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Marcus Dean and Deirdre McDowell

Paisley Thread Mill Museum hosts Holocaust heroine's niece

12 April, 2017

Marcus Dean, chair of the Paisley Thread Mill Museum, was astonished to find that Scots Holocaust heroine Jane Haining, who briefly worked at the Paisley thread factory, once lived and studied in his Edinburgh home. ...

Actor Duncan Rennie as Jesus.

Ground-breaking Passion Plays this Easter

11 April, 2017

This Holy Week as people across Scotland celebrate Easter with everything from children's egg hunts to special church services, churches in Hamilton and Edinburgh will be taking the Easter message into their community with ground-breaking ...

Graeme Johnston

Investing in young people achieves results in Arran

7 April, 2017

Two staff members at Church-supported Arran Youth Foundations have been named full-time and part-time Youth Worker of the Year at an awards ceremony for Youthlink, the national agency for youth work.