Driver Charged Over Motorcyclist’s Death Appears in Court

Allan Nicholson was pronounced dead at the scene by Emergency Services following a crash in East Kilbride. A man has appeared in court over the death of a motorcyclist in […]

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Waiting times at Hairmyres A&E Are rising

Across NHS Lanarkshire’s three acute sites, Hairmyres Hospital recorded the longest waiting times, with 37 patients waiting over 8 hours (week ending Sunday, October 7th). According to the latest figures, […]

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BAFTA nomination for documentary on East Kilbride workers who defied Pinochet

‘Nae Pasaran’ tells the story of four Rolls-Royce workers who refused to fix Chilean dictator’s air force engines. Two BAFTA award nominations have been given to ‘Nae Pasaran’, which tells […]

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Fun activities at EK museum for Harvest weekend

The National Museum of Rural Life are hosting ranger walks, scarecrow-making, storytelling and more this weekend. From bannock-making to straw craft sessions, there’s plenty to do at the National Museum of […]

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European Day of Languages

This week our school celebrated ‘European Day of Languages’ which took place on Wednesday 26th September. Every year St. Andrew’s and St. Bride’s always makes an effort to celebrate this […]

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SASB’S S5 Health Day 2018

Success at this year’s S5 Health Day! Yesterday on the 25th September, St. Andrew’s and St. Bride’s held their annual Health Day for S5 pupils. Days like these are held for […]

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Young Enterprise Club Launches

Achieving success isn’t just passing exams – it’s having the experiences to help you progress and achieve your ambitions and goals.

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EK Food Bank Drop-in Centre Closed

The centre at St. Andrew’s Methodist Church is forced to close due to lack of funding. Struggling mums are devastated after East Kilbride community food bank drop-in centre has closed. […]

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Highlights from SASB’s Tinto Climb 2018

Many of our S6 pupils jumped at the chance to tackle challenging Tinto Hill on Sunday 2nd September in order to raise funds for Kilbryde Hospice.

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Ban on Balloons and Sky Lanterns in SLC

As a means of avoiding environmental damage, the council have decided to put a stop to the deliberate release of balloons and sky lanterns. South Lanarkshire Council have introduced a […]

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The Claremont Room is Officially Opened

St Andrew’s and St Bride’s High Schools officially opens The Claremont Room – a brand new nurture room for children to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday school life.

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Put an End to Period Poverty – Erin’s Perspective

Since the beginning of the school term, our headteacher, Mrs Mullen, has organised a group of 6th year girls to  effectively tackle the issue of period poverty

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Increasing Number of Absences at Hairymyres Hospital Due to Mental Health

Medics are nearing the breaking-point with the largest number of stress-induced sick days in NHS Lanarkshire, according to The Royal College of Nursing. In the last three years alone, staff […]

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Exam Results for SASB Pupils Revealed

After another year of revision cards, past papers and extremely hard work, young people across the school – and Scotland – finally received their long-awaited exam results on the 7th […]

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Letter From The Editor

Hello and welcome to ‘The Oystercatcher’, the newspaper for St. Andrew’s and St. Bride’s High School that is run by students, for students. Over the past three years it has […]

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