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New connections for Catholic students

December 8th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A brand new initiative, the new website provides a unique opportunity for Catholic university students all across the UK to find their nearest university chaplaincy, access resources and connect with one another. The team behind the site is made up entirely of Catholic students or graduates from this year at a number of higher education institutions across the UK. “It grew organically from friendships that were made at student events,” Isaac Withers of CSN said. “We kept talking and blue sky thinking about an infrastructure for Catholic students, a place to share experiences, a place where students who just had questions ... continue reading.
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Turnbull High consecrated to the Immaculate Heart of Mary

December 1st, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

It was a day to remember for Turnbull High School last week, marking a monumental moment in the school’s life as it was consecrated to the Immaculate Heart of Mary... continue reading.


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A proud history for Glasgow’s ‘St Francis Primary family’

November 24th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A primary school in one of Scotland’s most deprived areas celebrated its proud 150-year history of welcoming immigrants as it marked the 50th anniversary of its school building last week.... continue reading.


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Bellshill Catholic primary schools could be merged into joint campus

November 17th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A Catholic primary school in Bellshill could become part of a new joint campus with a local non-denominational school, as the council prepares to carry out public consultations... continue reading.


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Schools must make Jesus their central focus, archbishop says

November 10th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Archbishop Leo Cushley of St Andrews & Edinburgh Archdiocese has said that Catholic schools must go beyond RE departments and aim to ‘make Jesus Christ the cornerstone of any contemporary curriculum’... continue reading.


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Notre Dame pupil is one of the world’s best young scientists

November 3rd, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A pupil at Notre Dame High School in Glasgow has beaten thousands of other entries to be shortlisted in a worldwide science competition... continue reading.


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Little saints launch Missio Scotland book

October 27th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Every Catholic child in Scotland is to be given the chance to learn about missionary saints thanks to Missio Scotland... continue reading.


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Polish school celebrates a decade of busy Saturdays

October 20th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The Polish community in Aberdeen are celebrating after the Scottish Parliament congratulated a Saturday school in the city on its 10th anniversary of making Polish language and culture come alive for young people... continue reading.


Pupils’ paintings promote safety at state of the art new primary school

October 13th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Budding young artists at St Joseph’s and St Andrew’s Primaries have been promoting child safety around the construction site of their new school in Bearsden using some fantastic pieces of artwork... continue reading.


Youth group hits jackpot with £10,000 lottery funding

October 6th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Parishioners and families at St Lucy’s in Abronhill were left delighted at last Sunday’s Mass, after it was announced that almost £10,000 was being awarded to help the children of the parish.... continue reading.


VIP Confirmation for young Fife pupil

September 22nd, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A young boy from Fife received a VIP Confirmation after he was invited to recieve the Sacrament at the Archbishop of St Andrews & Edinburgh’s residence.... continue reading.



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