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Work Place Chaplaincy Scotland Blog

Autumn wellbeing seminars

  Save the date! Here's an early note about our next series of free lunchtime Workplace Wellbeing Seminars in conjunction with Edinburgh Park, Edinburgh, Management:   The seminars will take place at the Edinburgh Park Management Suit, ...
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Tanzanian students get connected

Press release A GLASGOW-based charity and a global customer service provider are working together to help students in Tanzania get connected to the internet. And as a ‘thank you’ for years of support for young people’s education in the country, Wo...
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Flying lesson

East of Scotland Regional Organiser Chic Lidstone (pictured) is in holiday mode this week and in his latest Workplace Word he shares some tips for the journey! It's holiday time and many of us will be flying off somewhere nice. For an enjoyable fligh...
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Remembering them

Dundee-born Geoff Findlay loves being chaplain in the city where he is well known. So he was delighted to attend the official unveiling of a very special war memorial in the city as this story (below) reproduced here with permission from the Dundee C...
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How people see us

We truly value the relationships we have with all the people we work with. If you would like to find out what they think of our organisation and our chaplains, then you can view their comments in the 'About Us' section of this website by clicking on ...
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Retail decline slows down

Retail sales in Scotland rose slightly last month after a disappointing April according to the latest figures. WPCS Trustee and Director of the Scottish Retail Consortium David Lonsdale (pictured) said: "These figures are a welcome improvement on Apr...
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Edinburgh milestone

Yesterday (Sunday, June 12) proved to be a landmark day for our Edinburgh chaplaincy team.Chaplains Barbara Graham and Anne Gray were commissioned at St John’s, Princes St, the Episcopal Church to which they both belong.Rector, Markus Duenzkofer, pre...
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'Volunteers are our lifeblood'

Continuing our Volunteers' Week theme this message from our CEO Rev Iain McFadzean (pictured) says it all: "Volunteers are the lifeblood of WPCS. It is the quality, commitment and faith of our volunteers, expressed in their sacrificial serv...
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College course in Chaplaincy

  An exciting new development in Christian service is being offered to students at Scottish Baptist College in Glasgow, thanks to a collaborative project with Work Place Chaplaincy Scotland (WPCS).   For the first time in Scotland, it will ...
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Retail sales 'slipped again'

Clothing and footwear sales in Scotland posted their weakest performance for eight years in April. The news was revealed by WPCS Trustee and Director of the Scottish Retail Consortium David Lonsdale when he commented on the British Retail Consor...
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