Pat Byrne

Glasgow West End: Pat's Guide

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.

Search Pat's Guide

Spring: Cherry Blossom

Pat's Glasgow West End Blog

May 27, 2022

Postcards from Scotland Social Gathering and Discussion

Saturday 11 June, 2022 3.30 p.m. until 5.30 p.m. By Centre for Confidence and Wellbeing The Childrens Wood and North Kelvin Meadow, 76 Kelbourne Street, Glasgow G20 8PR Tickets £5 Post-pandemic get together to socialise and discuss some of the big events of our times. About this event As we emerge from the pandemic are […]

postcards from Scotland

Read the full story: Postcards from Scotland Social Gathering and Discussion

May 26, 2022

Homeless Project Scotland Fundraiser

Saturday 28th May, 2022 – from midday 45s for 45 A vinyl 45s All-Dayer kicking of 1pm and running right through till midnight! Event by McChuills, Homeless Project Scotland McChuills 80 High St, Glasgow G1 1N Keeping it in the McChuills family, you will see & hear some familiar faces that will delivery a wide mix of […]

45s mchuills

Read the full story: Homeless Project Scotland Fundraiser

May 26, 2022

Mansfield Park Street Festival

Saturday 11 June,  2022,  12:00-17:00 p.m. Event by Halo Arts 34 Mansfield Street, Glasgow, G11 5QW, United Kingdom Free event Come along for a day of festival fun at Mansfield Park featuring live music, street play, circus performers, farmers market, silent disco and more! Running Order of Performers 11-5pm 11am – Craig Durning 11.20 – […]

mansfield-park-street-party-2022

Read the full story: Mansfield Park Street Festival

May 26, 2022

Wanderlust Women: Three Poets in Tuscany

Donna Campbell, Lesley Benzie and Linda Jackson make up the Wanderlust Women Trio who have just returned from what Linda described as ‘an inspirational and amazing time’ in Tuscany, specifically, Barga and Pisa. Linda contacted a poet friend in Italy to get the ball rolling and Diana Devlin, Scots/Italian poet, did just that and so […]

View from the rooms of Villa Gherardi Barga

Read the full story: Wanderlust Women: Three Poets in Tuscany

May 25, 2022

Bob Law: The Beauty of Holyrood Park in Edinburgh

Many people, visitors from abroad and non Edinburgh Scottish residents alike, are immediately attracted by the looming presence of the ancient volcano of Arthur’s Seat- visible from Princes Street and many other parts of Edinburgh. Bewitched by its rugged yet easily accessible slopes they make a beeline for the summit peak…, stand on top of […]

The-Rocky-Heart-of-Edinburgh

Read the full story: Bob Law: The Beauty of Holyrood Park in Edinburgh

May 25, 2022

Aye Write: Prof Dame Sue Black ‘The Books that Made Me

Review by Mary Irvine A near-full Main Auditorium of the Mitchell library enthusiastically greeted a very popular speaker who was to be interviewed by broadcaster Clare English on the six books that have played a significant part in the life of Professor Sue Black. Sue also has a very long list of other titles and […]

prof-dame-sue-black ^

Read the full story: Aye Write: Prof Dame Sue Black ‘The Books that Made Me

May 24, 2022

Glasgow West End – Summer Events 2022

Summer 2022 Events in the West End Halo Arts – bringing exciting community based fun for all the family to Glasgow’s West End. 4th June- Vinicombe Street Gala Vinicombe Street Gala Event on Facebook 5th June- Bard in the Yard @ Kelvingrove Park 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. at Kelvingrove Fountain   Event on Facebook 11th […]

summer in the west end

Read the full story: Glasgow West End – Summer Events 2022

May 12, 2022

Alma Wolfson – ‘A Painter’s Passion’

