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  • 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...

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  • 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 year ago
  • 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 1 year 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”...

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  • 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, writes Ginny Clark. Catlin’s powerful and atmospheric portraits of Scottish authors captured a golden era of Scottish literature. Now, just over...

    • Posted 1 year 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, writes Ginny Clark. It’s a great chance to find out more about the glorious gardens,...

    • Posted 1 year 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. writes Ginny Clark. Here are five more reasons to support this tenacious local team … 1 Maryhill midfielder Gavin Stokes scored one of the world’s fastest...

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  • West End Festival vintage bus
    West End Festival – get on board for the month-long party

    The West End Festival unfolds from Friday, June 2 this year with more than 400 events in 75 venues … But for the second year running, due to the cost involved, there is no Festival Parade –...

    • Posted 1 year ago