It’s St Andrew’s Day In Scotland But Do I Even Know Who He Is..?

As it’s that time of year again here’s a post I wrote last year for St Andrew’s Day…

Steve McSteveface

Every year on November 30th in Scotland it’s St Andrew’s Dayand I’ve known this ever since I can remember. Today, I have actually asked myself “who was this Andrew guy?” and shocked myself with the fact that I don’t actually know…

What’s more shocking is the fact that I used to work in St Andrews at St Andrews University!

Time to put this right and find out more about good old Andy.

I’m not a complete St Andrew virgin as I do know he is the patron Saint of Scotland but to be honest – that’s the extent of my knowledge. So…

Lesson One – he is a shared Saint as Andy boy doesn’t only cover Scotland but also Greece, Romania, Russia, Poland, Ukraine, the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, and Saint Andrew, Barbados. Wow – what a popular guy!

IMG_0290.JPGSt Andrew, or Standy as I like to call him…

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