Nominate your new community councillors by the end of the week

Glasgow City Council is currently seeking nominations for community councillors in 16 areas across the city, all before the end of this week. . Nominations for the elections will close on 16 September 2016. Election meetings will take place in each of the areas in October (details to come once nomination deadline has passed) to appoint qualified residents More...

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By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, November 2nd, 2013
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Remembrance Day Service to be held in George Square

Glasgow’s Lord Provost Sadie Docherty will lead the Remembrance Sunday service in George Square on Sunday 10 November. Members of the public are invited to observe the ceremony, during which Glasgow’s More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, November 2nd, 2013
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Bellahouston Park gets a new rose sculpture

The Mackintosh-themed rose has been skilfully carved by sculptor Robert Coia with help from Pirie Park Primary pupils. It is one of 11 intricate hand-made oak timber sculptures being installed in each of More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, November 2nd, 2013
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12 candidates for Shettleston by-election

Twelve candidates will contest the by-election in the Shettleston ward of Glasgow City Council on 5 December 2013. Nominations have now closed and the list of candidates is as follows: Charles Baillie, Britannica Tommy More...

By Louise Wilson On Saturday, November 3rd, 2012
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City Council pays thousands in compensation

A Freedom of Information request revealed that Glasgow City Council have paid £72 000 over the past two years in compensation cash for their own staff. The figure comes as part of a wider trend in Scotland, in More...

By Susannah Radford On Saturday, June 2nd, 2012
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Glasgow City Council approves £3.3million for Shawlands Town Centre Action Plan

The Glasgow City Council Executive Committee approved spending capital funds of £3.3million towards the Shawlands Town Centre Action Plan this week. The sum is to be spent over the next five years and the council More...

By Susannah Radford On Thursday, April 19th, 2012
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Local resident urges council to resurrect Friends of Queen’s Park Group

As Queen’s Park gets set to celebrate its 150th anniversary, one concerned resident has been engaging with the Glasgow City Council calling for short and long term improvements to the park, including the reinvigoration More...

By Susannah Radford On Friday, April 13th, 2012
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Push to get Shawlands Town Centre Action Plan moved forward

There is still hope that the Shawlands Town Centre Action Plan will be included in this month’s Glasgow City Council’s Executive Committee agenda, it was reported at the Shawlands and Strathbungo Community More...

By admin On Sunday, April 8th, 2012
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Local Elections 2012 – Labour election agent’s comments ‘devastating’

Local government elections take place on 3 May 2012 and there is already a bitter contest hotting up at The City Chambers. The SNP have said that online comments made by the man behind Labour’s biggest election More...

By admin On Sunday, March 4th, 2012
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SNP lament Glasgow Labour’s woes

LAMONT STAYS SILENT AFTER YET MORE BULLYING ALLEGATIONS As Johann Lamont prepared to address her first Scottish Labour conference as leader this weekend, further questions were raised by the SNP over her authority More...