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St Andrew's Day celebrations 2014

St Andrews will celebrate St Andrew’s Day in style

By: | 27.10.16

St Andrews is once again gearing up to celebrate Scotland’s patron saint’s day, with a bumper programme of events being staged on and around St Andrew’s Day. This will be…

St Andrew's Day celebrations 2014, St Andrews, Fife. Picture by Jane Barlow.
30 November 2014.

2015 St Andrew’s Day Celebrations set to be largest yet

By: | 09.10.15

St Andrews is once again gearing up to celebrate Scotland’s patron saint’s day with a four-day weekend of festivities next month – and this year’s events look set to be…

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Wild at Art – learn to paint near St Andrews

By: | 01.06.15

Wild at Art is an award-winning local company which combines painting in stunning Scottish locations with excellent art tutors. Its packages combine the best in art and craft tutoring, unique…


Electric Car Club launches in St Andrews

By: | 01.04.15

Scotland’s first-ever electric car club launches in St Andrews on Tuesday 14 April! Thanks to the support of the University of St. Andrews and Transport Scotland, St. Andrews now has…


A heart-warming new menu at Hotel du Vin

By: | 16.01.15

A HEART-WARMING NEW MENU PRIX FIXE FROM HOTEL DU VIN ST ANDREWS With dark winter evenings and a chill in the air, Hotel du Vin St Andrews has launched a new…

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A GIANT of a Panto at the Byre Theatre

By: | 14.12.14

Jack and the Beanstalk – a GIANT of a pantomime at the Byre Theatre! From now until 3rd January 2015, the Byre Theatre’s main stage will be transformed into the magical…

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TREAT – Christmas shopping with a difference!

By: | 12.12.14

CHRISTMAS CRAFT + COFFEE CRAWL TO TAKE OVER TOWN OF ST. ANDREWS Fife Contemporary Art & Craft have created a Christmas Market with a difference this year. The ‘Treat Christmas…

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St Andrews Golfers Conquer the World!

By: | 02.12.14

The first-ever ‘St Andrews v Rest of the World’ Golf Match, staged as part of the town’s St Andrew’s Day Celebrations, was held over the New Course on Sunday 30…


Eddi Reader headlines St Andrew’s Day Celebrations

By: | 30.11.14

St Andrews is the perfect place to spend St Andrew’s Day! This year, a whole afternoon of open-air events will take place today along a 250-metre stretch of South Street,…

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Potential stars of the future on St Andrew’s Day

By: | 25.11.14

An unusual cavalcade of madcap characters and costumes will be taking to the streets to help St Andrews celebrate its patron saint’s Day in style this year. The acclaimed Conflux…