Tag archive for ‘local news’
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, December 22nd, 2014

Bin lorry mounts pavement in George Square causing number of fatalities

An incident is unfolding in George Square this afternoon where a number of Christmas shoppers may have been killed or injured just after 2.30pm by a bin lorry which reportedly mounted the pavement and came to rest More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, November 21st, 2014

First Minister starts tour in Glasgow

ACTS UNVEILED FOR BIGGEST DATE ON SNP TOUR LOU HICKEY, RED HOT CHILLI PIPERS AND DOUGIE MACLEAN TO PLAY The SNP has today announced the line-up for First Minister Nicola Sturgeon’s biggest tour event yet. The More...

By admin On Monday, February 24th, 2014

James Oswald book signing at The Avenue

  Best-selling crime writer James Oswald will be at The Avenue Shopping Centre in Newton Mearns to discuss and sign copies of The Hangman’s Song in a free event organised by Waterstone’s at Primavera on More...

By Douglas Greenwood On Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

GFF 2014: Stranger by the Lake (Alain Guiraudie, 2013)

  As the sun sets over the water in Stranger by the Lake, you are reminded  how cinema can greatly embody multiple genres. Presenting itself as an erotic story of lust and danger, it simultaneously ventures More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

Munro’s open mic night

Munro’s bar, in the west end of Glasgow, has launched a new open mic night hosted by singer songwriter sensation Tommy Reilly providing a new platform to showcase local talent. The 24-year old, who got his break More...

By admin On Monday, November 18th, 2013

Man jailed for Haghill murder

Patterson sentenced to life for murder of Paul Cunningham At the High Court at Glasgow today Stuart Arron Patterson was sentenced for the murder of Paul Cunningham in Glasgow in January of this year after being More...

By Nicola Scrimgeour On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

85a Collective goes to Edinburgh

Glasgow-based group 85a is ready to make its Edinburgh debut at Summerhall next month. The sound, art and performance collective stages elaborate happenings which are part art installation and part theatrical More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, November 2nd, 2013

Women’s Aid celebrates its 40th anniversary

WOMEN’S AID COMMENDED FOR FOUR DECADES OF REBUILDING VICTIMS’ LIVES   Women’s Aid have been commended on their 40th anniversary for their work in giving victims the support and protection More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Icelandair to increase flights from Glasgow airport

One of Glasgow Airport’s longest serving airlines has responded to an increase in demand by announcing it will increase seat capacity by 25% with the introduction of an additional weekly service in 2014. Icelandair More...