New Madras College, St Andrews

Land deal signals long-awaited building work on £50m Madras College

A major step on the way to a replacement Madras College has been taken as Fife Council agreed to the purchase of land from the University of St Andrews.

Published 3 July 2019

New Madras College moves one step closer

Planning permission for a new Madras College to be built at North Haugh in St Andrews has been granted today by Fife Council.

Published 9 January 2019

Planning application milestone finally reached for new Madras College

The long-running saga surrounding a £50 million replacement for Madras College in Fife could soon be at an end after detailed plans were formally lodged with the local authority.

Published 13 February 2018

Planning process begins for new Madras College at Langlands

A Proposal of Application Notice has been lodged to deliver a £50 million replacement building for Madras College at Langlands.

Published 28 April 2017

Langlands site given official approval for new Madras College

Councillors have formally agreed that the £50 million replacement for Madras College should be built at Langlands in St Andrews.

Published 1 March 2017

Fresh twist as new site chosen for Madras College

After legal challenges stretching back to over a year, St Andrews finally looks set to get a new secondary school, but not at the expected location.

Published 2 December 2016

Madras College appeal reaches Court of Session today

An appeal against the construction of a new Madras College in St Andrews will be heard by the Court of Session in Edinburgh today.

Published 12 January 2016

Court of Session appeal date halts Madras work until 2016

Construction of a new Madras College in St Andrews has been delayed until next year at the earliest after an appeal to the Court of Session.

Published 20 July 2015

Fife Council ‘fully committed’ to Madras at Pipeland

Fife Council has reaffirmed its commitment to a new Madras College at Pipeland and given an assurance that work will begin as soon as the legal go ahead is given.

Published 13 July 2015

Judicial review gives green light to new Madras College at Pipeland

Plans to build a new Madras College on land at Pipeland, on the outskirts of St Andrews, can continue following the outcome of a judicial review.

Published 20 March 2015

Madras College Pipeland plans row taken to court

The group that lodged a legal challenge against Fife Council’s selection of Pipeland as the site for a new Madras College has been urged to stop its “futile, time-wasting charade”.

Published 16 December 2014