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    Looking for Evelyn – Maggie Ritchie’s evocative new novel

    Childhood memories of life in Africa have proved a powerful inspiration for Glasgow author and journalist Maggie Ritchie in her second novel Looking For Evelyn, which is published on Thursday (June 22), writes Ginny Clark. Looking For Evelyn is the story of journalist Chrissie Doherty who...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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    Clyde art students get the picture at Kelvingrove

    Glasgow Clyde College students enjoyed a four-week residency at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum where they developed contemporary pieces based on the building, its history, and collections. The project, the first between Glasgow Clyde College and Kelvingrove,...

    • Posted 4 months ago
  • West End Festival 22 – the party’s started

    This year’s West End Festival gets underway today and runs until June 25 with more than 400 events taking place in 75 venues – many of them free. Weekend highlights include the Vinicombe Street Community Day and the Woodland Fun Day at the Children’s...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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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...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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    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 6 months ago
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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 6 months ago
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    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 6 months ago
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    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...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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    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 6 months ago
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    Gibson Street Gala – get ready for a fun-packed Sunday

    Another fun-packed Gibson Street Gala gets underway at noon on Sunday with music, games, exhibitions, food and loads of stalls to enjoy all afternoon until 6pm. There will be loads of events at the three Kidzones in...

    • Posted 1 year ago