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West End Festival 2014


Sunday 1st – Sunday 29th June
Glasgow’s Largest Multicultural Event with new venues, new performers – the wonderful Mardi Gras Parade with 500 costumed participants, bands, street foods and stalls – Byres Road on 8th June. Gibson Street Gala on Sunday 1st, Cottiers Chamber Project, walks, talks, music, film and literary events Plus community programme. It’s going to be great.
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Natural Resistance CCA Wed 18 May 2016

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Wed 18 May 2016 CCA 6.30pm, Free but ticketed, Cinema 12+ 0141 352 4900 Four Italian winegrowers have encountered fierce resistance. Not everyone believes in their struggle for an ecologically progressive, economically just and historically rich expression of Italian agriculture. 10 years after Mondovino, the wine world has changed just like the world itself. The […]

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My Skinny Sister 5 – 7 January, 2015 GFT

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My Skinny Sister 5 – 7 January, 2016 The feature debut of writer-director Sanna Lenken explores the impact of a teenage girl’s eating disorder on the rest of her family, told from the perspective of her younger sister Stella. On the cusp of adolescence, 12-year-old Stella looks up to her talented and popular older sister […]

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Raintown and Guests C C Music Otago Street, 14 June, 2015

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Raintown and Guests C C Music33 Otago Street, G12 8JJ Sunday 14 June 2:00pm Free Event. www.ccmusicshop.co.uk Eight awards in 3 years, including the recent British Country Music Award’s (BMCA) for ‘Entertainer of the Year’ and ‘Female Vocalist of the Year,’ ‘Raintown’ are fast gaining the reputation as one of the hottest Country acts in […]

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20th West End Festival launches with celeb support and biggest line-up yet

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 The West End Festival (WEF) launches today (Friday, 5 June 2015) with its biggest and boldest line-up to-date, celebrating 20 years of being Glasgow’s favourite festival. The Kelpies return home and a world premier is planned! The biggest date in the Festival programme is Festival Sunday and the Mardi Gras Parade, which has seen up […]

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The Children’s Wood, Great Food Festival and Gala, 7 June, 2015

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This family friendly event is perfect for chilling out closer to nature. There will be music, workshops on growing your own vegetables, composting and permaculture, blind fruit and vegetable tasting by Asda, activities by Knit Wild, Great Runner Bean Race, the Annual Dog Show, prizes for the best dressed vegetable and more… Children’s Wood, Clouston […]

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West End Festival: All over for another year

GLASGOW’S FAVOURITE FESTIVAL FLOURISHES ONCE AGAIN The 19th West End Festival (WEF) finished on a high yesterday, (29th June, 2014) after a month of OVER 400 cultural and community events, with a free music event in the recently refurbished Kelvingrove bandstand. The public appetite for big outdoor celebrations reached a peak with tens of thousands […]

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West End Festival Closing Event at Kelvingrove Bandstand Sunday 29th June

West End Festival Closing Event at Kelvingrove Bandstand Sunday 29th June, 2014 See: Competition for Local Bands Glasgow’s favourite and biggest cultural event, the West End Festival, has announced a closing event to take place this weekend on Sunday, 29 June at Kelvingrove bandstand, sponsored by CC Music and supported by Glasgow Life. This free […]

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Cottiers Dance Project, 26 June, 2014

Cottier Dance Project – Watch This Space Cottiers theatre Thursday June 26th, 8:30 p.m. This exciting evening will showcase new, short excerpts by choreographers and dancers who create their own work. Programme:Fragments – LoosmoreNew work – DavidsonDouble E – HawkinsT-his and T-hat – Fuora Dance ProjectGo Get’em Kid – Russell £5 Buy tickets Full details […]

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Mary Ann Kennedy, Lorne Macdougall and Finlay Wells Kelvinside Hillhead Church Friday 27 June

Mary Ann Kennedy, Lorne Macdougall and Finlay Wells Kelvinside Hillhead Church Friday 27 June, 2014 7:30pm Tickets £10 or £8 conc In advance from Eventbrite or at the door • The soaring acoustics of this iconic west end church provide a unique setting in which to hear a stunning traditional music programme from three of […]

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Terry Neason: Celtic Kisses, Slaps ‘n’ Tickles, OranMor, Thu 26th Of Jun 2014

Terry Neason: Celtic Kisses, Slaps ‘n’ Tickles Thu 26th Of Jun 2014 – Live Music @ The Venue OranMor Celtic Kisses, Slaps ‘n’ Tickles: Award winning Diva, Terry Neason, performs a roller-coaster collection of Celtic and Country songs, poems, wit and wisdom. As well as originals, including classics, ballads and belters. “Fantastically talented; her voice […]

