Dunkeld Youth join national pilgrims at Whithorn

Press release, Youth

(L-R) Frankie McGuire (Diocesan Youth Officer) led the group of young pilgrims who represented Dunkeld and Glasgow: Monika Domagalska (Our Lady of Sorrows Dundee), Lauren Quinn (Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Auchterarder), Lily Smith, St Pius X Dundee, Wiktoria Chorostkowska (St Paul’s HS, Glasgow), Joseph Taylor (St John the Baptist, Perth) and Lucie Kelly (SS Peter & Paul, Dundee). More …

Working in Tanzania with a De La Salle Project


During the month of July, I spent an amazing five weeks in an East African Country, Tanzania in a town called Hagafilo, near Njombe. With the eleven amazing individuals from all around the UK, we quickly became a family and together, a part of the Lasallian Developing World Project. LDWP is a charity which sends groups of young people to …

Holy Doors Challenge

Press releases, Youth

11 Students at the School of Education at the University of Glasgow recently took time away from their exam preparation to heed Pope Francis’ call to undertake a pilgrimage to a Holy Door. Not content with one door, they visited all 8 Scottish cathedral Holy Doors in under 24 hours, on Friday 16th and Saturday 17th April. Accompanied by staff …

Advent Youth Rally

Press releases, Youth

Fr Jim Walls and the parishioners of Our Lady of Sorrows, Fintry, Dundee, welcome young people from across Dunkeld gathered for an Advent Youth Rally – as part of their preparations for next summer’s World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland.

WYD – First Meeting


Frankie McGuire (Youth Officer) invites all who are planning to attend next summer’s World Youth Day to ‘First World Youth Day Group Meeting’. Saturday, 21st November 2015 at 10am – 6pm St Ninian’s Institute and Pastoral Centre, 24-28 Lawside Rd, Dundee, DD3 6XY For more details, follow the link below: http ://groupspaces . com/DYS/item/1020762

World Youth Day 2016

Press releases, Youth

World Youth Day Krakow, Poland 25th – 31st July 2016 What is it? WYD is a celebration of Catholic youth, who gather from all over the world at the invitation of the Pope. WYD is open to all young people who want to take part in a festive encounter with other young Catholics centred on Jesus Christ. This event is …