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Sheku justice fight gathers strength

Sheku justice fight gathers strength

A campaign to establish the facts around the death of Sheku Bayoh who died in police custody in Kirkcaldy on Sunday 3 May 2015 is growing.  More than 100 people... Read more »

July 25, 2015 | Leave a Comment

UNMISSABLE NINE DAYS OF FUN AT MERCHANT CITY FESTIVAL

UNMISSABLE NINE DAYS OF FUN AT MERCHANT CITY FESTIVAL

Happy people, happy souls and happy feet – that’s a smidgen of what the 2015 Merchant City Festival aims to provide starting on Saturday July 25 until Sunday... Read more »

July 24, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Chipping away to get dogs chipped

Chipping away to get dogs chipped

Ross Allan, Partner at Pets n Vets, Glasgow with chipped pet. A quarter of all dogs still have to be microchipped before this becomes compulsory in April 2016 say... Read more »

July 22, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Flying the flag for Palestine

Flying the flag for Palestine

Scottish efforts to highlight the illegality and horror of Israeli action against Palestine are having effect around the world.  But more can be done.  That was... Read more »

July 10, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Boxer distributes Eid gifts to new hospital’s young patients

Boxer distributes Eid gifts to new hospital's young patients

Champion boxer Amir Khan distributed Eid toys to young patients in the recently opened Royal Hospital for Children in Glasgow today (Tuesday 7 July 205). ‘An amazing... Read more »

July 7, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Funeral for Kirkcaldy man who died in local police custody

Funeral for Kirkcaldy man who died in local police custody

The funeral of Sheku Bayoh – the black, Kirkcaldy, man who died in Scottish Police custody on Sunday 3 May – will take place on Sunday 7 June in Kirkcaldy. His... Read more »

June 1, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Black man’s death in Scottish police custody raises many questions.

Black man's death in Scottish police custody raises many questions.

A dignified campaign to alert people to the death of Sheku Bayoh (31) in police custody in Kirkcaldy in Fife was aired at an STUC meeting in Glasgow on Tuesday... Read more »

May 30, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Dungavel demo aims to shut the removal centre

Dungavel demo aims to shut the removal centre

Protesters, wanting to shut down Dungavel Immigration Detention Centre near Strathaven, will descend on the prison on Saturday 30 May. Dungavel is a prison. Visitors... Read more »

May 29, 2015 | Leave a Comment

LIFE AFTER DEFEAT

LIFE AFTER DEFEAT

One week on from losing his seat as MP for Glasgow South, Tom Harris admits he’s not used to the idea yet.  ‘My wife, Carolyn, worked for me so it means... Read more »

May 25, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Glasgow South election result

Glasgow South election result

Glasgow South winner, SNP’s Stewart McDonald, at the podium with exiting MP Tom Harris, Labour, standing first left. On a 65.99% turnout in Glasgow South Constituency,... Read more »

May 25, 2015 | Leave a Comment

South West Constituency results

South West Constituency results

In Glasgow South West Constituency the turnout was 40,965 representing 61.87% of the electorate. Incumbent Ian Davidson of the Labour and Co-operative Party lost... Read more »

May 8, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Results by Constituency

Results by Constituency

Margaret Curran (in red dress) lost her Glasgow East seat to Natalie McGarry of SNP (in black and white dress) with the biggest swing of the night at 39% Glasgow... Read more »

May 8, 2015 | Leave a Comment


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No hullaballoo at hustings – candidates all heard.

No hullaballoo at hustings - candidates all heard.

In true Presbyterian tradition, all six election candidates for the Glasgow South seat had their say in Cathcart Trinity Church. Each was listened to with respect... Read more »

April 22, 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’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