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Queen Margaret Drive Gala West End Festival 28 and 29 June

Queen Margaret Drive Street Festival Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 June, 2014 12:00pm – 6.00 p.m. On the last week-end of the West End Festival join in the fun organised by the Queen Margaret Drive Community Music, craft beer, authentic food, art and craft workshops, street stalls, vintage clothing, face painting and other children’s activities. […]

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St Louis Wee Literary Festival, Crime Night, Alex Gray Wed 25 June

Literary Muse at St Louis: Crime & Intrigue St Louis Cafe Bar Wednesday 25 June 8.00 p.m. www.stlouis-cafebar.co.uk Come and enjoy this Literary Evening of Crime and Intrigue, hosted by Linda Jackson , with word, song, good company and great chat. Special guest crime writer Alex Gray. Americana Music from Jim Byrne St Louis Cafe […]

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Final Week West End Festival 2014

More great events to catch in the final week West End Festival 2014 Programme of Events St Louis Wee Literary Festival, Crime Night, Alex Gray Wed 25 June Literary Muse at St Louis: Crime & Intrigue St Louis Cafe Bar Wednesday 25 June 8.00 p.m. www.stlouis-cafebar.co.uk Come and enjoy this Literary Evening of Crime and […]

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Comedy, Cocktails & Canapes Oran Mor 25th June

Comedy, Cocktails & Canapes Oran Mor top of Byres Road, G12 8QX Wednesday 25 Jun 7:30pm An intimate night of Comedy in The Brasserie Restaurant at Oran Mor, featuring some of the most exciting Up and Coming Comedians in the UK. Included in your ticket price are Cocktails and Canapes on arrival. 0141 357 6200 […]

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Allotments Open Day, West End Festival 2014

Kelvinside Allotments Open Day Julian Avenue, G12 0RB  Saturday 21 Jun 12:00pm www.kaaallotments.webs.com Annual WEF allotment open day for all the family. Julian Avenue site only. Plants and produce, tea and home baking Part of  West End Festival

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West End Festival: Literary Event, Partners in Crime at Cottiers 29 June

Partners in Crime – West End Festival Literary Event Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 3:00pm  Cottiers    Partners in Crime. A heady mix of top Scottish crime writers at Cottier’s Theatre Sunday 29 June 3pm -featuring Caro Ramsay. Craig Robertson, Russel D McLean. Free West End Festival closing event. Cottiers, 93/95 Hyndland Street, Glasgow G11 5PX […]

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Bring Your Own Seat Cinema: Chariots of Fire, University of Glasgow, Saturday 28 Jun 9:30pm

Bring Your Own Seat Cinema: Chariots of Fire University of Glasgow, east Quadrangle, University Avenue Saturday 28 Jun 9:30pm After the success of last year’s BYOS at Hillhead Library, the Grosvenor Cinema takes over the University of Glasgow to bring you the most epic screening of “Chariots of Fire” you are ever likely to see. […]

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A West End Festival Wander, June 2014

I had a very enjoyable day yesterday (15.6.2014) taking in some West End Festival events. I started off at Paintings on Railings. The paintings, photographs and posters look great hanging on the railings at Glasgow’s Botanic Gardens and it brings a lovely bohemian feel to the Botanics, showcases the work of local artists and gives […]

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West End Festival: Spotlight on Cinemas, Partick Library 17 June 6.30 p.m.

Spotlight on Cinemas Partick Library 305 Dumbarton Road, G11 6AB Tuesday 17 Jun 6:30pm No advance booking. For more information call 0141 334 6361 www.fgw.org.uk Gordon Barr, editor of ScottishCinemas.org highlights the architectural history of cinema, including converted roller-skating rinks, the earliest purpose-built halls, and the peculiarly Scottish “back court” theatres, with a focus on […]

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The Cottier Chamber Project Bite-Sized Bach Alison McGillivray Hunterian Art Gallery 16 Jun 1.10 p.m.

