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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

InFocus: Vinnie Straub, founder of the “Pop-Down Café”

We interviewed one of the founders of the group that go “dumpster-diving” for food to share, with friends and strangers alike, at their self-made “café” on Hope Street in aid of the environment.

InFocus: Rachel Coleman, Class Gift convenor

For most people the words ‘Class Gift’ mean – if anything – planting a tree in the quad or donating a nice telescope. Maybe...

EXCLUSIVE: MI6 Chief Alex Younger talks Brexit, Russia, recruitment and St...

In a rare interview, Alex Younger, Chief of the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6) told The Saint that the greatest threat Russia poses to the UK currently is the destabilisation of our alliances.

InFocus: Yannick Veilleux-Lepage, PhD candidate

Earlier this month, The Tab published a short piece by a first year PhD student purporting to describe “what it’s actually like to do...

InFocus: Morgan Morris, Community Relations Officer

In somewhere like St Andrews, where during term-time students make up a considerable proportion of the town’s population, positive community relations are of the...

InFocus: Bernie Munro, accommodation petition writer

The Saint speaks to first year Bernie Munro about why he started the petition about accommodation.

In Focus: Hanna Plant, Sustainability Officer

The Saint's Andreea Nemes sat down with Hanna Plant, the University’s Sustainability Officer. Plant graduated last year with a degree in Sustainable Development and...

“The Library today means so much more than books”

Descending to the shrouded depths of the bottom floor of the Main Library, I am met by the man in charge of this bee­hive...

Free food? Yes please. But Transition is much more than just...

The Saint does some digging to learn what Transition St Andrews has been growing in the garden...

InFocus: Graham Wynd and David Middleton, St Andrews Preservation Trust

We're not "anti-student", say the Preservation Trust - the landlords are to blame for St Andrews' housing problem