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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

Historic voting under way

Historic voting under way

Lynne is triumphant after casting her first vote. Lynne Chalmers voted today for the first time in her life. She’s 50.  ‘I’m a mother and I’m... Read more »

September 18, 2014 | Leave a Comment

Singing all the way to the Referendum

Singing all the way to the Referendum

The audience was on its feet for the rousing Freedom for All delivered by the entire band of musicians with Alan Bissett centre stage in yellow. A packed auditorium... Read more »

September 4, 2014 | 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

Daredevil at 82 leads the way

Daredevil at 82 leads the way

Lorne Brown, an 82-year-old retired newspaper design and layout expert, plans to abseil from the Titan Crane at Clydebank on Saturday 14 June 2014. A renowned piper,... Read more »

June 12, 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


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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

Hurry to find Harris Tweed

Hurry to find Harris Tweed

Harris Tweed is one of the most sought after labels today. And if you hurry along to Velvet Moon shop before closing at 3pm on Christmas Eve, you’ll find a fine... Read more »

December 22, 2013 | Leave a Comment

All you want for Christmas is a Wee Hug

All you want for Christmas is a Wee Hug

So Christmas is coming closer. But there’s still a wee prezzie to be bought… Try a Wee Hug mug or a Wee Hug framed or mounted print by Glasgow based artist Keith... Read more »

December 21, 2013 | Leave a Comment