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Holyrood Election 5 May 2016

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Saturday Prayer and Fasting with Fiji

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Last night I spoke at the annual general meeting of the largest union branch in Europe – our Glasgow health branch.

UNISON targets human trafficking in Wales

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Update on Overseas Domestic Workers

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Friday 26 August 2016

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Columban JPIC:

Parish visit to St John the Baptist, Hackney, Archdiocese of Westminster by Fr.

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