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L-R, Mike Clark, SRUC Elmwood lecturer, award-winner Alistair Morrison and James MacBeath, Head Greenkeeper at Brora Golf Club.

Alistair Morrison – BIGGA Young Greenkeeper of the year

Alastair Morrison, the Head Greenkeeper of Durness Golf Club in Caithness, Scotland, recently won the prestigious BIGGA Young Greenkeeper of the Year Award 2018, which recognises up and coming talent...

Turn off the lights and turn on the fun for Earth Hour

Earth Hour is the world’s largest grassroots movement for the environment, inspiring millions of people to take action for our planet and nature. On Saturday 24th March at 8.30pm switch...

L-R Rich Gordon (Digital Marketing Officer), Anouska Curzon (Edinburgh Campus MSRO) Laura Hopcroft (Graphic Designer) and Hannah D’Mellow (Marketing and Student Recruitment Manager) at the CND Awards Ceremony

Award-winning team!

The Marketing and Student Recruitment team at SRUC recently scooped two awards at the College Development Network’s annual Marketing Awards,  and we couldn’t be more thrilled! Four members of the...

SRUC Gamekeeping student Baillie Robertson.

Baillie game for Canadian challenge

A gamekeeping student from SRUC Elmwood has beaten strong competition to land a job on an exclusive Canadian Island. Baillie Robertson from Dumfries, who is currently on the National Certificate...

SRUC Student Mattias Kolborg

Mattias Kolborg – HNC Golf Course Management

Mattias Kolborg, from Gothenburg, Sweden enrolled on the SRUC Elmwood Campus HNC Golf Course Management after recommendations from friends who work as greenkeepers.  Mattias who now lives in Edinburgh, has...

Think Green Whilst You Spring Clean

If January resolutions weren’t a big enough shake up, here comes national Spring Cleaning day! Everyone has that one pile. The pile that builds up on the spare dining room...

Peter Whiteford, far left, next with Fraser Hutchison and Graeme McDowall, Pro Golf Lecturers, far right with SRUC Elmwood Professional Golf Students

Peter Whiteford visits Elmwood Golfers

Former European Tour Professional, Peter Whiteford, recently visited Elmwood campus in Cupar, where he spent the day with Certificate, HNC and HND Professional Golf Students. In a professional career spanning...

Sophie in lab

Press for Progress film competition

Lights… Cameras … Action … The 8th of March is International Women’s Day and with Scotland’s Women in Agriculture Task Force SRUC is planning to promote #PressforProgress by launching a...

Craig Trewern

Craig Trewern

Craig Trewern (31) from St Andrews came to SRUC Elmwood to study Hospitality after recommendations from family and friends about the well equipped facilities and pro-active teaching team. Craig, who...

Amie Routledge at Gardening Scotland

Amie Routledge – Garden Design HND

Amie studied architecture at Newcastle University and had worked in a commercial practice for a number of years. After qualifying, Amie found that architecture failed to fulfil her creative drive...