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Monday, June 18, 2018

Sponsored: New flavours at Nardini’s

In preparation for the summer weather, Nardini's ice-cream shop and cafe has introduced new seasonal flavours and products.

A trip to the Bowhouse food weekend

A few weeks ago I attended the Bowhouse food weekend which is held once a month at the Balcaskie Estate in East Neuk Fife....

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds: “Distant Sky” in the DCA

The few times that I’ve been to see National Theatre Live performances at the cinema in St Andrews have differed a lot from watching...

“Fisk” in the Byre Theatre: A preview

“Many men go fishing all their lives without knowing that it is not just fish they are after.” A man sails alone in a tiny...

Stereotyping East Asians on TV

The strikes have given me a lot of free time to binge-watch the American sitcom “Fresh off the Boat”. Just to give a quick...

“Avengers: Infinity War”: Disney rules the world

You may or may not have noticed but Disney have taken over the world. Culturally speaking, at least. With Star Wars and Marvel’s Avengers under...

“Troy: Fall of a City”: A review

As a classicist I was thrilled to learn that the BBC were doing an eight-part series on Homer’s Iliad and stories surrounding the Trojan...

“Friends” and homophobia

As Friends finally came to Netflix, so did a flood of complaining millennials watching for the first time and articles claiming that the iconic,...

A tribute to Avicii

Last week brought the shocking news of Swedish DJ Avicii’s passing. After years of chart-conquering singles, long tours with crowds of thousands and a...

What to wear in spring

Roughly a month and a half after it was expected spring is finally here, and St Andrew’s students are fully embracing the warmer weather....