Skip to content


Search results for: Scottish history

Explore the streets, markets, palaces and churches of 16th century Edinburgh

Virtual time travel opens doors to Edinburgh’s historic past

7 July 2017Public interest stories

Farming in Fife in the 1800s

Local farmer’s diary provides fascinating insight into daily life in the 19th century

13 March 2017Research

Rare 16th century manuscript ‘comes home’ to St Andrews

University acquires ‘Scotland’s first great law book’ owned by Alexander Hume

26 July 2016Research

St Andrews first for research

The University of St Andrews hosts Scotland’s first Researchers’ Night.

22 September 2010University news

Exploring the impact of the Scottish Reformation

Launch of exhibition to mark the 450th anniversary of the Reformation.

21 September 2010University news

Scotland the brave or Scotland the victim?

Leading historians gather in St Andrews for debate on Scottish identity.

5 November 2008Research

University artefacts of ‘national significance’

Three collections recognised by the Scottish Museums Council.

22 January 2008University news

Suicidal tendencies

Asylum, medical and legal records dating back 500 years could provide the first ever comprehensive insight into suicide in Scotland throughout the ages.

15 February 2006Research

Crofting history brought back to life

* Photo caption - Marion MacInnes Morrison and John Morrison *

14 November 2005University news

Researcher unearths iron age skeleton

Archaeologists have discovered a Shetland burial ground dating back over 2,000 years.

1 November 2005Research