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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PRET A MANGER SCANDAL

Pret a Manger are suffering consequences after a court case regarding the death of a 15 year old girl on a British Airways flight to France. In 2016 Natasha Ednan-Laperouse suffered a […]

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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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Breaking: The UK’s Novichok Allegations Have Been Backed By World Leaders

France, Germany, Canada, and the US are all in agreement with the UK over the Novichok poisoning in Sailsbury earlier this year, saying that the Russian government “almost certainly” approved […]

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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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British Festival Season

It’s festival time once again!  A quick look at some of the best festivals  2018 had to offer us. July and August are traditionally the time of year for different […]

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Astronomers Discover Polar Ice Caps On Moon

NASA astronomers have confirmed a 50 year old speculation that there was evidence of water, with large deposits of ice, resting on our moon’s north and south poles.

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Russian Nerve Agent Attack

Last week a Russian ex-spy residing in Wiltshire was attacked by a nerve agent, the nerve agent used was only manufactured ever believed to have been manufactured in three places; […]

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Steven Hawking – Obituary

Niamh McGroarty | Reporter Steven Hawking sadly passed away in the early hours of Wednesday 14th March, aged 76. The world renown theoretical physicist had been battling with Motor Neutron […]

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France Introduces Cat-Calling Fines

Jessica O’Donnell | Reporter In France, new laws are being introduced under President Emmanuel Macron’s tactics to effectively deal with men who harass women in public. The President has been […]

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Micro-Tyco: FUNDING A WAY OUT OF POVERTY

Ritty Tomichen | Reporter St Andrew’s and St Bride’s pupils yet again set out to complete the renowned challenge of Micro-Tyco with teams consisting of  first years mentored by sixth […]

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Bringing In The New For Our S2

Anna Louise Costello | Reporter As Mrs Agnew retirement leaves a huge gap to be filled – Deputy Head and Head of S2. Maths and guidance teacher, Mr Cresswell, became the […]

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: STV Political Editor Bernard Ponsonby

Political Editor of STV News, Bernard Ponsonby, sits down for a chat with The Oystercatcher after addressing the 2017 St Andrew’s and St Bride’s High School Prize-giving.

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Scotland’s Legislative Programme 2017-18

Eleanor Service | Over the past week, the Scottish Government has released a comprehensive document outlining the ambitions they harbor for the coming year, known as ‘Scotland’s Legislative Programme for […]

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The Lady In Red

Katie Hunter and Erin Seils | Feelings of excitement and anticipation werebuilding among all pupils of St Andrew’s and St Bride’s High school this morning as they awaited the arrival of […]

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Donald Trump: Did He Do It?

Donald Trump. Once known as a real estate tycoon and the guy from “Apprentice US”, he has now found global fame as the Republican Presidential Candidate in the US 2016 elections. Or […]

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