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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 1 year ago
  • Partick Salvation Army showcases designer upcycled clothing

    The Salvation Army Trading Company’s flagship store in Partick is showcasing work by two Scottish designers who have transformed unwanted clothing donated to the charity into striking high-fashion collections. These specially-created  Zero Waste fashion collections, challenging perceptions of textile waste,...

    • Posted 2 years ago
  • Glasgow Accies pitch in to celebrate arrival of Webb Ellis Cup

    Glasgow Academy, representing Glasgow Academicals, and West Under 18s, representing the West of Scotland FC, met for a match at Scotstoun yesterday to celebrate the arrival of the Webb Ellis Cup. This trophy commemorates the famous incident on...

    • Posted 3 years ago
  • Paulin Watches: Turning back time in Partick

    Paulin Watches have launched their debut collection of timepieces – all designed and assembled in their Partick workshop. Watchmaking was once a thriving industry in the UK. And Paulin Watches say they have an ambitious plan to bring the manufacture of affordable, high quality watches...

    • Posted 4 years ago
  • Pop-Up Soda Shop … a fizzing enterprise

    The Pop-Up Soda Shop and Cocktail Emporium has been an exciting addition to the local bar scene for the past six weeks, writes Ginny Clark. The concept was  dreamed up by ambitious duo Mehrab Fakouri and Matthew...

    • Posted 4 years ago
  • Craft beer: pumping new energy into our pubs

    The thirst for craft beer is re-energising and reshaping Glasgow’s pub scene, bringing a whole new meaning to the phrase ‘special brew’, writes Ginny Clark. From a few independent brewery pioneers bubbling up over the past decade,...

    • Posted 4 years ago
  • 100 years ago today – The Sterner Game

    Glasgow Accies’ last match of the 1913-14 season took place on March 28 at historic Hamilton Crescent, Partick, beating old city rivals West of Scotland 27-8, writes Hugh Barrow. 100 years ago today on September 7 1914 this letter, pictured,...

    • Posted 4 years ago
  • Community councils diary dates

    Summer’s not over yet but it’s not just the schools that will start gearing up for a new term soon – so will our community councils … Community councils have statutory rights of consultation so that means they play...

    • Posted 4 years ago
  • Bikes for hire scheme now launched

    Glasgow’s new £600,000 Mass Automated Cycle Hire (MACH) scheme was launched today with 400 bikes available for public hire at 31 locations across the city and additional temporary sites at six Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games venues. In the West End...

    • Posted 4 years ago
  • More development plans for Partick – see the exhibition

    Plans to create more student accommodation and another supermarket  in Partick will be exhibited on Tuesday to give local people the chance to offer their feedback. The development site, at the corner of Beith Street next to...

    • Posted 5 years ago