Safety

Mental Health Awareness Week: Combatting stress

We’ve put together a video featuring tips on how to combat stress, in support of Mental Health Awareness Week.

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...

forestry students create path

Certificate in Forestry students make Barony a safer place!

After a lorry coming into the campus clipped the dyke and knocked part of it down, the forestry students took the opportunity to create a second path to save people...

Monopoly Money

Financial Awareness

Christmas can be an expensive time of year with gifts, travel, decorations and celebrations so here are some top tips to avoid spending too much of your precious student loan!...

Be Seen, Be Safe for Road Safety Week

This week is Road Safety Week which is an opportunity to educate and inspire people to take action on road safety and promote life-saving messages. We spoke to SRUC employee...

A half moon at night time

Top tips for staying safe on dark nights

You want to make sure an enjoyable night out stays enjoyable. Here are a few simple tips to help you keep safe Make sure your mobile is fully charged before...

Pictured: The statue of Shady the black dog is unveiled at SRUC’s Ayr campus by, from left to right, Wayne Powell (SRUC Principal), Sandy Cumming (Chair of SRUC Board); Jim Hume, Convenor of the National Rural Mental Health Forum; Sonia Filby (SRUC Student Experience Manager); and Gemma Jones (President of the SRUC Students’ Association).

Shady the Dog

Meet Shady the Dog. As a symbol of our commitment to help students struggling with depression, we have unveiled a statue of a black dog, named Shady, at our Ayr...

SOS SMS

Registering with 112, one day may just save you.   112 is the European emergency number and is also recognised in many other countries outside the European Union. If you...

Think Bright on Bonfire Night

A personal guide to a safe Guy Fawkes night. Sparklers Wear gloves – this will significantly reduce your risk of being burnt from sparkler sparks.   Only light 1 sparkler...

Remember Remember the Animals this November

Animal Awareness on Guy Fawkes Night With Guy Fawkes night fast approaching, here are some tips for thought which can make a huge difference to the health, safety and wellbeing...