Christine made her first Across pilgrimage as a helper in May this year but has many years of Lourdes experience. She first visited at the age of 8! She travelled regularly with Paisley youth group and then joined the diocesan hospitality working as a brancardier. Prior to her current role as safeguarding and inclusion manager for Macmillan Cancer support, Christine spent a number of years working for Paisley diocese as Youth Director and safeguarding advisor.