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Martin Fair

How Rev Martin Fair lost two cars in one day

6 March, 2017

Rev Martin Fair of St Andrew's Parish Church in Arbroath was in the news this weekend after his car was stolen from the manse driveway. The story the papers told, however was far less dramatic ...

Iona Abbey

The Iona Community chooses a new leader

3 March, 2017

A lay person will lead the Iona Community for the first time from this summer, following the election of Dr Michael Marten to the role, Life and Work reports.

Souad from Syria

Unaccompanied refugee children must be welcomed

1 March, 2017

The Church of Scotland has welcomed a commitment from the Scottish Government that it will continue to do all it can to ensure the safety and integration of unaccompanied children.

George Whyte stairs

Church selects Principal Clerk Designate

1 March, 2017

The Church of Scotland is pleased to announce the selection of the Principal Clerk Designate following a recruitment process which was completed earlier this week.

Lin Macmillan

Cautious welcome for BHS pension payout deal

1 March, 2017

A Church official who launched a David versus Goliath style campaign to try and fill a black hole in a failed retailer’s pensions fund has cautiously welcomed a settlement.