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Chris used to be a student in St Andrews and has now been lured back by its charms. Works as social media wizard for Visit St Andrews.

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St Andrew’s Day Celebrations 2017

By: | 04.11.17

Celebrate St Andrew’s Day in St Andrews this year with a fantastic day full of events on Saturday 2nd December 2017 –  there’s no better place than St Andrews to enjoy…

St Andrews Photography Festival

The St Andrews Photography Festival

By: | 29.08.17

1st – 30th September 2017 The full 2017 St Andrews Photography Festival programme is now available to download here. It has been over 175 years since the discovery that changed…

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Hazel’s visit to Playfairs Restaurant

By: | 29.04.17

“I have booked The Playfairs for dinner this weekend” said B sounding extremely smug “The Play What?” I retorted grumpily “Tripadvisor says it is very good” he replied, still smug…

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Comedy Club announced for The Byre Theatre

By: | 10.01.17

  In 1998 Smug Roberts released the novelty anthem Meat Pie, Sausage Roll (Come on England, Gi’s a Goal) as Grandad Roberts. The character and song came from his afternoon…

StAnza poetry

A celebration of poetry in all its forms

By: | 10.01.17

Traditional Scottish singer Sheena Wellington to launch StAnza 2017   The wait is finally over as tickets for this year’s StAnza festival go on sale. With the full programme now…

St Andrew’s Day Celebrations

By: | 17.11.16

St Andrews, Fife 25-30 November 2016 Scotland ’s best and most authentic St Andrew’s Day Celebrations On and around 30th November, there’s no better place than St Andrews to enjoy…

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Enjoy the new menu at The Dolls House

By: | 11.07.16

St Andrews’ favourite, the Dolls House have a fantastic new menu which Ailsa told us all about . . . “We’ve had a lot of pleasure creating our new menu, with…

The unveiling of the Memorial Stone

Memorial for St Andrews Victoria Cross Hero

By: | 25.06.16

One of Scotland’s most remarkable First World War heroes has been commemorated with the unveiling of a memorial paving stone in St Andrews. The inscripted stone is dedicated to Sergeant…

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Help Us Light Up St Andrews Cathedral!

By: | 03.06.16

A major charitable appeal is under way in St Andrews, raising funds for the installation of spectacular architectural lighting at St Andrews Cathedral – one of Scotland’s most iconic structures.…

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Byre in the Botanics

By: | 30.05.16

The Byre Theatre in St Andrews has announced the first ever Byre In The Botanics, a major season of outdoor concerts, dance, opera and theatre at one of Scotland’s hidden gems, the…