Tag: kirk

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Happiness is good for the ‘art’

All the entries from schools for this year’s St Conan’s Cup for Art are up on display at the historic kirk in Lochawe and will stay on display until the end of August for visitors to enjoy

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Midge’s embroidery has healing power

Midge Gourlay has just published a commemorative book telling the story behind the making of her two pieces of ecclesiastical stitching that were commissioned as part of Greyfriars Kirk’s 400th anniversary in the heart of Edinburgh.

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St Conan’s lights up

The Friends of St Conan’s wanted to do something else to mark the start of Yuletide in place of the Christmas Tree festival that regularly attracts scores of entries from groups, charities, schools and organisations all vying for first prize.

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James is roaring to return St Conan’s lion

Nowadays James MacMillan’s presence at the historic Lochawe kirk is in an official capacity as one of its chief builders working on a massive restoration project – but that was not always the case.