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'Concern' over funeral costs in Scotland

4 September, 2019

A new report calculates that funeral poverty across the UK has risen 12% this year to a "staggering" £147 million and shows no sign of slowing down.

Amazon River

Christian Aid seeks support for people of the Amazon

3 September, 2019

Christian Aid is inviting people to sign a new petition calling on the UK Prime Minister to put the Amazonian people at the heart of any response to the wildfires raging in the rainforest. ...

David Kendall

New Chief Officer appointed to Church of Scotland

2 September, 2019

The Assembly Trustees have appointed their first Chief Officer who will have overall executive responsibility for the Trustees’ employees and budgets, and will take forward the organisational implementation of the ...

Rev Robert Brookes outside Cawdor Parish Church

Rev undertakes epic ride for charity

21 August, 2019

A minister who cycled more than 170 miles around the Presbytery of Inverness for charity has described the experience as "just amazing".Rev Robert Brookes, of Cawdor with Croy & Dalcross, ...

Vartan Gregorian, President of Carnegie Corporation of New York , who helped to support the installation of the window, and Mark Bamburgh of the Scottish Glass Studios, who were responsible for the conservation of the window prior to installation

Stunning Tiffany window dedicated in Dunfermline

12 August, 2019

A window commissioned more than 100 years ago by the Scottish-American industrialist Andrew Carnegie has been dedicated in Dunfermline.The stunning memorial to his family was made by Tiffany Glass in ...