LateRooms.com Hotel Deals
Pat's Guide to Glasgow West End

Glasgow West End

Glasgow West End: Pat's Guide is a community site promoting this brilliant part of Glasgow. Find out what's on locally, learn about the restaurants, shops, pubs, galleries (including Kelvingrove), the architecture, people, places, live music and lots more.

Photo Gallery

View Jim's Latest West End Photos

PAT'S WEST END BLOG:

Creative Conversations, Monday Lunchtimes, University of Glasgow Chapel

university of glasgow

Autumn/Winter Programme, 2016 University Chapel, West Quadrangle, Main Building Gilmorehill Campus, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ Mon 12th December Graeme Macrae Burnett Monday 5 December: Andy Wightman  ‌Andy Wightman is a writer, researcher, analyst, commentator and activist on issues of land, power, governance, democracy and money.  He studied forestry at Aberdeen University and spent […]

Read the full story: Creative Conversations, Monday Lunchtimes, University of Glasgow Chapel

Christmas Panto, OranMor, The Princess and the Pie, Mon, 28 November, 2016 — Fri, 23 December, 2016

ppp-panto-new

OranMor, Byres Rd, Glasgow G12 8QX Mon, 28 November, 2016 — Fri, 23 December, 2016 By Morag Fullarton | Directed By Tony Cownie When Queen Jockina McTatty of Scone emerges from obscurity to find a bride for her son and heir, Prince Angus, the whole of Weegie Land is in thrown into a frenzy. Only […]

Read the full story: Christmas Panto, OranMor, The Princess and the Pie, Mon, 28 November, 2016 — Fri, 23 December, 2016

Curtains Up on Winter Windows, Thistle Gallery – Exhibition Runs Until 24 December, 2016

ian-elliot

‘CURTAINS UP ON OUR WINTER WINDOWS……. Thistle Gallery, Park Road, G4 9JF Open seven days a week through until Christmas Browse through their eclectic Christmas Show ‘Unwrapped’ which runs until Christmas Eve.’ As well as an exceptional array of original Scottish Contemporary Art hanging the spacious Gallery walls you will also find: JEWELLERY BY : […]

Read the full story: Curtains Up on Winter Windows, Thistle Gallery – Exhibition Runs Until 24 December, 2016

The Darkest Universe, GFT, Thursday 10 November, 2016

Zac is a lonely, highly-strung city trader on the edge of a psychological breakdown. He has lost his job, his girlfriend and, most devastatingly, his weird and wayward younger sister Alice, the only family he had left. Increasingly frustrated with the futile attempts of the police, Zac decides to take matters into his own inexpert […]

Read the full story: The Darkest Universe, GFT, Thursday 10 November, 2016

Jack and the Beanstalk, Knightswood Congregational Church, 23 – 26 November, 2016

jack-and-the-beqnstalk-knightswood

Pantomime time is fast approaching. Come along and share the adventure with Jack and his friends. Tickets £3 for children and £5 for adults. Discounts for groups. For more info email kccpanto@yahoo.com 12 Dunterlie Avenue, Glasgow G13 3BA  Event on Facebook

Read the full story: Jack and the Beanstalk, Knightswood Congregational Church, 23 – 26 November, 2016

Southside Film – The Bishop’s Wife, Pollok House with Christmas Dinner, 16 December, 2016

the-bishops-wife-jpg

THE BISHOP’S WIFE  (U, 109mins) WITH CHRISTMAS DINNER |         POLLOK HOUSE| 7.30PM | FRIDAY 16 DECEMBER 2016 | £40 Heavenly bells are ringing, jubilant choirs are singing, and Christmas joy is blanketing the world like freshly fallen snow. But the Yuletide spirit has yet to warm Bishop Henry Brougham’s Victorian home. Struggling […]

Read the full story: Southside Film – The Bishop’s Wife, Pollok House with Christmas Dinner, 16 December, 2016

Paul Rutherford, Personal Trainer/Lifestyle Coach – feature by Theresa Talbot

paul rutherford

I have to admit I’ve always been slightly scared of personal trainers; Convinced they’d make me do things I didn’t want to do and yell at me if I didn’t reach peak fitness in less time than it takes to throw off my high heels. But my opinion changed dramatically when I met Paul Rutherford. […]

Read the full story: Paul Rutherford, Personal Trainer/Lifestyle Coach – feature by Theresa Talbot

The Fiddler on the Roof, The Kings Theatre, 1 – 5 November, 2016.

captureblog

Matchmaker, Matchmaker, Make me a match, Find me a find, catch me a catch! The Glasgow Light Opera Club (GLOC) present the much loved ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ at The King’s Theatre, Glasgow!  We are delighted that GLOC have chosen to support Project Ability for the duration of this production, and will be fundraising at each […]

Read the full story: The Fiddler on the Roof, The Kings Theatre, 1 – 5 November, 2016.

