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Scottish Labour launches manifesto

Scottish Labour launches manifesto

Jim Murphy launched the Scottish Labour Party’s manifesto today with promises of give-aways for young people, 1000 extra nurses, 500 more GPs and a £200 million... Read more »

April 17, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Singing on the Southside

Singing on the Southside

Great new show coming up at the SHED at Shawlands Cross. Not to be missed!  Read More →

April 13, 2015 | Leave a Comment

General Election candidates’ lists now official

General Election candidates' lists now official

Thursday 9 April 2015 Today nominations closed for candidates for the UK Parliamentary Election. In Glasgow, a total of 51 people are now contesting seats in the... Read more »

April 10, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Fresh produce every second Friday from Uni co-op

Fresh produce every second Friday from Uni co-op

The Food Co-op folk on duty on Friday 13 February. Next collecting day will be Friday 27 February from 3.30pm till 5.30pm The food co-operative at the University... Read more »

February 14, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Govan Fair set fair to continue

Govan Fair set fair to continue

A Thames tidal wave of enthusiasm gave the current Govan Fair organisers a flotilla of good ideas to improve the stability of the annual event. Adrian Evans, Director... Read more »

February 4, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Glasgow sees first snow

Glasgow sees first snow

As Celtic Connections world music festival got under way, snow fell in Glasgow.  Around 4pm it started to snow more heavily. By 7.30pm there was a snowman at Charing... Read more »

January 17, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Games’ volunteers honoured in Exhibition

Games' volunteers honoured in Exhibition

The 1,068 volunteers who helped make the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow last year, ‘the best ever’ have been honoured by an exhibition in the People’s... Read more »

January 15, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Classical concert in West End

Classical concert in West End

CLASSICAL CONCERT Sunday 1 February 5.30pm – 6.30pm Wellington Church 77 Southpark Avenue Glasgow G12 8LE BACH, MOZART, SCHUMANN Played by Flora Tzanetake, piano... Read more »

January 11, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Glasgow Fair painting to go on show

Glasgow Fair painting to go on show

A long lost painting of Glasgow Fair has been acquired by Glasgow’s Museums and will go on show at the beginning of February in the Kelvingrove Art Gallery... Read more »

January 6, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Gorbals sparks with new business

Gorbals sparks with new business

Sparks are flying in Gorbals and going global. The Entrepreneurial Spark programme to nurture business developers from around the world is based in the splendid... Read more »

December 16, 2014 | Leave a Comment

Great new interest in politics as a result of the referendum

Great new interest in politics as a result of the referendum

As the number of ballot papers was first checked, interested parties were able to meet and chat and compare notes of experiences during the canvassing processes. Alison... Read more »

September 19, 2014 | Leave a Comment

Count begins a long night of nailbiting

Count begins a long night of nailbiting

At the Emirates Arena in Glasgow’s East End the count started for the historic referendum with boxes from Shettleston coming in minutes after the polls closed... Read more »

September 18, 2014 | Leave a Comment


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Fresh produce every second Friday from Uni co-op

Fresh produce every second Friday from Uni co-op

The Food Co-op folk on duty on Friday 13 February. Next collecting day will be Friday 27 February from 3.30pm till 5.30pm The food co-operative at the University... Read more »

February 14, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Govan Fair set fair to continue

Govan Fair set fair to continue

A Thames tidal wave of enthusiasm gave the current Govan Fair organisers a flotilla of good ideas to improve the stability of the annual event. Adrian Evans, Director... Read more »

February 4, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Glasgow’s own plan Bee

Glasgow's own plan Bee

Councillor Matheson and PlanBee Ltd director Warrne Bader with some of the bees which have moved into the City Chambers hives. Glasgow’s plan B has nothing to... Read more »

August 28, 2014 | Leave a Comment

GOVANHILL & CROSSHILL COMMUNITY COUNCIL   Scottish Referendum Discussion Don’t know ? Come Along It’s too important for politicians, alone. Monday... Read more »

June 8, 2014 | Leave a Comment

Much of the Mackintosh saved

Much of the Mackintosh saved

The blaze early in the afternoon. Firefighters’ efforts have saved 90% of the Glasgow School of Art and up to 70 % of the contents – including students’ work... Read more »

May 24, 2014 | Leave a Comment

Fire destroys Glasgow School of Art masterpiece

Fire destroys Glasgow School of Art masterpiece

Fire has destroyed Glasgow’s unique School of Art designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh. A projector in the basement  exploded around 12.30 today and the... Read more »

May 23, 2014 | Leave a Comment

Opening blow-down leading to bust-up

Opening blow-down leading to bust-up

The last blow-down at Red Road. An explosive launch to the Commonwealth Games has brought more fireworks with it. The Red Road tower blocks in Sighthill will be... Read more »

April 4, 2014 | Leave a Comment

Residents’ to quiz Network Rail on Queen Street Station plans

Residents' to quiz Network Rail on Queen Street Station plans

 Network Rail intends to redevelop Queen Street Station.  Because of concerns expressed by local residents and surrounding businesses, a Network Rail presentation... Read more »

April 1, 2014 | Leave a Comment

Commune with nature on Sunday

Commune with nature on Sunday

A nature festival is being held on Sunday 23 March at the Kelvin Meadow off Clouston Street in the West End. Activities include willow weaving, storytelling, creating... Read more »

March 23, 2014 | Leave a Comment

Help offered to home owners

Help offered to home owners

GLASGOW HOME OWNERS Thursday 27 February 2014 7pm Jurys Inn Hotel Jamaica Street, Glasgow ALL HOME OWNERS WELCOME Agenda – Campaign strategy + Home owners’... Read more »

February 21, 2014 | Leave a Comment

It’s fun to run for the Children’s Woods.  Read More →

February 21, 2014 | Leave a Comment

Govan to go if Scotstoun wins frigates order.

Govan to go if Scotstoun wins frigates order.

The shipbuilding heritage of the Clyde could remain but at the loss of Fairfield, Govan as a shipbuilding yard. That was part of the message today from Charlie Blakemore,... Read more »

February 6, 2014 | Leave a Comment