Residence to be renamed Agnes Forbes Blackadder Hall.
Shortlist goes to student vote.
University of St Andrews’ residences given gold seal of approval
First new blocks named after former Rectors.
Development will provide 500 additional bed spaces.
The University of St Andrews will welcome its biggest ever population of students this year.
A flagship new student residence at the University of St Andrews, the most environmentally friendly in the country, is to be opened officially by the Chancellor Gordon Brown today (Friday 23rd February 2007).
The Chancellor pictured during the opening event today. Credit: Alan Richardson, Pix-AR
CAPTION: Some of the staff pictured during the awards ceremony.
CAPTION: David Russell Apartments, recipient of the Green Tourism Business Scheme's Gold Award.