Archive: March, 2014

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St Andrews welcomes Hotel du Vin

By: | 31.03.14

Since the opening of its first hotel in Winchester, Hotel du Vin created and defined the boutique experience in the UK. Now, 20 years later, the group once again proves…


R&A could approve women members

By: | 27.03.14

Women could be allowed to join St Andrews after being excluded from the golf club for roughly 260 years. Management have sent letters to 2,400 members urging them to support…


Behind the statue of Hamish

By: | 20.03.14

Here, St Andrews in Focus editor Flora Selwyn talks about her love of Hamish and what inspired her to have him immortalised for St Andrews. It’s funny how ideas come out…


Afternoon Tea at the Old Course Hotel

By: | 17.03.14

Last weekend I was lucky enough to be treated to a very special experience- Afternoon Tea at the Old Course Hotel.  One of my best friends Sophie was turning 21…


Perfect St Andrews Golf Trip – Where to Play

By: | 10.03.14

The perfect first golf trip to Scotland uses St Andrews as a base of operations. Settle down into one of the many lodging options in town and make day trips…

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Scotland’s secret bunker reopens after refurbishment

By: | 08.03.14

The Cold War nuclear command centre has re-opened its three tonne blast-proof doors after an extensive restoration programme was undertaken during its Winter closure. The refurbishment programme coincides with the Secret Bunker’s…