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Stirling ranked UK's 6th worst university city for affordability

Stirling has been ranked 30th out of 35 university cities for affordability, in a study from the Royal Bank of Scotland.

The study found that Cardiff was the most affordable university city in the country, while Aberdeen took the top spot among Scottish universities, coming second overall. 285 more words


An easy journey made difficult

You would think that a journey of 41 miles by road in Scotland’s densely populated central belt, which should take no more than 55 minutes in a car, would be just as easy by public transport. 473 more words


Hairy Coos and Glasgow

So today was kind of a travel day… we left our fabulous castle kind of late and headed to Glasgow, the largest city in Scotland. … 189 more words

The View From Wallace Monument

The View From Wallace Monument

A while ago I was photographing a wedding in Stirling so I took the opportunity to see the view from… 269 more words

All the races...

It’s been a slow and steady(ish) process getting back into running this year, with the ‘Daring to Tri’ challenge thrown in too. My first proper run back after baby was the Buscot 5km at the beginning of July 2016… I still don’t credit baby-brain as a ‘thing’ but I’ve realised that I can’t remember or find my time although it was somewhere in the upper 30mins, I think… maybe… 420 more words

Things I've Done

Exploring Stirling Castle - Edinburgh Day 7

After a week in Scotland, we left Edinburgh for the day to head over to Stirling and visit the astounding Stirling Castle. About an hour’s train ride away, it was nice to relax on the train and watch the Scottish countryside go by while we were brought to our next destination of adventure. 445 more words


Bittersweet Memories

…continued from Breakfast with Bruce

Stirling.  I had first come to this village in Scotland when I was twenty-five years old.  I was wide-eyed with wonder on my first European adventure and had made my way north via train from London.  574 more words