Special Event

450th Anniversary of the Coronation of King James VI

on the 29th July 1567 in the Church of the Holy Rude

Lecture by Dr Steven Reid

Senior Lecturer in Scottish History

University of Glasgow

From Bairn to Bearded Man ,

the political apprenticeship of James VI , 1578 – 1587

This anniversary is on Saturday 29th July 2017

at 7.30pm

celebrated within the Church of the Holy Rude, Stirling.

There are NO tickets - Donations at the door very welcome.

CAR PARKING by kind permission from Historic Environment Scotland on
Stirling Castle Esplanade.

Barrier closes at 10.30 p.m.

The 451st Anniversary will be marked on Sunday 29 July 2018.

Other Events


There will be a quiz night to raise funds for the church on Friday, 31st March at 7 p.m. in the church. All are welcome. If you have been at the previous ones or if you are still to try one, come along and join us for a great social evening. Bring your friends and make up a team or come on your own and join a team there. Tickets cost £10 (£5 for children) and include a light supper provided, as in previous years, by Sara Macmillan. Soft drinks will be provided or bring your own bottle. Tickets may be bought by ‘phoning 01786- 472319 or 01786-472764.

Christmas and Crafts Fayre