Coronavirus.

Glasgows West End: Nancy Smillie Shop

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  The Nancy Smillie Shop Cresswell Street, Off Byres Road, 0141 334 4240 www.nancysmillieshop.com 20% Off Summer Tops and Dresses See full range of tops and jumpers See full range of dresses 20% Discount will be applied at checkout Let Someone Know You Are Thinking About Them Choose a gift online at Nancy Smillie Shop […]

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National Theatre Live Events GFT

Glasgow Film Theatre is temporary closed due to Coronavirus Although NT Live’s Event Cinema programme at Glasgow Film Theatre (GFT), is no available due to losure during the pandemic you can watch screenings from home. Every Thursday at 7pm a much-loved National Theatre Live play will be made freely available to watch, via the National Theatre’s […]

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Wednesday, May 27, 2020 | Filed under: Cinema, Coronavirus

Cottiers: At Home Bottle Shop and Takeaway

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Stress Free Sundays – Click and Collect at Cottiers Cottiers aren’t  allowed to have you over to their place at the moment, so they’re offering the next best thing – set the table (or don’t! ) and settle in for a stress free Sunday as lockdown gets delicious. Enjoy a delicious roast chicken dinner for […]

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Fiona Alderman Blogging from Rural France, May 2020

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Making Masks. (Photo by Elena Djelil) This last month has been long and strange during the confinement relating to Covid-19. However, we have all rallied round and tried to keep our spirits up. The local hall has been transformed into a hive of industry, making masks for the population in Salignac. People have been asked […]

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Great Styles from Around the Globe at Jasmine Boutique – Gallery

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Due to Coronavirus pandemic Jasmine Boutique is temporary closed.  However, you can still shop through Stay At Home Serivce.  A Little Glimpse of what you can find at Jasmine Boutique See full details of Stay At Home Service.  Telephone : 0141-339-6575, 11.30 a.m. – 3.30 p.m. weekdays. Rachel, Anne and Lesley of Jasmine – Still Stylish […]

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Singing with Beth, Live on Facebook

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Wednesday 3 June, and 10 June at 12.30 p.m. Govanhill Baths Community Trust Needing a boost?! Join Beth to learn some uplifting songs and connect to your community through video. On Facebook Live every Wednesday from 12.30pm. Singing is a fantastic way to improve your physical and mental health and release some much needed Endorphins […]

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Jasmine Boutique – Stay at Home Service

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Jasmine Boutique is offering a Special Stay At Home Service – aiming to keep you looking good so that you can zoom with confidence during lockdown relating to Coronavirus. 20% Off  All Clothes and Accessories for NHS Staff The boutique is offering a Stay at Home Service with Local Delivery or Free Postage Check out […]

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Twitter Chat, Little Women at GFT Online Film Club

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Friday 29 May, 2020 Join Glasgow Film Theatre’s online film club #AtHomeWithGFT. The film club discussion takes place on Twitter every Friday from 5pm – 6pm. You can find us on Twitter @glasgowfilm This week’s film is Greta Gerwig’s LITTLE WOMEN, available to watch at home on Amazon Prime Video and Google Play. LITTLE WOMEN […]

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Online Quiz Night with Duglus T Stewart

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Tuesday May 26, 2020 at 8.30 p.m. Here’s where you can watch this week’s quiz. The quiz will premiere at 8.30pm on Tuesday May 26th. 50% of all donations this week will go to Samaritans. Here is the donations link: paypal.me/duglast Hope you enjoy the quiz. Please don’t post answers in comments as it spoils […]

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Corona Virus Stew – poem by Leela Soma

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FiveRings at English Wikipedia / CC BY (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0) Recipe May 2020  Ingredients: Shopping list flour, toilet rolls, food, food, Stock pile, no space, greed, look after number 1 Stay home, save lives, save the NHS Watch TV, social distance at 2 metres, daily update Ventilators, nightingale hospital, PPE Care home deaths, scientists graphs, flatten the […]

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Sounds in the Suburbs Refuweegee Fundraiser

