(It's not clear whether the town, like many or even most settlements on Eleuthera, had an earlier name before the 1850's.) Located on a hilltop halfway between Lighthouse Beach and the site of modern Bannerman Town, the original Bannerman Town site once boasted homes, businesses, and cobbled streets.
Your union is run by the Students’ Association (SAUWS) for students, by students.
We develop the University’s Health and Safety Policy and monitor all aspects of Health and Safety.
UWS incorporates four distinctive campuses in the west and south-west of Scotland: Ayr, Dumfries, Lanarkshire and Paisley; each town has its own individual character, architecture and social-scene and all are within easy reach of some of Scotland’s most striking landscapes and scenery.
It provides a wide range of services and is the collective voice for our student population and the recognised channel of communication between students and the University.
Eleuthera contains a surprising number of ruins even in light of its long history.
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