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  • Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar's Revenge
    Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge – a rip-roaring romp

    Hoist the mainsail and head off for another “rip-roaring romp” in Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge.  Echoing the magic of the original, this film “will delight those looking for a swashbuckling fun ride”, writes Ruth Allen. PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN:...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Children's wood
    The Children’s Wood – go wild this weekend

    As the West End Festival gets underway, there will be loads for families to enjoy at the Woodland Fun Day, at the Children’s Wood on North Kelvin Meadow this Saturday, June 3. There will be music from Brass Aye, Dancing With Trees...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Alien: Covenant
    Alien: Covenant – Fassbender outstanding in nerve-jangling horror

    Scary monsters alert – Alien: Covenant reminds us that “In space, no one can you hear scream” and, writes Ruth Allen,  this “nerve-jangling and “nail-biting” film boosts the “terror level to maximum”. Meanwhile political thriller Miss Sloane features a “mesmerising central performance” from...

    • Posted 1 month ago
  • Freereelin'
    Celtic Music Radio – house concert features Freereelin’

    Celtic Music Radio is hosting its fifth house concert next month at its Admiral Street studios in Glasgow. Three-piece ceilidh band Freereelin’ will bring their passion, fun and energetic music to the stage of the volunteer-led station,...

    • Posted 1 month ago
  • Fun day at Children’s Wood to raise awareness of EDS and HSD

    Ehlers-Danlos Support UK and Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome & Hypermobility Spectrum Disorder (EDS & HSD) Awareness Scotland have teamed up with Forestry Commission Scotland to host a special fun day at the Children’s Wood on Saturday (May 20). The event...

    • Posted 1 month ago
  • RussellBodega
    10 great venues for live music in the West End – Russell Stewart

    There’s no question why Glasgow is one of UNESCO’s (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation) music capitals of the world. We have a brilliantly vibrant, constantly renewing music scene, hosting acts both local and international from...

    • Posted 2 months ago
  • The Promise
    The Promise highlights little explored history of Armenian genocide

    The Promise is “a valuable memorial” to the Armenians who died as a result of Ottoman policies in 1915, writes Ruth Allen – “as well as a celebration of the lives of those who survived”. Also, a “mesmerising”...

    • Posted 2 months ago
  • Jim Kelman by Angela Catlin
    Angela Catlin: Natural Light II @HillheadLibrary

    Angela Catlin’s first book Natural Light was published in 1985 alongside an exhibition at the Edinburgh International Book Festival that later toured Scotland. Catlin’s powerful and atmospheric portraits of Scottish authors captured a golden era of Scottish literature. Now, just over 30 years later,...

    • Posted 2 months ago
  • Kibble Palace Botanic Gardens Glasgow
    The Botanic Gardens – 10 things you possibly didn’t know

    The hugely-popular Botanic Gardens are 200 this year and the anniversary will be marked by a special celebration on Saturday, May 20. It’s a great chance to find out more about the glorious gardens, with free entry...

    • Posted 2 months ago
  • Maryhill FC, Lochburn Park
    Maryhill – 5 reasons you should follow this team

    Famous Glasgow juniors side Maryhill , founded in 1884, play at Lochburn Park, Lochburn Road. Here are five more reasons to support this tenacious local team … 1 Maryhill midfielder Gavin Stokes scored one of the world’s fastest recorded goals in a...

    • Posted 2 months ago