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  • Gibson Street Gala

    Relaxed, family-friendly and packed with attractions, the Gibson St Gala always has its own special mellow WEF atmosphere. On Sunday June 2, from 12noon-6pm, there will once again be free entertainment, crafts, activities, stalls and music along with the street...

    • Posted 5 years ago
  • Tackling poverty – a citywide action plan

    An anti-poverty strategy has been launched by the city council with a number of organisations and individuals now working together on Glasgow’s Poverty Leadership Panel. The panel have identified six key areas – Attitudes to Poverty, Child Poverty,...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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    Gigs @ the WEF: Carol Laula

    One of Scotland’s leading singer-songwriters, Carol Laula’s engaging performing style has also helped to make her a favourite with audiences in Scotland and beyond. Laula, who is involved with teaching young people at music workshops throughout Scotland, is...

    • Posted 5 years ago
  • Kelvin Hall
    Four things you (maybe) didn’t know about the Kelvin Hall

    Work is due to start this summer on a £60m transformation of the Kelvin Hall into a state-of-the-art sporting and cultural venue, that will also provide logistical support for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, writes Ginny Clark....

    • Posted 5 years ago
  • More than a Game – Cup for it

    Kelvingrove will open up the exhibition More than a Game – How Scotland Shaped World Football much later than usual ahead of what is an exciting weekend for the sport’s fans. The special opening session is on...

    • Posted 5 years ago
  • The Great Gatsby
    The Great Gatsby … a tale for our times

    The Great Gatsby review, by RUTH ALLEN.  You can’t repeat the past… but you can re-imagine and recreate it, as in director Baz Luhrmann’s lavish, bold, brilliant, beautiful film version of The Great Gatsby – very much...

    • Posted 5 years ago
  • Maryhill FC, Lochburn Park
    Maryhill magic … Hill are on the rise

    Partick Thistle aren’t the only club  lifting West End fans’ spirits this season, writes Ginny Clark, as a new chapter begins at the other end of Maryhill Road at Lochburn Park. Maryhill didn’t manage to grab the...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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    May Day … an international celebration

    Glasgow’s May Day celebrations – plus the usual stalls and entertainment – will take place in the O2 Academy in Eglinton Street on Sunday, May 5. The May Day march will assemble at 11.30am in George Square before...

    • Posted 5 years ago
  • West End Festival … in the pink

    The much-loved Mardi Gras Parade will be back in all its glory as the main event on the West End Festival programme on June 9. A public appeal helped the Festival secure funding for the Parade Day – and the...

    • Posted 5 years ago