Coronavirus: Scottish Government asks Westminster for universities to be bailed out

SCOTTISH Government ministers have appealed to Westminster for financial support to be handed over to universities during the Covid-19 pandemic amid a pledge that Holyrood is “ready to stand by” institutions. Earlier this month St Andrews University warned it faced a “hole in our financial position” of £25 million. Scotland’s … Continue reading

University Car Parking Proposals

Below is a statement by John Markey (Facilities Manager E&CS) regarding car parking (27/2/08). There are a number of points to note however; It is difficult to get emission data for vehicles older than 2001 and London for example will estimate this using engine size, indeed the DVLA will continue … Continue reading

Proposed Car Parking Fee Increases

The University management have released their latest proposed increases to the car parking fees (see table below). As you can see their intention is to link the fees to the emissions data for your car which could prove to be far more difficult that they expect especially for cars built … Continue reading