Keith Blackwood

Reverend Keith Blackwood was inducted as minister of Mannofield Parish Church in June 2007 and was immediatelly keen to become the new Chaplain of the 44th. For the previous 10 years he was minister at Bearsden North Church, Glasgow. His early life was spent in Motherwell, Lanarkshire and he obtained a B.D and Diploma of Ministry from Glasgow University. He served two years as Assistant Minister at Alloway Parish Church, Ayr, before being called as minister to Bearsden North Church. He is married to Katrina and together they have three sons – Aaron, Finlay and Angus. All the boys are or have been enthusiastic members of the Company.