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Chamber and committees

  • Submitted by: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party.
  • Date lodged: Friday, 16 December 2022
  • Motion reference: S6M-07274

That the Parliament congratulates the Friends of St John’s Kirk for producing 26 carols for a new CD; notes that the UK’s largest collection of church bells, housed in St John’s Kirk in Perth, were used in the recordings; further notes that the church has 63 bells, including the Ave Maria, which was cast in the early 1300s; acknowledges that carillonneur Dr Ian Cassels played the 26 carols that were recorded for the CD, with proceeds going to the Friends of St John’s Kirk, and wishes them all the best for sales of the CD.

Supported by: Clare Adamson, Jeremy Balfour, Colin Beattie, Miles Briggs, Siobhian Brown, Alexander Burnett, Donald Cameron, Sharon Dowey, Russell Findlay, Meghan Gallacher, Maurice Golden, Pam Gosal, Jamie Greene, Dr. Sandesh Gulhane, Craig Hoy, Liam Kerr, Stephen Kerr, Bill Kidd, Douglas Lumsden, Roz McCall, Stuart McMillan, Marie McNair, Edward Mountain, Douglas Ross, Liz Smith, Alexander Stewart (Registered interest) , Paul Sweeney, David Torrance, Annie Wells, Tess White, Brian Whittle