell let her hair down during Lent this year—and then chopped it off, all to help a children’s cancer charity.... continue reading.

Sport pundit’s school SOS

March 31st, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

One of Scotland’s top football pundits has helped save a school trip for fortunate pupils at St Andrew’s High School in Carntyne—by sending out a single Tweet.... continue reading.

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