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Programme: Glasgow Short Film Festival 2015

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11th _ 15th March, 2015 Glasgow’s Annual Celebration of Short Film Hosting biggest programme todate with over 200 films including six world premieres and twelve UK premierest . The Scottish premieres of unique walking tour A Wall Is A Screen and the stunning Vertical Cinema, plus a focus on new Ukrainian voices, Greg Hemphill hosting […]

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Press Launch, Glasgow Film Festival, 2015

Glasgow Film Festival launches 2015 programme.

Download Glasgow Film Festival Brochure 18th February – 1st March, 2015 174 events including 11 world premieres I went along tonight to the launch of  for the eleventh Glasgow Film Festival – the programme looks brilliant. Described as ‘an exciting, innovative, audience-focused festival packed with UK, European and World premieres’. The opening gala will show […]

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A Play A Pie and A Pint, Spring– Summer Programme, 2015

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Glasgow’s wonderful  lunchtime theatre at OranMor OranMor (Top of Byres Road), G12. Show Times Monday – Saturday 1pm(Doors 12pm/12.30pm on Mondays) Ticket Prices Monday £12.50 Tuesday £12.50 Wednesday £10 Thursday £12.50 Friday £12.50 Saturday £14 Ticket price includes a drink (beer, wine or soft drink) plus a pie or vegetarian quiche. Book online Box Office […]

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Burns Celebrations Events for all the Family, Kelvingrove Art Gallery, 17/18 January, 2015

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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Argyle Street, Argyle Street, Glasgow West End Celebrate the Bard at Kelvingrove With an afternoon of songs, rhymes and craft activities for all the family. Discover the wonderful characters created in the poems of Robert Burns. 1 – 4 p.m. Sat and Sun 17/18 January.

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Dandy’s Delicatessen, Clarkston

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‘Getting ready for Burns Night? – mix up tradition and dare to pair our Stilton pots with the incomparable Macsween haggis’ I don’t always hang around the West End and particularly enjoy a sortie across the river to Glasgow’s Southside.  I’m fairly familiar with Shawlands, the Gorbals and Govan but the other day I took […]

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Into The New 2015 The Arches, Mon 12 – Thu 15 Jan 2015

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The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and The Arches present Into The New 2015 A festival of cutting edge performance The Arches, 253 Argyle Street, G2 8DL Mon 12 – Thu 15 Jan 2015 | 6pm – 10pm | Festival Pass: £16 Day pass: £5 (call 0141 565 1000 to book) Into The New 2015 – […]

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Mother India At Home, Recipes Pictures Stories, review by Pat Byrne

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Mother India at Home Recipes Pictures Stories by Monir Mohammed & Martin Gray Mother India at Home takes the reader right to the heart of Glasgwegians’ love of Indian Restaurants. Beautifully illustrated and introduced by the acclaimed Scottish photographer, Martin Gray, it tells the story of Monir Mohammed and his much loved Mother India restaurants […]

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Franco-German Film Series: Absurdistan CCA Wed 14 January 2015

Franco-German Film Series:Absurdistan CCA Wed 14 January 2015 7pm, £2.40 (£1.40 Students, Members of the Goethe-Institut / Alliance Française) + 60p booking fee, CinemaAges 18+Book online / 0141 352 4900 Franco-German Film Series:Under the Rainbow Wed 4 February 2015 Aya (Kristýna Maléřová) and Temelko (Maximilian Mauff) have been betrothed since childhood. Their first night of […]

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Le Chalet Beaumartin, Glasgow West End

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Le Chalet Beaumartin 518 Great Western Road, Glasgow, G12 8ELhttp://lechaletbeaumartin.co.uk The sister restaurant of Le Bistro Beaumartin in Hope Street has now opened a new eighteen seat restaurant at Kelvinbridge, Glasgow West End. Something different and indulgent – specialists in French raclette, cheese fondue, soups, desserts including chocolate fondue. There’s also a deli selling saucisson, foie gras […]

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Christmas is Coming: Glasgow West End, December 2014

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Christmas Is Coming Sixteen days till Christmas and Glasgow is very festive; the streets are decorated, the shops are very enticing and there’s lots of entertainment in town. We’re getting in the mood and Jim and I went along to see Get Santa with Ryan – a nice old fashioned, feelgood movie with some great […]

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Glasgow City Tours: Behind the Scenes at Glasgow Central Station

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Behind the Scenes at Glasgow Central Station Glasgow’s 135 year old Central Station is Scotland’s busiest train station. In 2012 Door Open Day held tours of the station which sold out instantly. Now more extensive tours have been organised lasting 90 minutes and costing £10. Profits from the tour will help pay for improvements at […]

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Ruth Nicol Three Rivers Meet RGI Exhibition runs 8 until 29 November 2014

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Ruth Nicol Three Rivers Meet RGI Exhibition runs 8 until 29 November 2014 Ruth Nicol, inspired by Alexander Moffat’s 1980’s painting ‘Poets’ Pub’, investigates thelandscapes of the seven great Scottish poets; Hugh MacDiarmid, Edwin Morgan,Norman MacCaig, Sorley Maclean, George Mackay Brown, Robert Garioch andIain Crichton Smith.  Ruth has captured the vast and varied landscapes of Scotlandduring an intense […]

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Alasdair Gray, From the Personal to the Universal, Kelvingrove, 11 October, 2014 – 22 February, 2015

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Alasdair Gray Life’s Work Retrospective  From the Personal to the Universal Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum Opens Saturday 11th October until February 22nd, 2015 Celebration of Alasdair Gray’s work at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is delighted to be staging this major ‘life’s work’ retrospective in celebration of Alasdair Gray’s 80th birthday in December. The […]

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Win tickets to Country Living Christmas Fair, SECC

 Win tickets to Country Living Christmas Fair SECC 20 – 23 November, 2014 12 Pairs of Tickets to Be Won Country Living Christmas Fair is back at SECC, Glasgow from 20 – 23 November 2014.  This annual celebration of all things festive is viewed as the official start of Christmas by many loyal visitors and a […]

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