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Weddings and the Church of Scotland: Community, Ritual, and the Law, c. 1931 to 1978

This is the text of paper I gave at the Scottish Church History Society conference on 17 March, 2018.

Whatever stance we take on the overall trajectory of secularisation in Scotland, the middle decades of the twentieth century undeniably present a pretty stark rise and fall in popular church connection. 3,087 more words


Surrey Heath award £12,000 to community groups

Surrey Heath Borough Council has announced the distribution of community fund grants,

Local not-for profit groups are to receive more than £12,000 from Surrey Heath Borough Council through its Community Fund Grant Scheme (CFGS).

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Finally a building application for Fremantle that passes my visual beauty test.

The plans for a four-storey mixed-use development at 18-26 Parry Street look pretty cool and different to me. 28 more words

Western Australia

Arufandika joins politics, targets Ward 34 council seat

By Tafadzwa Muranganwa

Former Dynamos striker Nicholas Arufandika says he has joined politics and will be standing for the Harare City Council Ward 34 (Mufakose) seat in the coming general elections. 333 more words


Labour NEC Report - 6 March 2018

The NEC Equalities, Disputes and Organisational Committees met on 6 March 2018 to discuss a range of topics:

Increasing Diversity in local and national government… 688 more words



Andrew Sullivan won the Fremantle South Ward local government by-election and will return to his seat at Fremantle Council.

Sullivan received 50% of the votes and got 856 votes, while the two other candidates also got 50% of the vote; Marija Vujcic 608 and Chris Williams 248. 17 more words

Western Australia

Network Rail has no interest in our traffic issues

Recently the local press published a letter suggesting that South Holland District Council could somehow have required the rail companies to do something other than what they eventually did with the line through Spalding. 349 more words