Student rail link group formed

The St Andrews Citizen covered the launch of the Students for StARLink group, also including a supportive comment from the University who described themselves as ‘a longstanding supporter of the principle of St Andrews having a direct rail link again.’ Read More...

'Where will next rail re-opening be?' asks Scotsman

A piece in today’s Scotsman looks at possible candidates for the next rail re-opening - and St Andrews is on its list! Read More...

A mention in the Alloa Advertiser

The Alloa Advertiser reported Mark Ruskell MSP’s plea to the Economy Secretary in Holyrood to fund feasibility studies into various rail projects in Mid Scotland & Fife. The Cabinet Secretary, Keith Brown MSP, replied that they would indeed consider all proposed projects and decide which to support, but that they must be put forward by the local councils in the first place, ‘whether it be St Andrews or Alloa and Dunfermline.’ Read More...

Looking back - 50 years ago (4)

The St Andrews Citizen continues the saga of the railway closure from 50 years ago, featuring the objections from the Merchants’ Association. Read More...

Looking back - 50 years ago (3)

The story of local rail closures from 50 years ago unfolds further in this week’s Fife Herald and St Andrews Citizen, where we read of objections submitted by Fife County Council and Fife Tourist Association. Read More...