The new Rector of the University of St Andrews, journalist, author and broadcaster Sir Clement Freud, will be officially installed next month.
The event, which is open to members of the public, will take place at 3pm on Friday 21 February 2003 in Younger Hall, North Street, St Andrews.
Sir Clement will be installed by Chancellor of the University Sir Kenneth Dover.
In addition to the traditional rectorial address, welcoming addresses will be given by President of the Students Association Rory O’Hare; Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University Dr Brian Lang; and Senior Governor of the University Court William Berry.
Further information available from Joyce Scott on 01334 462110.
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