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  • Refugee Festival Scotland – celebrating a diverse and welcoming West End

    Refugee Festival Scotland is back for its 15th year with an array of events designed to bring communities across Glasgow and the country together. Produced by the Scottish Refugee Council, the three-week festival from June 3-21 celebrates the...

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    West End Festival’s Liz Scobie on 20 years of celebrating the arts

    In a live periscope broadcast by @westendreport yesterday, Liz Scobie, chairman of the West End Festival, explained why this annual celebration has now become “embedded in the psyche of local people”, writes Ginny Clark. As someone who knows...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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    Star role for Kelvingrove Bandstand in a summer of fun

    Kelvingrove Bandstand is set for a busy season as the West End gears up for a summer of festivals, music and dance … Once again this popular local venue will have a starring role in events at...

    • Posted 3 years ago
  • Glorious Gibson Street Gala kicks-off month-long West End Festival

    If it’s the Gibson Street Gala then it must be the West End Festival! The Gibson Street Gala kicks off the annual summer celebrations just a little earlier than usual – so don’t miss this fantastic family...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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    Glasgow Mela ready for 25th party in the park

    Glasgow’s Mela, Scotland’s biggest free multi-cultural festival, is celebrating 25 years this summer. The huge outdoor festival at Kelvingrove Park on Sunday, June 14 offers a diverse programme of music, dance and performance representing cultures from across the...

    • Posted 3 years ago
  • Western Infirmary & Yorkhill transfer and closures update

    With just over a week until the closure of the Western Infirmary accident and emergency department (A&E), the transfer of health services to the £842million South Glasgow hospitals (South Glasgow University Hospital and the Royal Hospital for Sick Children) is...

    • Posted 3 years ago
  • Frank To exhibition inspired by Machiavelli

    Frank To has been inspired by Machiavelli’s masterpiece The Prince in his latest work now in an exhibition at By Distinction Art Gallery in Byres Road. To has depicted a selection of key scenes from the famous book and features text...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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    Speirs Wharf focus for Living on Water

    Scottish Canals say the number of Scots living and working on our canals has quadrupled since launching their Living on Water initiative three years ago. The Forth and Clyde Canal at the regenerated Glasgow’s Speirs Wharf area is the latest...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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    Go WEST On The Corner of Woodlands …

    WEST on the Corner on Woodlands Road opened its doors this month, the second outlet for the award-winning brewery, bar and restaurant based in the old Templeton factory on Glasgow Green, writes Russell Stewart. After  four months of redevelopment...

    • Posted 3 years ago
  • BLOW team up with Topshop for free styling event

    Topshop are branching out to the West End for the first time in a special partnership with Finnieston salon #BLOW. With a window installation from next Thursday, Topshop X BLOW will be open to the public to view the collection and receive...

    • Posted 3 years ago