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May 3, 2021

Aye Write Programme 2021

Aye Write announces its full cast of authors for the digital book festival  2021 – 14 May to 16 May and 21 to 23 May.  Programme and Tickets Aye Write is Glasgow’s Book Festival and is produced by Glasgow Life, the charity which delivers culture and sport in the city.   The live book festival, usually held […]

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April 29, 2021

Woodlands Anti Racist Community Library Launch

Saturday, 1 May, 2021 – 11 a.m. until 1.30 p.m. Woodlands Community new Anti-Racist Community Library will officially open Satuday 1 May, 2021 in the Millennium Park. After this launch, the library will be located there fortnightly on Saturdays between 11am-1pm. Please come along for the in person launch and come check out a free […]

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April 28, 2021

Glasgow Film Theatre – reopening May 2021

Doors will be swinging open on Monday 24 May, 2021 subject to government guidelines. With the Oscars giving us a tantalising glimpse of what we’ve all been missing these past few months, staff at GFT are sure you’re as eager as they are to see this year’s slate of award-winning films in all their big […]

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April 28, 2021

Ghazal: Soul’s Food – Rizwan Akhtar

Ghazal: Soul’s Food In love fever/separation kills. Finding her/would ease the burning. Ibn Arabi   The last Apostle said about his first spouse “Khadijah is my soul’s food” this could be a word a Lover cares to say to his Beloved for soul’s food.   Those who are distracted by ways of the world need […]

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April 27, 2021

The Joan Eardley Centenary Celebration

Tuesday, 18 May 2021 – 3 p.m. until 4.30 p.m. Free Online Event – Register at Eventbrite The Hunterian,University of Glasgow, is delighted to be hosting the Joan Eardley Centenary, in partnership with The Scottish Women and the Arts Research Network About this Event Hosted by BBC Arts Correspondent Pauline McLean, this online event brings together an […]

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April 26, 2021

Linda Jackson, The Cabinet launch of poetry collection

11 May, 2021 – 7pm to 8.30pm Free event – Book via Eventbrite. Linda Jackson is joined by guest poets Sheila Templeton, Aoife Lyall and Eveline Pye. Introduced by Professor Willy Maley About this Event Red Squirrel Press invites you to the Zoom launch of Linda Jackson’s poetry: The Cabinet. ‘This is my late mum’s […]

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April 24, 2021

Femspectives Film Festival 2021 announces full programme

Femspectives Online Festival Week 23 – 25 April, 2021 The third annual Glasgow-based feminist film festival will host international feature films, short films, discussions and a Feminist Film Quiz Alongside a programme of international features and shorts, the festival will host a range of live discussions and a special Feminist Film Quiz. Highlights Highlights include […]

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April 19, 2021

Uptick in Global Volcanic Activity: Climate Change – Wully Davidson

Source http://volcanoes.usgs.gov/about/pglossary/LavaFountain.php   J.D.Griggs Kilauea Volcano, Hawaii Global volcanic activity has recently increased by 125%…. will it have any effect on climate change? There seems to have been an uptick in news stories of volcanoes erupting around the globe, recently. One small, but quite spectacular example, is the appearance of new fissures spewing lava from Geldingadalur […]

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April 10, 2021

Mother India Cafe & Open for Takeaway and Uber Eats

Mother India Cafe & Dining In BOOK AHEAD – tables for Mother India, Dining In and the Mother India’s Cafe in #Glasgow! https://motherindia.co.uk Mother India is Re-opening Opening Dates  Mother India’s Cafe – Monday the 26th, April,2021  call to reserve 0141 339 9145 Dining In – Thursday the 29th, April, 2021 – call to reserve […]

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April 9, 2021

Aye Write 2021 – Pre-Festival Event

Chris Brookmyre, Denise Mina and Louise Welsh 28 April, 2021 at 7 p.m. £5 – Purchase Online Also available through the Aye Write Pass This event will be live and will also be available to view for 3 weeks after the broadcast date. The Aye Write Digital Festival will run from 14 – 23 May.

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April 4, 2021

La Nina and Tropical Storms – Wully Davidson

La Nina has  officially been declared. This is the cool counterpart of El Nino, which is a warming of the eastern tropical Pacific. La Ninas usually have a small global cooling effect, and the magnitude of this is dependent on whether the La Nina is classed as weak, moderate or strong. La Ninas usually last for […]

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March 31, 2021

The Ship Yard Trust – Support For The Venture

Public Consultation regarding The Ship Yard Trust Plans to establish an Iconic Venue Celebrating Shipbuilding and Marine Heritage of the Clyde – www.theshipyard.scot  Participate in the Consultation The Trust is keen to attract wide engagement and support and seeks your thoughts and suggestions.  Become a friend and share your support by completing the form. Mission […]

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March 30, 2021

Save the Winter Gardens – Letter of Support

(Kim Traynor, CC BY-SA 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons) Save The Winter Gardens at the People’s Palace Pat’s Guide to Glasgow’s West End – Letter of Support regarding Friends of People’s Palace, Winter Gardens and Glasgow Green’s application to have the Winter Gardens included in World Monument Watch 2022. (Please lend your support) The Importance […]

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March 29, 2021

People’s Palace Winter Gardens – World Monument Watch 2022

Help Save the People’s Palace Winter Gardens Friends of People’s Palace Winter Gardens & Glasgow Green (FPPWGG) is seeking application to the World Monument Watch 2022 in order to achieve recognition of the importance of the People’s Palace and Winter Gardens to the people of Glasgow, Scotland and beyond. The iconic People’s Palace & Winter […]

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March 29, 2021

Launch of The Ship Yard Project

Iconic Venue Celebrating Shipbuilding and Marine Heritage of the Clyde Public Consultation The Ship Yard Trust is today (29 March, 2021) launching the public consultation and engagement phase of their project to design and build an iconic venue to celebrate the shipbuilding and marine engineering heritage of the Clyde. Mission Statement The great industrial achievements […]

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