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University tackles single-use plastics

More than 40,000 plastic bottles will be removed from circulation annually from the local community thanks to a new green bottling scheme.

18 July 2019Local community

Curious Shoes and living with dementia

Principal Professor Sally Mapstone introduced a special performance at the Byre of Curious Shoes, a play for people living with dementia.

26 June 2019Local community

The sopranos

Singers became green energy sopranos today when members of the University opera company rehearsed in the unique setting of a biomass plant.

11 June 2019Local community

Opera in the Outer Hebrides

Tales of mystery and the sea are being brought to Benbecula in operatic form by the University of St Andrews this month.

3 June 2019Local community

St Andrews hosts pioneering ethics debates

Students from schools across the country will take part in the annual ethics debating tournament at the University.

30 May 2019Local community

New Director at the Byre Theatre

The University of St Andrews has appointed Jessica Richards and Kally Lloyd-Jones as Director of the Byre Theatre.

7 May 2019Local community

A Night at the Opera in St Andrews

Two University graduates sing some of the best loved songs from opera and musicals in the atmospheric venue of St Salvator’s Chapel.

3 May 2019Local community

Sun shines on St Andrews Pride

Hundreds of people from across the rainbow in St Andrews and beyond basked in the sunshine as Fife's longest running Pride event took place.

22 April 2019Local community

Art exhibition focuses on mystery of Easter

A multi-format art exhibition, exploring the journey towards Easter in Christianity, has been organised by the University for Holy Week.

12 April 2019Local community

Celebrating creativity and colour – On The Rocks

Scotland’s largest student-run arts festival, On The Rocks, returns this week with over 50 events at the University of St Andrews.

2 April 2019Local community