COP26 – Homestay hosts urged to sign up

Scottish households are being urged to open their doors to delegates attending COP26, helping to widen access to the summit by providing affordable accommodation. Almost 700 households have already signed up to be part of the COP26 Homestay Network, which is operated independently of The Scottish Government by non-profit organisations. By More...

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By admin On Wednesday, October 6th, 2021

COP26 – Get Ready Glasgow launched to keep the city moving

Scotland’s Transport Minister, Graeme Dey, began a campaign – Get Ready Glasgow – on Wednesday to provide details of where to get the most up to date travel information and advice.  The intention More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 5th, 2021

COP26 – Pathway to Paris concert to open the conference

Pathway to Paris in collaboration with Regular Music announced a special concert on 31 October at the Theatre Royal in Glasgow.  This concert will help to open the United Nations Climate Change Conference More...

By admin On Thursday, September 30th, 2021

COP26 – Welcome to Glasgow

Ahead of the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) in Glasgow from 31 October to 12 November 2021, the leader of Glasgow City Council, Cllr Susan Aitken has released a video welcoming delegates More...

By admin On Monday, September 27th, 2021

COP26 – police divers making the river safe in preparation

Waterways are being searched by specialist officers from Police Scotland’s Dive and Marine Unit in the lead up to COP26. Highly skilled police divers, who are able to search in confined spaces as well as capture More...

By admin On Friday, September 17th, 2021

COP26 – Jaguar Land Rover to provide electric vehicles

COP26 has announced that Jaguar Land Rover has become an official partner of the conference and will supply electric vehicles to transport world leaders and delegates. Jaguar Land Rover will be providing a fleet More...

By admin On Monday, June 29th, 2020

Safety of asylum seekers in Glasgow under discussion

In Glasgow on Friday a Sudanese man was shot dead by police. Badreddin Abadlla Adam was 28 and he had stabbed a number of people at the Park Inn Hotel on West George Street. On Friday Chief Constable Iain More...

By admin On Thursday, June 18th, 2020

Loganair start up Belfast route

Loganair today announced the addition of Glasgow to its portfolio of Scottish destinations from George Best Belfast City Airport. The service – a double daily Monday to Friday and on Sundays with a single More...

By admin On Thursday, February 15th, 2018

New political resource launched in Glasgow

A new online resource on the popular political culture of Scotland in the 19th and early 20th centuries will be officially launched later today. A new website called The People’s Voice has been created by staff More...

By admin On Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Patrick aims to turn the town green!

The co-convener of the Green Party in Scotland and Glasgow MSP Patrick Harvie launches his Westminster campaign today outside Glasgow University. Harvie, who represents Glasgow at Holyrood, would become the first More...