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Here you'll find the current Parish Newsletter and previous editions. Use them to keep up-to-date with all the latest news and events in St. Margaret's Parish and the wider community. This page is updated each Saturday/Sunday.

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Car Parking in Church grounds

Tuesday, 17 April 2018

When parking in the Church car park, please park within the marked bays only. Double yellow lines, yellow hatching and bollards are there for health and safety reasons. Parking on or near them will obstruct the access of emergency vehi... Read more ...

Gift Aid Envelopes

Monday, 9 April 2018

For those Parishioners who already Gift Aid their donations to the Parish, Gift Aid envelopes are now available in the porch and should be used from the weekend 7th / 8th April 2018. If you are a tax-payer but don't yet use the Gift Aid sc... Read more ...

SCIAF Wee Box Appeal 2018

Saturday, 31 March 2018

Please rememeber to return your SCIAF Wee boxes to the Church on Easter Sunday (or as soon as possible thereafter) so that they can be forwarded to SCIAF. This year's WEE BOX appeal has already received a huge boost with news that the UK g... Read more ...

St. Margaret's National Pilgrimage 2018

Monday, 26 February 2018

The 4th St. Margaret's National Pilgrimage will take place on Sunday, 3rd June 2018. As in previous years, religious and historical sites within Dunfermline will be available to visit from 11am, (with the exception of Dunfermline Abbey, due... Read more ...

Archbishop's Pastoral Letter following Cluster Meetings

Sunday, 25 February 2018

Archbishop Leo Cushley has dropped draft proposals to close a significant number of churches across the Archdiocese of St Andrews & Edinburgh, following a two-year consultation with the people of the Archdiocese which included nearly 12... Read more ...

One World Group Update

Friday, 26 January 2018

At their most recent meeting the One World Group confirmed their sponsorship of Geveh Fahncee Primary School in Liberia through Mary’s Meals school feeding programme. The school roll is 120 pupils (68 boys, 52 girls) as at 2017. The avera... Read more ...

Car Park Barrier

Sunday, 14 January 2018

The Car Park barrier has now been in use for a year, and for those parishioners who applied to have access to the car park outwith times of services we hope you have found it useful, and have not experienced too many problems in making use ... Read more ...

Parish Donations

Sunday, 26 November 2017

The Parish has recently made the following donations: £250 to Dunfermline Food Bank; £200 to the Caritas Students from St Columba’s HS who are participating in the “Sleep in the Park” event to help end homelessness in Scotland. If... Read more ...

Church Opening

Sunday, 19 November 2017

From the start of Advent, and throughout the winter months, St. Margaret's Church will be open during the day from 10am (for morning Mass) until 5pm for visits and private prayer. The CCTV camera system around the Church has been enhanced t... Read more ...

Gift Aid Claim

Sunday, 24 September 2017

The Parish has recently received from HMRC £18,280.12 in respect of the Gift Aid Claim for 2016/17 (slightly down from £18,922.10 in 2016). Many thanks go to all Parishioners who Gift Aid their donations and help to realise this income. ... Read more ...