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Congratulations Esme Duncan

The Queen’s Birthday Honours list has recently been published and we were delighted to see that Esme Duncan has been awarded the British Empire Medal. Esme worked for SU Scotland for 15 years before moving up to Caithness to take...

Interview with Head Teacher

In the recent Pray for Schools Scotland update we interviewed a Head Teacher from a primary school in Dunbartonshire. This is what he shared: Can you tell us about your school? The school is a small primary in a 'deprived'...

Response to recent media story

You may be aware of a story in the news surrounding a former Scripture Union Scotland employee pleading guilty to downloading indecent images of children. Our response to this is as follows: Scripture Union Scotland's highest priority is ensuring the...

New Classroom Outdoors website

Our brand new website at www.classroomoutdoors.org.uk has just launched to promote curriculum based activities at our residential centres! Term time and midweek is when school groups tend to visit Alltnacriche and Lendrick Muir, with many schools choosing to return again...

Quick more chairs

Gordon Roy recently shared this exciting story from a primary school in Falkirk: I visited a primary school SU Group just before Easter and the group leaders – Douglas and Elizabeth – were very excited about the previous week’s meeting...

Improving our green credentials

We took a big leap forward at Lendrick Muir this February with the commissioning of our new Biomass Boiler and Building Management System, which will help us better care for the environment, improve our efficiency, and (in the long run)...

Easter Snaps

Take a look at our Easter SU Holidays photo album...

Unlocking the Easter Code

Chocolate eggs and fluffy bunnies may feel like a long time ago, but it's little over a month since we were working alongside churches to run Easter Code programmes for their local schools. In the midst of a busy week,...

LaunchPad gets us off to a flying start

LaunchPad, the 2013 SU Missions training day held in March, was a wonderful day attended by 108 people. Andy Keulemans, Rector of St Peter’s Church in Musselburgh, gave us an inspiring and challenging address based on an overview of Daniel...

Financial update from Andy Bathgate

In a recent e-news and the latest @SU magazine we outlined the considerable financial challenge that SU Scotland faces and its implications for cutbacks, including reducing the number of staff. We are very grateful indeed for the response so far...

Who's volunteering now

There is no end of different ways in which you can volunteer with SU Scotland. Volunteering has been at the heart of the organisation since it started, and still is. Roles such as group leaders and cooks at our holidays...