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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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Church closes to Public

Monday, 23 March 2020

Dear Friends, in the light of what other Scottish diocese are doing and other Church communities, I have taken the painful decision to close St Margaret's tp public access for the time being. I know that this will be very hard for many pe... Read more ...

St Margarets Parish Funding Assistance

Saturday, 21 March 2020

Dear Parishioners, This current situation is affecting so many people . The loss of income from our weekly Offertory Collection will be substantial , as we have major bills for building works at St. Margaret's.. I appeal to your continued ... Read more ...

No Mass Helpful Hints and Tips

Friday, 20 March 2020

As has recently been announced there will be no public masses for the foresseable future. To assist with religious well being and continuing your profession of faith please read the attached document which lays out what can be done from hom... Read more ...

Finance Committee St Margarets Parish March 2020

Monday, 9 March 2020

Finance Committee Briefing Notes – 7th/8th March 2020 Fr CHRIS HAS RECENTLY FORMED A FINANCE COMMITTEE WITH MEMBERS REPRESENTING BOTH HOLY NAME AND ST MARGARETS. To View more detailed documents click here THE PURPOSES OF HAVING A FIN... Read more ...

Fabric Committee Newsletter Update

Wednesday, 1 May 2019

Please find the latest news on the Legacy Project works, some completed, others planned which will enhance and preserve the church building and surrounding area. To read the newsletter click here.... Read more ...

Captain Seath Memorial Fund Golf Day

Monday, 15 April 2019

We are delighted to announce that our... Read more ...

Safeguarding Audit

Tuesday, 26 February 2019

In 2016 the Bishops of Scotland established an Independent Review Group (IRG) as an autonomous body, separate from the Church, to review safeguarding standards and carry out regular independent audits. As part of this review process, the Bi... Read more ...

Archdiocesan E-News Updates

Sunday, 27 January 2019

The Archdiocese of St Andrews & Edinburgh has launched a brand new news service – the e-news update. To sign up, just click on the link below and scroll down the page where you can subscribe to the e-news update https://archedinburgh.... Read more ...

Car Park Barrier

Saturday, 5 January 2019

The Car Park barrier has now been in use for two years, 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 u... Read more ...

Merger of Parishes - Parish Councils

Wednesday, 24 October 2018

Following on from the decree issued by Archbishop Leo Cushley the Churches of Holy Name and St. Margaret's have now started the process of working together as one parish titled St. Margaret's, with two Church communities of the Holy Name, O... Read more ...