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More than 5% of Britons have had Covid-19

Between five and six per cent of Britain’s population had been infected with Covid-19 by the last third of April, according to a new study.

25 May 2020Covid-19

St Andrews appeal reaches half a million after worldwide response

An appeal launched to help students, research and the town affected by the Covid-19 crisis has raised more than half a million pounds.

22 May 2020Covid-19

Duck sake

Two St Andrews students turned animal rescuers last week after a David Russell Apartments (DRA) duck got its beak stuck in a Schweppes can.

22 May 2020Local community

St Andrews students beat the profiteers with cost price face masks

Two St Andrews students have set up an operation to provide the public with face masks at zero mark up to eliminate predatory price-gouging.

21 May 2020Covid-19

Athena SWAN Award for School

The University is proud to announce the School of Philosophical, Anthropological and Film Studies has achieved an Athena SWAN Bronze Award.

19 May 2020Awards

St Andrews academic recognised with award

A St Andrews academic has received a prestigious award for her work with marginalised and indigenous people in South America and South Asia.

18 May 2020Awards

The coronavirus spreads in close quarters

How do you catch or spread the coronavirus?

15 May 2020Covid-19

Fighting TB with light and sound

A UK-wide research team has developed an innovative way to monitor the reaction of living bacteria to antibiotics using lasers and sound.

14 May 2020Research

European prize for St Andrews mathematician

Professor Eric Priest has been awarded the Senior Prize of the European Solar Physics Division of the European Physical Society.

12 May 2020Awards

Public concern about smartphone location tracking to combat Covid-19

Public concern over the use of SLT could jeopardise governments’ efforts to slow the spread of Covid-19 using surveillance technologies.

12 May 2020Covid-19