The Scottish GENES blog has now ceased publication - for continuing Scottish news please refer to its sister blog, British GENES, at http://britishgenes.blogspot.com. The Scottish GENES posts will remain online as an archive of Scottish genealogical news from 2007-2011. Alba - agus Scottish GENES - gu bràth!
There's coverage of the First Minister's visit to the ScotlandsPeople Centre last week to launch the Roman Catholic records collection at www.youtube.com/watch?v=UAPLWxXLZZk. Also featured is Cardinal Keith O’ Brien, head of the Scottish Catholic Church, and George MacKenzie, Keeper of the Records of Scotland.