St Modan’s pupils win Knights’ Prayer Competition

Knights of St Columba, Schools

L-R – Bro. Michael Clark (Youth Officer Council 636): Ray O’Neil (Head Teacher St. Modan’s): Bro. Bill Frickelton (WGK. Council 40): Crista Arthur: Aleena Francis: Bro. Brian Beaton (PGK Province 3)

Two S6 pupils from St Modan’s RC High School, Stirling have won the Knights of St Columba Annual Prayer Competition for 2018/2019 in the senior grade category.

Aleena Francis from Tullibody, and her friend Crista Arthur of Fallin submitted their joint entry as part of a school effort last year via Province 3, St. Andrews & Edinburgh, to the National Knights of St Columba Youth Director for final adjudication among entries from across the UK.

Provincial Grand Knight Bro. Brian Beaton presented the girls with a certificate signed by the Supreme Knight Bro. Bertie Grogan to mark this achievement.

Then the Worthy Grand Knight Bro. Bill Frickelton of Council 40 Stirling handed over £50 cash prize to Crista, with Bro. Michael Clark (Youth Officer Council 636) presented likewise to Aleena