People of Scotland's Churches Scheme

Princess Royal

Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal with Dr Brian Fraser and Mr A Stewart Brown


SCS was founded in 1994 to serve churches of all denominations in Scotland.

It is governed by its Trustees, guided by an Advisory Council, informed by local representatives throughout Scotland, and served by a full-time Director.


Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal

Mr Robin Blair

Dr Brian Fraser


Mr A Stewart Brown*

The Most Rev Mario Conti, Roman Catholic Archbishop of Glasgow

Sir Tom Farmer

Angus Farquharson of Finzean

Lady Gill*

Mr John Graham

Mr Riddell Graham

Professor John R Hume

Mr John S Hunter

Mr John Laurie, Honorary Treasurer

The Very Rev Dr John McIndoe

The Rt Rev. Brian A Smith

Lord Wilson of Tillyorn

Advisory Council

Ms Victoria Collison-Owen, The Scottish Redundant Churches Trust

Mrs Ann Davis

Mr John Gerrard

Mr Stuart Beattie, Scottish Churches Architectural Heritage Trust

Mrs Shelagh Townsend Rose, Church Recorders Scotland

Mr Paddy Scott, Scotland's Gardens Scheme

Dr Donald Smith, The Scottish Storytelling Centre*

Rev Canon Fred Tomlinson*

*Member of the Executive Committee

Local Representatives

Mrs Elizabeth Beaton, Moray

Mrs Jane Boyd, Glasgow

Mrs Mary Canavan, Glasgow

The Rev David Cooper, Shetland

Mr and Mrs Robert Cormack, Orkney

Dr Andrew Dawson, Angus/Dundee

Ms Esme Duncan, North Highland

Mr Michael Dunlop, Dumfries & Galloway

Miss Joan Fish, South & East Ayrshire

Lady Marion Fraser, East Lothian

Mr John Gair, Dunbartonshire

Mr Sandy Gilchrist, Tweedale/Clydesdale

Mrs Deirdre Howie, Edinburgh/Midlothian

The Rev. Willis Jones, Central Highland

Mrs Nancy Johnston, Perthshire

The Rev Willis A Jones, Central Highlands

The Rev Alan Lamb, West Highlands

The Rev. Bill Longmuir, South & East Borders

Fr Michael McDonald, Western Isles

The Rev. James MacFarlane, Argyll & Bute

Mr Norman MacGilvray, North Ayrshire

Mr Norman G Marr, Aberdeenshire

Mr Ian Milne, Inverclyde

Mrs Ann Moohan, Renfrewshire

Mrs Roma Roy, Fife

Mrs Mary Reid, North & West Borders

Mr Louis Stott, Stirlingshire

Mr Andrew Thackrey, Edinburgh

Mr Robert Tait, West Lothian / Falkirk


Ms Rosemary Mann



Dianne Stein and Lucy Liston, Dianne Stein Fund Raising