Tag archive for ‘Glasgow local news’
By admin On Monday, November 14th, 2016

Simon Community Scotland’s Rucksack and Handbag Appeal

A Scottish charity to help the homeless is looking for 500 sleeping bags this winter. They have also put out a call for rucksacks and handbags filled with essentials such as food, clothes and toiletries. The campaign run More...

By admin On Monday, September 26th, 2016

The Great City Swap begins today

Scotrail have launched a new campaign today to encourage you to go to Edinburgh. They are also suggesting that those living in Edinburgh will come here for the day. The Great City Swap is supported by the Glasgow More...

By admin On Monday, September 26th, 2016

Glasgow Childrens’ Hospital Charity appoints financial expert to board

  A director with investment managers Brewin Dolphin has joined the board of directors at Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity. With her financial expertise Vicki Drysdale hopes to help the charity in More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

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 More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

Delta now flies to JFK from Glasgow

Two weeks after Delta Air Lines started service between Edinburgh and New York-JFK, the U.S. airline has announced it will double its Scottish network in summer 2017 when it begins flying between Glasgow and the More...

By admin On Friday, March 11th, 2016

Leverndale patient missing

Yesterday 10 March 2016 Mr Lee McFadyen a restricted patient, absconded from Leverndale Hospital, 510 Crookston Road, Glasgow from a period of unescorted suspension of detention in the community. Mr McFadyen is More...

By Daniel Speirs On Wednesday, February 24th, 2016

The rise of Glasgow’s independent coffee culture

Glasgow last night played host to the launch of Scotland’s first Independent Coffee Guide, cementing its place as a major player on the speciality coffee scene.    Over 100 people packed into South Block More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Distant Voices – EP written by prisoners and musicians

Distant Voices, a project which has developed songwriting in Scottish prisons in an innovative exploration of punishment and reintegration, will be launched officially on Monday, November 9. The studio EP “Distant More...

By Reader On Monday, June 29th, 2015

Take The Leap with the Royal Marines in Glasgow

Scotland’s Commando Spirit Appeal is calling on participants to sign up for an eye-watering abseil from Glasgow’s Finnieston Crane with the Royal Marines on 25 July. Those who sign up by 3 July will get a discounted More...

By admin On Sunday, May 24th, 2015

BBC Music at The Quay comes to Glasgow

Stevie McCrorie, James Bay, Jamie Cullum, Deacon Blue, Lulu, Twin Atlantic and KT Tunstall are among an array of artists set to take part in the BBC’s five-day pop-up festival, BBC Music at the Quay in Glasgow More...