The First Minister will evoke Jimmy Reid s world-famous rectorial
address delivered in the same venue in 1972 by highlighting that the lack of consultation on the changes could breed alienation by ensuring that people have no say in shaping their own destinies.
He was vicar of Llanafan from 1964 to 1967 before serving in Aberystwyth from 1967 to 1973 as chaplain to Anglican students at the University College of Wales, Aberystwyth and team vicar in the Rectorial
Thomas's father, Richard, who preceded him as rector, built himself a little summerhouse at the bottom of the rectorial
garden to get away from his family.
Third University Solution: Giving Greater Weight to the Faculty of Arts within the Rectorial
The liability is on some property owners of once rectorial
land where a responsibility exists in perpetuity to fund repairs to the chancel.
Mr Salmond described the rectorial
address as the finest Scottish political speech he has ever read and said it would be made available to every school in Scotland to inspire a new generation.
I loved his televison and radio work, his Glasgow University rectorial
address and especially his platform oratory.
Other appointments made by the bishop include Reverend Nia Catrin Williams as area Dean for the Deanery of Ogwen, Reverend John Martin Riley as area Dean for the Deanery of Cyffylliog and Mawddwy, and Jane Rome Bailey as team vicar in the Rectorial
Benefice of Holyhead.
It was also in the Forest Bar one night during the rectorial
campaign that I got talking with Bill Campbell, who now runs Mainstream Publishing.