Scottish Catholic Media Office


The SCMO provides a service to the press and media, offering them information and guidance on the activities of the Church in Scotland.


The Office is responsible to the Bishops Conference of Scotland  through its National Communications Commission, whose President is Archbishop Philip Tartaglia.



First lay woman appointed Chancellor

By SCMO in News Releases, Blogging | 3 days ago

The Diocese of Galloway has appointed the first lay woman Chancellor. Ann Tierney will take up her post on Friday 1 July.   Commenting on the appointment, Bishop Bill Nolan of Galloway said:   “I am delighted that Ann Tierney has agreed to accept this post. She has been the PA to my two predecessors, Bishop Taylor and Bishop Cun...

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