Midterms and Milestones

  The American midterms took place on November 6th this year and have arguably been the most historical midterms yet. For all there was immense disappointment in several states such […]

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Aftermath of Hurricane in the Mediterranean

Loads were affected as a ‘Medicane’ hit several countries causing disruption and chaos. In late September, there were several reports of a hurricane (also known in this situation as a […]

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EXPLOSIVE DEVICES SENT TO OBAMA AND CLINTON

Alleged explosive devices have been sent to high profile political figures, including Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton On Wednesday morning, the CNN office in New York was evacuated due to […]

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SCOTLAND TO FACE PUBLIC SECTOR STRIKES

This autumn, strikes are set to take place in Scotland as a result of pay deals, which could cause school closures and cancellations of burials and cremations Private Sector workers […]

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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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Vicious Circle: Channel 4 Gameshow Based on Lies

Channel 4’s newest gameshow The Circle has risen in popularity due to its social media element, appealing to younger viewers. However, it has received criticism for relying heavily on body […]

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50 Million Facebook Accounts Left Vulnerable After Security Breach

Facebook has announced that “almost 50 million” accounts have been left vulnerable after hackers exploit a security flaw. The company stated that this breach occurred after hackers were able to […]

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HiJacking Discount Supermarkets

Jack’s, a recently launched discount supermarket owned by Tesco, is aiming to compete with the rise of Aldi and Lidl, and it just might pull it off.   This new […]

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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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Serena Williams Sparks Controversy at the US Open

On Saturday, during the US Open, Serena Williams accused the umpire of ‘sexism’ as she was penalised for ‘cheating’ during the match.

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EXCLUSIVE: Head Boy and Head Girl Interview

The Oystercatcher sat down with Katie Hunter and Luke Laverty, newly-appointed Head Girl and Boy of St Andrew’s and St Bride’s. We spoke about leadership, changes they wish to bring […]

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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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