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A Lourdes pilgrimage to remember

June 2nd, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

THREE kind-hearted pupils at St Andrew’s and St Bride’s High School, East Kilbride, took a group of children to Lourdes with the Handicapped Children’s Pilgrimage Trust (HCPT). S6 pupils Nicole Lennox, Caitlin Johnstone and Antonia Milligan accompanied by English teacher Jacqueline Nelson, took part in the annual Easter pilgrimage to Lourdes with the Trust, which takes children and adults with disabilities on the trip of a lifetime to the popular Marian shrine. The three set off with the newly established HCPT Group 76 as young adult helpers, along with two pupils from first and second year who acted as ambassadors for ... 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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