    Saturday 23rd April 2022 from 12 till 4pm, DUE TO POPULARITY THE EXHIBITION EXTENDED FOR A WEEK UNTIl 21 MAY. New Solo Exhibition “A Painter’s Passion” Alma Wolfson D.A Alma Wolfson, a graduate of Glasgow School of Art (Textile Design) has a long- established career and celebrates her 80th birthday with this new […]

alma woolfson solo exhibition

Read the full story: Alma Wolfson – ‘A Painter’s Passion’

May 11, 2022

Arcadia Festival – Open Call for Events

ARCadia  ARCadia is a festival that will celebrate the public opening of the Advanced Research Centre (ARC) a flagship new building for the University and the people of Glasgow. The festival’s public programme will run from 16 September to 30 September 2022, coinciding with Doors Open Day Weekend, the September Weekend and Explorathon. The University if calling for […]

arcadia festival university of glagow

Read the full story: Arcadia Festival – Open Call for Events

May 10, 2022

Performers at Glasgow Jazz Festival 2022

Glasgow Jazz Festival 16 – 19 June 2022 Tickets Tickets go on sale Tuesday 10 May at 4 p.m. www.jazzfest.co.uk Fabulous gigs at venues across the city Opening Night 16 June Ebi Soda take to the Blue Arrow stage on the opening night, thriving on the idea of contradiction the five-piece keep a post-punk DIY […]

glasgow jazz festival 2022

Read the full story: Performers at Glasgow Jazz Festival 2022

May 9, 2022

Glasgow Science Festival 2022

2 – 12 June, 2022 www.glasgowsciencefestival.org.uk Glasgow Science Festivalon Facebook Tickets Glasgow Science Festival 2022 is making a splash with its theme of ‘Glasgow’s Making Waves’. Venues across the city. Venues include: Glasgow Botanic Gardens, the Riverside Museum and the St Enoch Centre will host 50+ live events during the 16th annual festival. Enjoy wave-themed […]

making waves science festival

Read the full story: Glasgow Science Festival 2022

May 9, 2022

Bend It Like Bertie at Websters

24 – 26 May, 2022 Websters Theatre, 416 Great Western Rd, Glasgow G4 9HZ Denise Mullen is a divorced mother of two teenagers, cares for her elderly father and has an extremely stressful job. The only thing that is keeping Denise sane is her beloved Celtic. They are stockpiling trophies and Denise knows just how […]

bend it like bertie1

Read the full story: Bend It Like Bertie at Websters

May 3, 2022

All Becomes Art – Poems to Joan Eardley

Friday 6 May, 2022, 3 p.m. until 4.30 p.m. Hunterian Art Gallery, University of Glasgow, 82 Hillhead Street, Glasgow G12 8QQ Poetry and Prosecco in the Hunterian Art Gallery to celebrate the publication of ‘All Becomes Art’. About this event Joan Eardley is one of Scotland’s best loved artists and has inspired poets from all […]

poems to joan eardley the hunterian

Read the full story: All Becomes Art – Poems to Joan Eardley

May 3, 2022

Colonial Seeds / Seedy Social / Community Meal

Thursday, 12 May 2022, 6:30-8:00 Talk and Community Meal Kinning Park Complex, 43 Cornwall St, Glasgow G41 1BA Glasgow Seed Library and CCA Glasgow All welcome Where do our seeds come from? How did they get here? Gather for a friendly discussion led by artist and researcher Désirée Coral, about the origins and stories behind some of […]

colonial seeds seedy social community meal

Read the full story: Colonial Seeds / Seedy Social / Community Meal

May 2, 2022

Glasgow Contemporary Art Fair 2022

Glasgow Contemporary Art Fair provides a superb opportunity for you to view and buy works of art from art galleries and professional artists from across Scotland and the UK. Kelvingrove Art Gallery, Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AG Following a two year pause due to the pandemic the event continues to showcase the creative talents of […]

pink logo glasgow contemporary art fair

Read the full story: Glasgow Contemporary Art Fair 2022

Copyright Glasgow Westend 2009 thru 2017

Contact Pat's Guide to Glasgow West End | About Pat Byrne | Privacy Policy | Design by Jim Byrne Website Design