Motherwell Diocesan Heritage Commission, formed within the last year by Bishop Toal, is holding its inaugural event in St Augustine’s Parish Hall, Dundyvan Road, Coatbridge, ML5 1DQ, on 28 May, from 11:00 am until 3:30 pm. The programme is as follows:
11:00 – 11:20am Registration
11:20 – 11:30am Welcome
11:30 – 12:45pm Prof. Sir Tom Devine (University of Edinburgh):
Growing up in the Diocese of Motherwell: a historian’s reflections
12:45 – 1:15pm Fr Michael Briody (Diocese of Motherwell)
The Scots College, Spain, 1767–1780: Memoirs of the Translation of the Scotch College from Madrid to Valladolid
1:15 – 2:15pm Lunch
2:15 – 3:15pm Roundtable discussion:
Catholic History and Heritage in Scotland: Future Directions and Community Engagement?
3:15 – 3:30pm Vote of Thanks
Registration for the event is free but essential.
To register, email Darren Tierney at firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone him on 07895 133 832.