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Friends of People’s Palace, Winter Gardens and Glasgow Green, marking closure for refurbishment

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Mark the occasion with the Friends of the People’s Palace Winter Gardens and Glasgow Green On Sunday 14th April at 3:30pm we will be outside the People’s Palace with St Francis’ Pipe Band and St Dennis Children’s choir to mark the People’s Palace long overdue refurbishment. At 5pm the doors will close and not re-open until […]

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Tree Identification, Training and Guides Glasgow

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Trees for Climate Action in Glasgow Registration for the 2024 spring course and free guides is now open. Register for free training Register for free guides Get outdoors and have fun whilst building knowledge and skills on one of Trees for Cities / Field Studies Council‘s free tree courses. Discover more about local trees, their […]

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Marking The Closure of People’s Palace Unitil 2027

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Sunday 14th April  2024, 3.30 p.m. – 5 p.m. The People’s Palace at Glasgow Green will close its doors on 14 April as, alongside the Winter Gardens, these iconic buildings belonging to Glaswegians forever and ever will undergo refurbishment. Friends of People’s Palace, Winter Gardens and Glasgow Green have organised a farewell event from 3.30 […]

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Eggstavaganza Easter Sunday Glasgow Green

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Sunday 31 March, 2024 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. Friends of People’s Palace, Winter Gardens and Glasgow Green Free Family Event Garden Area, Glasgow Green – Next to Yellow Canopy beside The People’s Palace (FOPPWGGG) Come along and enjoy a fun day out at Easter. Balloon Modeller Face Painting Goodie Bags Fun Characters and Refreshments […]

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Coorie In, Eden Communities Event at Glasgow Botanic Gardens

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What a brilliant event at Glasgow’s Botanic Gardens at Coorie In, Winter Warmer, with Eden Communities Project Scotland on 12 December, 2023. Eden Communities Project is to bring people together to build healthier happier communities where people know one another and neighbourhoods thrive. The event was very well attended considering it was a very cold […]

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Wednesday, December 13, 2023 | Filed under: Community event, Peoples Palace Winter Gardens and Glasgow Green

Storyboard Studios – Filming Glasgow Green 1 December

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Wonders of the Human Body Storyboard Studios, Glasgow based production company, are filming this documentary with host Michael Mosley.  It’s a 3-part documentary on the human body, commissioned by Channel 5 in the UK, to be broadcast both in the UK and internationally. The programme aims to show how amazing our bodies really are, explaining […]

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Monday, November 20, 2023 | Filed under: Cinema, Community event, Peoples Palace Winter Gardens and Glasgow Green

Spooky Walk at Glasgow Green

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Saturday 28 October, 2023 Hallowe’en Event by Friends of People’s Palace, Winter Gardens and Glasgow Green Meet 5 p.m. at Nelson’s Monument, Glasgow Green Come along and join the fun at this FREE event –  dress up for Hallowe’en. Walk to People’s Palace where Kids and Adults can do their turn – Tell a joke , […]

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David Hayman, Letter of Support, Winter Gardens and People’s Palace at Glasgow Green

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Letter of support from David Hayman Actor/ Activist/Humanitarian (first used in application to World Monument Watch 2021) “I remember vividly as a young boy of 10 being taken by my Mother to the ‘The People’s Palace & Winter Gardens‘. Wow, we’re going to a Palace. As we walked towards this beautiful and wondrous house of […]

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Sunday, October 15, 2023 | Filed under: Peoples Palace Winter Gardens and Glasgow Green

The People’s Palace and Winter Gardens – Building Stories

Building Stories for New Glasgow Society New Glasgow Society is a civic project is a civic society promoting, protecting and raising interest in the City of Glasgow, through campaigning, discussion, projects, talks and exhibitions. Building Stories is a project highlighting Glasgow’s derelict buildings. Friends of People’s Palace Winter Gardens & Glasgow Green The People’s Palace […]

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Building Stories – New Glasgow Society at Glasgow Doors Open Days

17 and 18 September, 2022, 12 – 5 p.m. New Glasgow Society West, 1307 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8TL The Society presents our Glasgow Doors Open Days Event @Glasgowdodf 2022 event ‘Building Stories’; a storytelling project about Glasgow’s derelict buildings. Untold stories submitted by the public will be exhibited alongside chosen photos or artworks of […]

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Friends of Peoples Palace & Winter Garden at Glasgow Green Fun Day

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Saturday 6 August, 2022 – 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Friends of People’s Palace, Winter Gardens and Glasgow Green Are having a FREE EVENT at Morrissons, 5 Barrack St, Glasgow G4 OTZ Morrissons have fully supported FPPWGGG group since 2018 – always providing goodies for the kids. Come along and bring kids and grandchildren. Face […]

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Consultation re future of People’s Palace and Winter Gardens believed to be a sham

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The Friends of the People’s Palace, Winter Gardens and Glasgow Green believe that:  “the consultation about the future of the People’s Palace building & Winter Gardens recently launched by Glasgow Life and the Glasgow City Council is a sham and an abdication of previous commitments.” “In 2019 the Council’s City Administration Committee pledged to carry […]

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Glasgow Against Closures – Protest Picnic People’s Palace

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Saturday 23 April 2022, 12 Noon – 2 p.m. People’s Palace,  Glasgow Green, Templeton St, Glasgow G40 1AT Vote to Re-Open Glasgow’s Venues  Glasgow Against Closures groups and members  will come together to deliver a strong message to re-open all venues  to  all the candidates standing in the Glasgow City Council elections of 5 May […]

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People’s Palace 124th Birthday Celebration

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Happy 124th Birthday People’s Palace Saturday, 22nd January, 2022 at 12 Noon until 2 p.m.   – Free Event Outside the People’s Palace at Glasgow Green. Join – Friends of People’s Palace Winter Gardens & Glasgow Green Come along and show your support to get these iconic Glaswegian owned buildings Repaired, Restored and Re-opened! FOPPWGGG will be […]

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Save the People’s Palace and the Winter Gardens

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(Kim Traynor, CC BY-SA 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons) November, 2021 Update Sadly the People’s Palace and Winter Gardens are lying derelict. COP26 has just ended. So regrettable that Glasgow Life and Glasgow City Council failed to seize the opportunity to create an innovative space, which would contribute to tackling climate change. . Please sign […]

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Monday, November 15, 2021 | Filed under: Pat's Home Page Blog, Peoples Palace Winter Gardens and Glasgow Green

Halloween 2021 – Spooktacular Walk, Glasgow Green

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29 October, 2021 -7 p.m. until 9 p.m. Friends of People’s Palace, Winter Gardens and Glasgow Green invite you to meet at McLennan Arch, Glasgow Green, Saltmarket, Glasgow G1 5JZ for a Hallowe’en Spooky Walk. On the way to the People’s Palace you will hear scary stories. Fun, games, prizes. FREE EVENT

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Fun Day – Doon the Watter at Glasgow Green

Sunday 18 July, 2021 – 12 noon until 4 p.m. “Friends Of Peoples Palace Winter Gardens Glasgow Green” are hosting this event on Sun 18th July in the area off the Clyde Footpath just down from St Andrews Suspension Bridge, Glasgow Green. Free Event Rickshaw Ride Face painting Freebies for the kids St Andrew’s Suspension […]

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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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