Ruth Scott

The Revd Ruth Scott, formally a midwife, is now a non-stipendiary minister at St Mary and ST Matthias and St John in Richmond, London and chaplain to the Richmond theatre. She broadcasts regularly on the BBC World Service and Terry Wogan's Pause for Thought. Two of her Lent 2005 talks for BBC Radio 4 were read by Fiona Shaw and Patrick Malahide respectively. Casting Off: Finding Faith for change, her first book, has sold 842 copies since publication in February.