Events to enjoy in St Andrews before the close of the year

6th November 2016

It’s crazy to think that 2016 is almost coming to a close – another year gone! But, don’t let the final months pass you by, as there are plenty of great events going on in St Andrews throughout November and December. Of course, there are a whole host of festive events, but there are plenty…

Upcoming events in St Andrews

3rd October 2016

As the nights get darker, and the weather gets colder, we’re coming to accept that summer is over for another year. But, there is no need to be gloomy, as there is plenty going on in St Andrews over the coming months to keep you busy. Below, we take a look at some of the…

Beat the September Blues with a trip to the market

22nd August 2016

The dawn of September means that the kids are back to school and the summer is all but officially over. You may find yourself feeling a little down in the dumps, so if you are looking for a way to cheer yourself up then why not take a trip to the St Andrews Fife Farmers…

Summer fun in St Andrews for kids

29th July 2016

The summer holidays; a time when many parents hold their heads in their hands and worry about how they will entertain their little tikes for 6 weeks. If you are looking for ways to keep them entertained (as well as keep your sanity) then why not take a look at all the fantabulous things that…

An A-Z of Reasons to Visit St. Andrews

9th June 2016

In this fun guide we provide an A-Z of reasons why a visit to St. Andrews is a great idea! A – Architecture  The town of St Andrews is full of stunning architecture such as the Cathedral, Castle and Holy Trinity Church as just a few examples B – Beaches  St Andrews has access to…

Chariots of Fire 5KM Beach Race, Sunday 5th June, 2016

21st May 2016

In this article from St Andrews Coach Houses we’re focusing on the very worthwhile “up and coming” event at West Sands on Sunday 5th June. There’s an opportunity for everybody to relive the famous running sequence from the famous 1981 Chariots of Fire movie.

A Year in the Life of a St. Andrews University Student

20th April 2016

My excitement when I got accepted to study at the University of St. Andrews was uncontainable. This was primarily because of the ancient and prestigious university, but also because of the small medieval town I was going to be residing in for the upcoming year. Having lived in a big city before, I was impatiently…

On the Rocks – Scottish Student Art Festival St Andrews, 1st – 10th April, 2016

10th March 2016

What is the On the Rocks Festival? On the Rocks is an annual festival, which has been staged in St Andrews every April since 2009. The festival is entirely student operated and was created when a group of students got together and merged a range of smaller, separate festivals into one larger and better event.…

Visit the StAnza Poetry Festival, 2nd – 6th March, 2016

16th February 2016

What is the StAnza Poetry Festival? The StAnza Poetry is an annual poetry festival, which has been staged in St Andrews every year since 1998. StAnza is the only festival through Scotland which is exclusively devoted to poetry. The Festival is staged in March each year in St Andrews and is now recognised as one…

Visiting West Sands Beach and Blown Away Experiences Whilst in St Andrews

13th January 2016

St Andrews is famous around the world for a variety of reasons; a jewel in the crown is the West Sands Beach. In this article we’ll explore West Sands and also enjoying a Blown Away experience whilst on your visit.