On 16th March 2010, the Queen confirmed the State visit of Pope Benedict XVI to Scotland and England from 16th to 19th September 2010.  The Papal Visit is an historic event for Britain and all those involved in Catholic Education. Further details about tread more

Welcome the Pope to Scotland The Bishops of Scotland are keen to provide an opportunity for children and young people to enjoy a unique once-in-a-lifetime experience by being among the first to greet the Holy Father when he is travelling through Edinburgread more

Expressing your interest in participating in Papal Visit events Schools are about to receive letters from SCES, requesting expressions of interest in having pupils participating in some of the events taking place during the Papal Visit.  Some details of read more

Important update on Papal Mass in Bellahouston Park, Glasgow A number of factors which are now coming to light are likely to have a significant effect on decisions to bring school groups to the Mass in Bellaouston Park. The number of invitations availableread more