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Thursday 29 May, 2020 at 8.10 p.m. on Zoom Support the great Glasgow charity Refuweegee, featuring an array of great artists performing music and spoken word mini-sets. Line Up Boo Hewerdine, Paul Tasker, Yvonne Lyon, Brian McMahon Gallagher, Tam Dean Burn and Carol Laula have all agreed to take part in what will be a […]

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Woodlands Community – Wildlife Friendly Front Gardens

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Part of the Woodlands Nature Recovery Project Offering a limited number of Woodlands residents the opportunity to receive advice from experienced staff on how to enhance their front garden. As a response to the stress and isolation of Lockdown goals for this project are to: Help you create an accessible nature space to enjoy while […]

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Nice n Sleazy Big Weekend of Streaming Live

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21 – 23 May Big Weekend of Streaming LIVE from the Nice n Sleazy page! Acts and times and more info below and on www.nicensleazy.com New line up each weekend – Watch events and check programmes on Nice n Sleazy on Facebook Click ‘attend’ and tune in to the Nice n Sleazy page at the […]

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The Poets’ Time – weekly meetings with Linda Jackson on Zoom

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Lesley Benzie – Fessen / Reared First Poets’ Time – Thursday, May 28th at 7pm On Facebook Linda Jackson will be interviewing poet, Lesley Benzie, about her new collection, Fessen/Reared. Watch Poets’ Time with Linda Jackson Take part via Facebook Contact: Seahorses Publications Wednesday, 17 June, 2020, 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. on Zoom. The […]

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Blair and Sheridan – Unique and Desirable Jewellery Glasgow

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417 Great Western Road, Kelvinbridge, Glasgow, G4 9JA 00 44 (0)141 334 0557 www.blairandsheridan.co.uk/ CORONAVIRUS Blair and Sheridan take the safety of their staff and customers very seriously, so have changed how they operate until further notice. Although not possible to see customers face to face they can continue to create beautiful jewellery to your […]

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Kothel Crow Road – boxes of daily selected fruit and veg

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Many in Glasgow’s West End will be missing meeting their friends for coffee or lunch at the fabulous Kothel Restaurants. Look what I got from Kothel – Fairly cheered me up You can also order plants However, Ed and his staff at Kothel have stepped up to the challenge presented by coronavirus and they are […]

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Scottish Handmade Crafts, Gifts and Artists at Janet & John Glasgow

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Janet & John – promoting Scottish creativity. A haven for Scottish Handmade Crafts Upper Floor De Courcy’s Arcade Cresswell Lane T: 07731 768373Delightful gifts handcrafted by Scottish artisans Visit Janet and John’s Online Shop They will be happy to post something out to you – if not too fragile. Postage would be charged at cost. […]

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Creative Conversations: Iain Maloney, Novelist and Poet – Zoom Event

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: Monday 25 May 2020 – 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. Iain Maloney is the author of three novels – The Waves Burn Bright (Freight, 2016), Silma Hill (Freight, 2015) and First Time Solo (Freight, 2014) – and editor of In The Empty Places (2014), a collection of short stories and art. His first collection of poetry, Fractures, was published in 2016 by Tapsalteerie. In 2013 […]

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Stay at Home Literary Fringe Festival

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24 April – 17 May, 2020 Join in on Zoom. Taking their cue from internationally renowned author and creative writing tutor, Carolyn Jess-Cooke, Glasgow Uni graduate, Glasgow University Creative Writing  students have organised a student-oriented FRINGE literary festival for writing in the time of Coronavirus. Much the same as its mother festival, goals are to: […]

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Saturday, May 16, 2020 | Filed under: Books, Talks, Poetry Events, Coronavirus

Sonnet Youth Social Club

Thursday 14 May, 2020 at 8.05 p.m. (fortnightly event) Every second Thursday at 8:05pm after the clap for the NHS. Sonnet Youth Social Club brings together some of their favourite artists to create that unique SY vibe and stream incredible performances direct to your homes. Hosted by Kevin P. Gilday and Cat Hepburn Write, it […]

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Cake At Number 8: Cupcakes Against Covid 

