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Quantum of Solas 27 - Election/Trams/Sex and the Church/Gay rewriting of History/St Andrews Uni/Refugee crisis

Quantum of Solas 27 – the one with Election PFI | Edinburgh trams | Question of Faith: Sex and the Church | Larry Kramer’s gay history | Totnes rainbow crossing | St Andrews university challenge | Refugee crisis in the Med. 13 more words


St Andrews Walking Tour

The small town of St Andrews is located on the North East Fife coastline and is the last place I lived in Scotland, before moving to Canada in 1980. 1,063 more words


Royal & Ancient

The Lure of St Andrew’s University for American Students

The Caledonian Sleeper rolled into Edinburgh at about 6:30 AM. A biting cold February wind greeted me as I disembarked from the train and made my through Waverly Station. 1,915 more words

To: N. T. Wright

Dear Professor Wright,

I had great plans when I set out to write this particular fan-letter, with lofty goals upon which I’ll expound shortly, below, but which would perhaps have culminated in the offer of a scholarship to your esteemed university.   1,149 more words

Dear Celebrity Series

Reading the Collections, Week 1: J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan and Wendy (London, 1940)

My first encounter with J M Barrie’s Peter Pan, ‘the boy who couldn’t grow up’ was through the Disney film, which chronicles the adventures of a cheery Peter Pan leading Wendy, Michael and John Darling on the adventure of a lifetime from London to Neverland and back home again.  568 more words

Rare Book Collection

My Writing Year - 2014

Due to circumstances beyond my control (genuinely and very frustratingly) I found myself unable to continue with the sequel to Turn of the Tide in the first half of 2014. 1,794 more words

JANUARY 3: A hero, a voyager

ABOVE: The John Honey Award is the most prestigious award given out by the Students’ Association at St. Andrew’s University.

ON THIS DATE in 1800, nineteen-year-old… 138 more words