Celtic Connections 2017 – Tickets now on Sale (27 October, 2016)

celtic-connections-tickets-on-sale-2017

  The programme for Celtic Connections 2017 has now been revealed! View the line-up & buy tickets at: www.celticconnections.com Eighteen days of concerts, ceilidhs, talks, art exhibitions, workshops, free events, late night sessions and a host of special one-off musical collaborations will once again light up the Scottish winter when Celtic Connections returns on 19 […]

Read the full story: Celtic Connections 2017 – Tickets now on Sale (27 October, 2016)

Fiona Alderman Blogging from Rural France: The Colours of the Dordogne

dordogne

We live in the Department of The Dordogne (24) in the Aquitaine Region of SW France and in the Perigord Noir!  Still following? It is a lot to take in I know. The word Dordogne means a long river which is a tributary of La Gironde and is made up of a hilly area,with medieval […]

Read the full story: Fiona Alderman Blogging from Rural France: The Colours of the Dordogne

Glasgow’s Radical Independent Bookfair Project not by the book CCA Fri 7 October – Sun 23 October 2016

glasgow-radical-independent-book-project-not-by-the-book

Fri 7 October – Sun 23 October 2016 Tue-Sat: 11am-6pm, Sun: 12noon-6pm (Closed Mondays) Free Related CCA Events James Kelman Dirt Road Thu 6 October 2016 Open Jar Collective Soil City Fri 7 October 2016 Variant Editorial Group Divergence and antagonism: cultural communication and democracy in Scotland Sat 8 October 2016 Leigh French & Neil […]

Read the full story: Glasgow’s Radical Independent Bookfair Project not by the book CCA Fri 7 October – Sun 23 October 2016

American Honey, GFT 14 – 27 October, 2016

GFT 14 – 27 October, 2016 Acclaimed visionary filmmaker Andrea Arnold (Fish Tank, Red Road) returns to the big screen with her first film set in America. Star, a teenage girl from a troubled home, runs away with a traveling magazine sales crew. Finding her feet in this gang of teenagers driving through the American […]

Read the full story: American Honey, GFT 14 – 27 October, 2016

Scotland After Brexit – Lessons From The Nordics, University of Edinburgh 29 October, 2016

scotland-after-breit-lessons-from-the-nordics

Chaired by Lesley Riddoch Website Scotland after Brexit — lessons from the Nordics George Square Theatre, University of Edinburgh, EH8 9LH Saturday October, 29th, 2016 12-5.30 p.m. Are you interested or indeed very worried about life after Brexit? If you are, the next Nordic Horizons event is for you. The Nordic nations manage to co-exist quite happily […]

Read the full story: Scotland After Brexit – Lessons From The Nordics, University of Edinburgh 29 October, 2016

Starchild. Preview Art for Auction, OanMor, Sunday 23 October, 2016

elliot

  Some of the fabulous art to view at preview reception for Art for Africa at Oran Mor Sunday 23rd Oct 2pm – 6pm. ‘Thanks to ALL the artists who support us, and you who buy these wonderful works!’ OranMor, Top of Byres Road, Glasgow G12 www.starchildcharity.com

Read the full story: Starchild. Preview Art for Auction, OanMor, Sunday 23 October, 2016

The King’s Theatre, Glasgow Programme Autumn 2016 – Spring 2017

kings-theatre-image-jpg

Fabulous programme in the run up to the festive season and a glimpse regarding what the new year will bring… King’s Theatre Programme Highlights See Full Programme of Shows King’s Theatre, 297 Bath Street, Glasgow, G2 4JN Sister Act (Mon 3 Oct-Sat 8 Oct 2016) ‘She wowed us while stepping into Whitney Houston’s shoes in […]

Read the full story: The King’s Theatre, Glasgow Programme Autumn 2016 – Spring 2017

Yorkhill

Pat's Latest News!

Some of the things I'm working on at the moment:

Pat’s Wander & Fouter

I enjoyed an Italian style toastie and a latte. Cafe Monza, 13 Vine St, Partick, Glasgow G11   Read [...]

I had a lovely time at the launch of the Curtains Up for Winter Windows Christmas Exhibition. Fabulo [...]

The heating’s on at Kelvingrove   Read more... Copyright ©  Wander & Fouter [...]

People out strolling round the pond     Read more... Copyright ©  Wander & Fouter [...]

Argyle Street Jewellery Arcade prepare for Christmas.   Read more... Copyright ©  Wander & Foute [...]

Pat's guide to the best businesses in the West

Pat's Guide Best In The West; highlights and promotes the very best businesses in the West End of Glasgow.

New Members:

More featured 'Best' businesses.

Are you the best in the West? Get in touch, we'd like to promote you.

New Featured Business Directory Listings

Submit your business listing

"I used to advertise in the yellow pages at great expense and didn't get as many enquiries as I do through my £25 ad with you!!"
Niall Anderson, Anderson Carpenters and Joiners

Categories

s2Member®