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During lockdown Lindsay Nairn has been selling boxes of rainbow cupcakes with all profits going towards the production of face visors for key workers.</p> At first she bought visors from Amy Coyle from Sweet Stamps – an acrylic cake stamp company based in Ireland.  Now profits are being donated to another local initiative Vise-UP at […]

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Wednesday, May 13, 2020 | Filed under: Coronavirus, Pat's Home Page Blog, Shopping

Jamaica Kincaid: novelist and writer – Creative Conversations ZOOM EVENT

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Wednesday 13 May 2020 at 5 p.m. until 6 p.m. Creative Conversations, University of Glasgow An extra-special event with award-winning writer Professor Jamaica Kincaid in conversation with Sophie Collins and Colin Herd. One of the foremost writers in the world, and an urgent voice in fiction and postcolonial studies, Jamaica Kincaid has twice won the Faulkner Pen Award for […]

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Sunday, May 10, 2020 | Filed under: Books, Talks, Poetry Events, Coronavirus, Pat's Home Page Blog

Zoom Event – A reading and Q&A with renowned poet Peter Gizzi

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Monday, 11 May 2020 at 5.30 until 7 p.m. Free Event – Register at EventBrite PETER GIZZI is the author of eight collections of poetry, most recently, Sky Burial (Carcanet 2020) Archeophonics (Finalist for the 2016 National Book Award), In Defense of Nothing, and Threshold Songs. His honors include the Lavan Younger Poet Award from […]

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Aye Write – Big Book Weekend Virtual Festival

8 – 10 May, 2020 Aye Write is delighted to be part of Big Book Weekend – a 3 day virtual festival celebrating the best of the cancelled British book festivals. Bringing you a range of events, featuring the authors that would have appeared in Aye Write Festival, 2020, cancelled due to coronavirus. TO TAKE […]

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Woodlands Community Neighbourhood Food Service

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Woodlands Community are working in partnership with Maryhill Community Central Halls, Queens Cross Housing Association and Flourish House to offer a shared community response to the Covid-19 crisis. Working together to share expertise, staff and resources including kitchen facilities and transport. Now offering a FREE weekly food delivery service, with freshly cooked meals that are […]

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Woodlands Community – Free Zoom Meditation and Discussion

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Waking Up to Nature in a Time of Change Friday, May 8, 2020 – 11:30 AM  12:30 PM Online with Zoom(map) Is nature calling to you? Nature and meditation in a time of change. As our usual routines are disrupted, many are finding themselves reflecting on life. Perhaps you have found yourself questioning those usual routines […]

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Mother India Cafe – Takeaway and Uber Eats

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Mother India will be offering takeaway & UberEats options – Thursday, 7th of May.2020,  From 3 p.m. Mother India’s Cafe for takeaway And Dining In, The Den, for cold food pickup and deliveries via UberEats! Mother India’s Cafe will be open for takeaway and The Den, Mother India for cold food pickup from 3pm and […]

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From Glasgow to Saturn Issue 44 – read online

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  Issue 44 The world may change in unexpected ways around us, but reading, writing, and art continues. In these trying times From Glasgow To Saturn is proud to present to you the new issue #44,  for free, featuring some of the most exciting writing and visual art created by students, staff, and alumni of […]

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Starchild Shine a Light Campaign – Giving Tuesday

Tuesday 5 May, 2020 Learn a new skill in lockdown or be entertained and support Starchild Join the ‘Starchild in Memory of Frankie Marsh Shine your Light campaign’. Show off your skills or lack off for fun and try something new. DONATE TO STARCHILD CHARITY SHINE A LIGHT GIVING TUESDAY On Tuesday 5th May artists, […]

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Monday, May 4, 2020 | Filed under: Coronavirus, Starchild

The Specialized Big Isofest

Sunday 3 May, 2020  – 11am until 11pm With the coronavirus outbreak cancelling so many music events, this includes the Specialized Project gigs around the UK . These gigs raise a lot of money for the Specialized portal that shares it out amongst many differing good causes ranging from Teenage Cancer Trust, Youth Music, Tonic […]

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