Father Nick Welsh, Administrator

Fr Nick was born in Stirling and studied theology at the University of Edinburgh, before being sent to the Pontifical Scots College, Rome to study for the priesthood where he specialised in the Theology of Marriage and the Family at the Pontifical John Paul II Institute.

Fr Nick returned to Scotland in 2014 to be ordained to the priesthood after which Archbishop Cushley appointed him to serve in the Cathedral and in St Andrew’s, Ravelston.

He has now been appointed Administrator of the parishes of Our Lady & St Andrew, Galashiels; St Cuthbert, Melrose; and Our Lady & St Joseph, Selkirk with effect from 2 June 2018.

Welcome to the Scottish Borders Fr Nick!