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The Dean's Diary: That wee thing that happened in 1603

by Prof D.W. Purdie
Office of the Dean:
St Andrew's College,
King George IV Bridge,
Edinburgh EH1 3TD        ONE OF the pleasures of the Deanship is the assumption by ...

Article from Thursday 17, July, 2014
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The Dean's Diary: The strange case of the extra large prophylactic

by Prof D.W. Purdie
The Dean's Diary:
SS Braemar, at Sea;
off Bear Island,
N. Norway
   I AM CONTINUING to enjoy this foray into the Arctic Ocean which we entered yesterday ...

Article from Monday 30, June, 2014
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The Dean's Diary: The strange case of the extra large prophylactic

by Prof D.W. Purdie
The Dean's Diary:
 SS Braemar, at Sea,
 Tromsø Fjord,
Norway
   I AM CONTINUING to enjoy this foray into the Arctic Ocean which we entered yesterday by passing Bear ...

Article from Monday 30, June, 2014
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The Dean's Diary: the admiral sends for his 'woman'

by Prof D.W. Purdie
The Dean's Diary:
SS Braemar, at Sea,
Tromsø Fjord,
Norway   Thoroughly enjoying my first foray in to the Arctic, courtesy of the Fred Olsen Line, aboard whose sturdy vessel I am ...

Article from Monday 23, June, 2014
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A hard weekend to beat

by Iain McGill
WHAT A WEEKEND I had recently! A candidate in the European elections with pleasing results, the Scottish Conservatives taking more votes in a Euro election than we have since 1989, Hibs relegating themselves in the most hilarious fashion and between ...

Article from Monday 9, June, 2014
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The Dean's Diaries: The Dean visits England by train

by Prof D.W. Purdie
Office of the Dean:
St Andrew's College,
King George IV Bridge,
Edinburgh EH1 3TD     A MEMORABLE visit to England last week provided a welcome break from the Great Debate ...

Article from Tuesday 3, June, 2014
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Just announced: Nick Clegg to take over at Hibs!

by Nemesis
IN A SHOCK announcement today Rod Petrie announced the departure of Terry Butcher and his replacement with Nick Clegg: "Nick shares the same ambitions for the club as I do" said Mr Petrie "And in his leadership ...

Article from Monday 2, June, 2014
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Hawaii – great islands, great flag...

by Iain McGill
I'VE BEEN slack on my traveling recently, so would like to thank the new Mr & Mrs Kris Schofield for tying the knot in Hawaii, and for inviting me.

Where else would a boy from ...

Article from Monday 26, May, 2014
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The Dean's Diaries: The Dean and the Border reivers

by Prof D.W. Purdie
Office of the Dean:
St Andrew's College,
King George IV Bridge,
Edinburgh EH1 3TD       A MEMORABLE trip to the Borders this week provided a welcome ...

Article from Monday 19, May, 2014
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The Dean's Diaries: The Dean and the United Nations

by Prof D.W. Purdie
Office of the Dean:                                            Sunday May11th 2014
St Andrew's College,
King George IV Bridge,
Edinburgh EH1 3TD    I HAVE just had a most instructive meeting here in Edinburgh with the ...

Article from Monday 12, May, 2014
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