The Cottier Chamber Project Bite-Sized Bach Alison McGillivray Hunterian Art Gallery82 Hillhead Street, G12 8QQ Monday 16 Jun 1:10pm Free unticketed (100 places) http://www.cottierchamberproject.com/ccp/gig/bach6/ Programme:Johann Sebastian Bach: Suite No. 6 in D major, BWV 1012Throughout music history, there are a handful of composers whose genius has an influence for centuries to come.  Johann Sebastian Bach  […]

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West End Festival 2014 Paintings on Railings

WEF 2014   Paintings on Railings Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th June 2014 Glasgow Botanic Gardens, Queen Margaret Drive, Glasgow G12 0EU It’s Paintings on Railings19th birthday! Part of the West End Festival. Artists whose work will be on display and for sale includes: Allan RichardsonStephen O’NeillLynne ScobbielPeter GilliesJenny Handley Plus Many More If you are […]

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West End Festival: Guided Walks Partick & Dowanhill Sunday 15 June 7:00pm

Guided Walks Partick & Dowanhill Sunday 15 June 7:00pm West End and surrounding area, G12 8TL0141 334 6354 Fiona Sinclair, past president of the Glasgow Institute of Architects, describes the features and styles portrayed in the much-loved Victorian and Edwardian tenements and terraces of Partick and Dowanhill. Please get a ticket in advance from Barretts […]

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Galloway Artisans, Queens Cross Church, West End Festival 2014

Galloway Artisans Queens Cross Church, Sun 8 – 22 June 10am – 5pm Weekdays 1pm – 5pm Weekends www.lifeslittleironies.co.uk Life’s Little Ironies Gallery in Whithorn presents “Galloway Artisans”, a selling exhibition of artists and makers based in Galloway. Our artists have all been chosen for the high quality and creativity of their work and some […]

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West End Festival: Continues until 29th June, 2014

The West End Festival runs until Sunday, 29 June, so there’s still plenty of time to book yourself tickets for a film, attend one of our literary events, go to a Cottier Chamber Project concert or pick one of the other 200+ events in the programme. Get your dancing shoes on! 22 – 27 June […]

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Liz Lochhead, Literary Lates, Cottiers, June 13th, 2014

Liz Lochhead Literary Lates Cottiers, June 13th, 2014, 10 p.m. Headlining The West End Festival Literary Lates series, a unique late night cabaret event with the Scots Makar. Liz will perform excerpts from her play Mary Queen of Scots Got Her Head Chopped Off. A topical play for the debate on Scottish Independence. An unmissable […]

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Poetry in the Park with Glasgow Women’s Library 12th June, 2014, An Clachan, West End Festival

Poetry in the Park with Glasgow Women’s Library 12th June, 2014, 7 p.m. – 8.30 p.m.  Hosted by Magi Gibson Poetry Reading in Kelvingrove Park, at An Clachan. Reading will be Magi Gibson, Sheila Templeton, :Leela Soma, Nicola Burkhill and Ellen McAteer. Outside if sunny, in An Clachan if wet. Glasgow Women’s Library An Clachan […]

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West End Festival Confirms Its ‘identity’ With Thousands Of Revellers, Sunday 8th June, 2014

Mardi Gras Parade at West End Festival Today, Sunday, 8 June, the West End Festival has once again pulled off aspectacular parade, with over 500 participants from across Glasgow. This isthe second weekend of the festival which kicked off on Sunday, 1 June withlocal favourite, Gibson Street Gala. This year’s parade theme, ‘Identity’, was interpreted […]

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West End Festival 2014: Kelvingrove Bandstand Restoration Hillhead Library Thursday 26 Jun 6:30pm

Kelvingrove Bandstand Restoration Hillhead Library Thursday 26 Jun 6:30pm Part of West End Festival  http://www.westendfestival.co.uk No advance booking. For more information call 0141 334 6370 www.fgw.org.uk Built in 1924, Kelvingrove Bandstand and Amphitheatre hosted an extraordinary variety of live music and performance until closure in the 1990s due to disrepair. With support from the public, […]

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Bohub Bridge Gala Day Saturday 14th June, Belmont Lane, Kelvinbridge

Bohub Bridge Gala Day Saturday 14th June for our first annual Bridge Gala Day. Belmont Lane, Kelvinbridge Local businesses including The Bohub, The Coach House Trust and Twa Burds Soaps will be coming together to provide a family fun day including a bouncy castle, face painting, craft stalls, gardening market, children’s workshops and demonstrations, live […]

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West End Festival: Dancers on Canvas Christo’s Gallery and Gifts Sunday 08 Ju

Dancers on Canvas Christo’s Gallery and Gifts  Sunday 08 June, 2014 11:30am Sunday 08 Jun 1:00pm (two sessions) The popular figurative artist Hazel Bowman will demonstrate how she creates her wonderful paintings of dance and the human form. Free entry  Christo’s Gallery 595 Great Western Road, Kelvinbridge, G4 0141 579 0004 | www.christosgallery.com Christo’s on Facebook […]

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