News and events

Rev Dr Richard Frazer

Church responds to second referendum request

13 March, 2017

The Church of Scotland has responded to First Minister Nicola Sturgeon’s announcement she will ask for permission to hold a second referendum on Scottish independence between the autumn of 2018 and the spring of 2019. ...

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.