Newsletter

Our printed Newsletter is produced 2 – 3 times a year. Click on the links below to read or download recent editions. If you would like to receive the Newsletter either as a printed publication or electronically, please just contact us.

Please note, that due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we were not able to produce and distribute new editions of the newsletter for 18 months. During this time, we developed an e-newsletter (circulated by email) which is continuing. You can keep up with our news, and that of our partners, by subscribing to our email news.

Autumn 2021 Newsletter

We’re back! With lots of news about our partners in China, an update from SCEN (the Scotland China Education Network) and a historical feature about the founding of the medical college and hospital in Shenyang.

Spring/Summer 2020 Newsletter

Read an update from our Chinese partners as they struggle with the outbreak of Covid-19; find out about a deaf church congregation in Shendong; learn more about the work of the Scotland China Education Network (SCEN); read a feature about the visit of our partners  from the Caritas Social Service Centre (CSSC) in Liaoning Diocese.

Winter 2019/2020 Newsletter

Features a report in words and pictures by Mairi Houldsworth about the further specialist dementia training she delivered in Nanjing and Shenyang in November 2019; How is Christmas celebrated in Chinese churches? Mark McLeister, Lecturer in Chinese Studies at Edinburgh University, tells us! The Newsletter also has news updates from our partners.

Summer 2019 Newsletter

Find out about the SCCG’s support of Dementia Care training in Nanjing; we have updates about partner visits to Scotland; we look back at our recent Plenary session in Edinburgh and on our contribution to the ‘Scots in China’ TV programme; and we celebrate our KiltWalk walkers!

Winter 2018/19 Newsletter

Updates from our partners in China and news about the projects we are involved in and support. Read about a new fundraising opportunity  – Kilt Walk 2019! This is raising money for the ‘Little Sunflowers Project’ in Liaoning Province in China which needs funding for a team of three staff to work with children with leukaemia and their families.  

Summer 2018 Newsletter Find out more about GP and Spiritual Care training at Shengjing Hospital; read about our involvement in the development in China of dementia awareness and palliative care; and hear about the documentary for BBC Scotland, ‘Scots in China’, filmed in June and which will feature our work.