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In response to: “Inside the hospitality industry: a culture of harassment?”

A student describes their experience of working in hospitality in St Andrews.

Polo Tournament bungles buses, guests left to walk

One event attendee said that the buses had taken a wrong turn in the Errol Park Estate and reached a "dead end".

Inside the hospitality industry: a culture of harassment?

Editor's note: This semester, The Saint conducted a substantial two-month investigation into the culture of exploitation and harassment in St Andrews' hospitality industry. Our article includes quotes from eight student sources, some of whom were willing to be named. However, to protect these sources' identities and act in fairness to both sides, we have decided to anonymise all individuals...

Damien Hirst: the art of decadence and death

Hirst the capitalist has overtaken Hirst the artist.

Preview: Jerusalem

The Saint’s video team got to sit in on a rehearsal with some of the cast and production team of Jerusalem and preview the play that director Al Gillespie feels is aptly summed up by the quote: “What’s an English for?” Watch the preview and see Jerusalem, this Friday and Saturday in the Byre Theatre, to find out why.

Lewis Wood elected Students’ Association President

Last night, Lewis Wood was elected Students’ Association President with a total of 1,793 votes. His opponent, Lewis Campbell, received 619 votes. In an interview with The Saint, Mr Wood said, “I absolutely love this place, and everything I said while campaigning was so heartfelt.” Mr Wood’s victory follows an intense week of campaigning by both Association President candidates. Whereas...

Elections 2017

Election results Sabbatical candidate debate Sabbatical candidate question time

SRC rejects anti-Trump petition

The Joint Councils of the St Andrews Students’ Association have made a statement endorsing the values of a student-led petition condemning US President Donald Trump and his controversial executive order on immigration while also deciding not to formally endorse the petition itself. The petition was started following recent protests Mr Trump in St Andrews and is specifically opposed to his...

Lewis Campbell’s campaign cited for “negative campaigning”

On Tuesday, Lewis Campbell, a candidate for Students’ Association President, was issued a formal warning by the Association Elections Committee for “negative campaigning (which could be interpreted as a personal attack).” Mr Campbell was nominated for the position of Association President on Friday 24 February and launched his campaign Saturday afternoon in accordance with election rules. He is running...

Manifesto analysis: Lewis Campbell, Association President

Mr Campbell’s policy ideas are certainly unique, but they lack feasibility, likely due to his lack of experience in student politics. It is difficult to imagine much of Mr Campbell’s manifesto coming to fruition if he is elected.   Accommodation Mr Campbell’s accommodation policy seems to be one of his most eccentric ideas. He proposes the creation of a student-led...