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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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6th Sunday Message Father Scott Deeley

Sunday, 9 May 2021

Dear parishioners, Following the Archbishop’s visit to the parish for the Vigil Masses, many of you will now know that Father Chris Heenan has agreed temporarily to withdraw from the parish following a complaint which has yet to be fully... Read more ...

Archbishop Cushley 4th Sunday Easter Letter

Sunday, 25 April 2021

Dear Friends Here is the newsletter for the 4th Sunday of Easter and a letter from Archbishop Cushley. There are still spaces available at the 4p.m Mass this afternoon in St Margaret's, all of the other Masses in St Margaret's are full. ... Read more ...

Bishops Letter 3rd Sunday Easter

Sunday, 18 April 2021

The Bishops of Scotland have sent a letter of communication to read please click here... Read more ...

Father Chris Easter Message

Friday, 2 April 2021

Dear Friends, Here is the newsletter for Easter Sunday. Booking of Mass. When you come to Mass this weekend you will be asked by the passkepper if you wish to attend the following weekend. Please let them know your intentions. This ... Read more ...

Father Chris Ash Wednesday Information and Message

Saturday, 13 February 2021

Dear Friends, please find attached the Newsletter for the 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time. Also attached is an "at home" Liturgy for Ash Wednesday, a short Stations of the Cross and the Booklet for the World Day of Prayer. I will be sending ... Read more ...

Mens Group Lenten Scripture Meetings

Tuesday, 9 February 2021

Lenten Scripture Group Meetings will start on Monday 22nd February at 19:30 and continue for six consecutive Sundays. These meetings are open to all parishioners. These will be virtual meetings held online using Zoom. You can join the ... Read more ...

St Margarets and Holy Name Annual Review Planning 2021

Saturday, 6 February 2021

Dear Friends, attached is the newsletter for this coming Sunday. I have also attached an analysis of the responses to our recent survey. The parish council and I will look at them and see what we can learn and what ideas we can take forwar... Read more ...

Safeguarding Update

Tuesday, 2 February 2021

Safegaurding within the Parish is controlled by our safeguarding officers Marie Glancy( Parish Council Representative) has kindly provided an update on the current profile with regards to how this is controlled both within the parish and th... Read more ...

Lockdown Update Message Father Chris

Friday, 8 January 2021

Dear Friends, Attached is the Newsletter for the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord, the last day of the Christmas Season! The latest restrictions mean that the Christmas decorations in the Church will remain up for a while as our team of he... Read more ...

Suspension Of Public Worship (Effective Immediately)

Tuesday, 5 January 2021

Dear Friends, To help curtail the spread of Covid 19 our Churches are to close for public worship from Friday 8th ( Now changed to effective immediately) at the latest for a period of, at least, 4 weeks. Mass will continue to be Live-strea... Read more ...