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April 18, 2018

The Store Interiors, Anniesland, Glasgow

26 Munro Pl, Glasgow G13 2UP Telephone: 0141 950 1333 Email www.thestoreinteriors.co.uk River Bedroom Range Freshen up your bedroom for spring with the newly arrived River Bedroom range. Available in Ivory and Putty painted finishes with solid oak tops and metal handles. It is fresh, clean and well constructed. On display in our Anniesland showrooms […]

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April 17, 2018

‘Growing and Dying’ a tribute to the writer Janet Paisley edited by Linda Jackson

The book is a tribute to the award winning writer Janet Paisley. It is a combination of essays, poems and biography. The writers include, Professor Alan Riach, Tom Leonard, James Robertson, Alan Bissett and Sheila Templeton to name a few. ‘I think of Janet as the sister I never had and when she told me […]

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April 12, 2018

Radical Film Network 6818 Launch, Glasgow

May Day – Tuesday 1 May, 2018 at 7 p.m. citizenM, 60 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G2 3BW Radical Film Network Scotland commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of 1968, a tumultuous year in politics and cinema. Anti-Vietnam protests rocked the world and students rioted with workers in Paris, as tanks rolled into Prague to quell its spring. […]

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April 11, 2018

SWG3 presents Yardworks Festival 2018 – Graffiti – Street – Design

Saturday 12th May 11am – 9pm Sunday 13th May 11am – 8pm SWG3, 100 Eastvale Place, G3 8QG Tickets: Buy tickets for Saturday Buy tickets for SundayAfter the massive success of last year’s event, SWG3 are excited to announce the return of Scotland’s largest gathering of graffiti and street art, taking place in the Galvanizers […]

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April 10, 2018

The Pyramid at Anderston, New Logo Competition

A space to connect, create and celebrate The Pyramid Anderston would like a new logo to be designed by someone who lives locally in Anderston or Finnieston… If you live in G3-7 and G3-8 and would like to take part in the competition  please submit your logo ideas by FRIDAY 25 MAY to: enquiries@thepyramid.org.uk  Tel: […]

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April 6, 2018

Isle of Dogs, Glasgow Film Festival 2018 – review by Rachelle Atalla

Isle of Dogs – A review by Rachelle Atalla Anyone who has watched a Wes Anderson film will be aware that it’s best to leave scepticism at the door and embrace his bizarre and whimsical world. Isle of Dogs is no exception. I’ll admit that I wasn’t the greatest fan of Anderson’s first attempt at […]

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April 1, 2018

Thank Funk It’s Friday, Partick

Partick Bowling and Community Club Friday 27 April, 2018 – 7.30 p.m. – 12.00 a.m. Activate your April with the Force of the Funk! Follow the faithful to Thank Funk It’s Friday – your favourite feast of funk’n’soul dance-jazz grooviness located in and around 1974, from the makers of Soul Bowl. Timeless vintage vinyl 45s […]

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March 31, 2018

Jim and Pat’s Podcast: Glasgow West End – Jim talks to Ian Smith of Last Night From Glasgow

Ian Smith from the record label Last Night From Glasgow: Part One. JPWEC Episode Three March 30, 2018 In this episode I chat with Ian Smith from the record label, ‘Last Night From Glasgow (LNFG)’. The label was set up in 2016 and has had phenomenal success in a very short period of time. Since 2016 LNFG have […]

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March 28, 2018

Dumbarton Waterfront Path

  New 25 million waterfront path linking Dumbarton Town Centre with Dumbarton Rock The town of Dumbarton, the River Leven and the area between the town and the Rock and Castle is rich in industrial history and heritage and at one time, these industries included shipbuilding, production and manufacturing. These industries contributed significantly to the […]

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March 19, 2018

Unbuilt Mackintosh, The Hunterian

8 March – 3 June 2018 Unbuilt Mackintosh showcases stunning architectural models based on the unbuilt designs of Scottish architect, designer and artist Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868-1928). Demonstrating Mackintosh’s architectural vision, the models have been crafted by current Scottish model makers, with their precise dimensions meticulously drawn from Mackintosh’s drawings and documentation. The display combines models […]

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March 15, 2018

Big Fun in the Big House + Hip Hop shorts & Tomboy After Party, Civic House, Glasgow Short Film Festival

17 March, 2018 Civic House, Glasgow Canal area. 26 Civic Street, G4 9RH In 1986 Dutch broadcasting organisation VPRO sent director Bram van Splunteren and journalist Marcel Vanthilt off to New York to document the budding hip hop scene, which was then on the brink of ascending to its golden age peak. Cue an exclusive […]

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March 11, 2018

Glasgow Short Film Festival 2018

14 – 18 March, 2018 Scotland’s biggest celebration of short film will be pulling an all-nighter as it hosts an otherworldly overnight screening of Thai director Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s dream-like movies. Best known for the Palme d’Or-winning Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives, Weerasethakul has specially curated four programmes of his short films, weaving […]

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March 6, 2018

Stars for Starchild, Fundraiser 10 March, 2018

EVENT RESCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY 10 MARCH – NETHERLEE CHURCH 12 p.m– 5 p.m. Come join a very special day at Netherlee Church meeting the ‘Stars’ Chewbacca, Storm-troopers, Darth Vader, Captain Phasma, Batman, Dalek, Spiderman, R2D2 and many more. Get autographs and photographs with your favourite character. Guest appearance new R2D2 Dress as your favourite Star […]

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February 6, 2018

Glasgow West End: Glasgow Film Festival, Aye Write!, Valentine’s Day and Creative Conversations

Without doubt this is my favourite time to be in Glasgow. The weather’s not the best for wandering in our parks, although, it’s bright and sunny today. However, there’s plenty for me to do indoors. We’ve got some great festivals in town that people flock to the city for Celtic Connections, Glasgow Film Festival and […]

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February 3, 2018

CULTURE MINISTERS WELCOME IRISH MUSICIANS TO SCOTLAND GB18

Part of GB18: Promoting Irish Arts in Britain  (Glasgow, Scotland. Friday, February 2, 2018) Ireland’s Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan T.D. today launched a special year of Irish arts and culture in Britain – GB18: Promoting Irish Arts in Britain. Minister Madigan was joined by Scottish Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism […]

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