Valentines Day Glasgow.

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Glasgow West End is the perfect destination if you’re planning to celebrate togetherness and romance on St Valentine’s Day. You will find an array of inviting restaurants and cafes and some fabulous independent shops with beautiful cards and gifts.

Also check out What’s On In the Cinema for that entertaining rom com or just get out and enjoy yourself with your best pal at a special gig or exhibition.

If you have bigger plans – such as a wedding – you’ll find a fantastic selection of jewellers in the West End.

Glasgows West End: Nancy Smillie Shop

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The Nancy Smillie Shop 53 Cresswell Street, Off Byres Road, Glasgow West End G12 8AE 0141 334 4240 Light Up Your Life   See All Lighting Collection Online Shop Online at Nancy Smillie and have your gift sent out. Take advantage of free gift wrapping plus a card designed by Nancy. www.nancysmillieshop.com Spoilt for Choice […]

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

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   Janet & John Website Always Something New Fabulous Prints from Allan’s Art New Baby Range at Janet and John janet@janetandjohnscotland.com Small Prints Local Glasgow Scenes by […]

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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/ Specialising in engagement, eternity and wedding rings, Blair and Sheridan create a range of styles of rings and jewellery for any occasion at their in-house studio workshop. Situated in Kelvinbridge, Glasgow, their bespoke design consultations offer a tailored service which is […]

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A Valentine’s Day Poem by Rizwan Akhtar

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The Train ever since that day a memory keeps shivering on a white table sheet with a stain of a cup’s bottom discovered a small wish silence swallowed I nabbed your hands like a desperate commuter though the last train is totally empty symptoms pointed paradoxes kept for the rest of the journey a dream […]

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The Carrbridge Rose – Brian Whittingham

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A poem about love: THE CARRBRIDGE ROSE The Packhorse Bridge arches its back like a grey stone rainbow over the hard flowing river hurtling past banks of snowy ice. We explore chatting holding hands ever so slight as if young love though we are not. Our pasts ensure we tread warily. Not knowing where these […]

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On the West Highland Line – Linda Jackson

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(Image: Alan Mitchell / A Glasgow – Fort William train climbs onto Rannoch Moor – Wikipedia) A poem about the vulnerability of loving First published Dec 2021 in Wanderlust Women, available from www.seahorsepublications.com On the West Highland Line Linda Jackson Lost, my love there standing, Lochaber light and wildness capturing his rush to know everything. […]

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Mary Irvine’s Blog: What Exactly Is Love?

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Go into any good coffee shop today and we are faced with an amazing range of words to describe the specific coffee we require. Gone are the days when black or white sufficed.  Cappuccino, espresso,  latte, macchiato, au lait, espresso, Turkish, Vienna, frappé, filter (how mundane) instant (ugh) liqueur not to mention all the variants! […]

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Balloch Open Mic on Zoom

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14 February, 2022 at 7 p.m. Poetry and Prose from various local writers. Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 868 5436 9222 Passcode: 9XKffC   Reminder – ‘LIVE’ open Mic at Balloch House Hotel first Monday in March.  Hugh McMillan is headline act. Check out facebook for further details…

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Poetry for Valentine’s Day by Donna Campbell

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(Image by Raluca Stoiciu from Pixabay ) Wish you were Here (Paris was built for Lovers) Today I wondered down the banks of the Seine, passed couples chaining love locks inscribed with their name and the date of when they first met before throwing the key into the water so no other could unlock the bond between […]

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Eusebi Italian Deli and Restaurant, Park Road, Kelvinbridge, G4

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152 Park Road, Glasgow, G4 9HB 0141 648 9999 www.eusebideli.com Born in Italy – Made in Glasgow Eusebi’s Brunch perfect for Valentine’s Day Keep up to date on Facebook. Eddie, Giovanna Eusebi and their team are clearly in their element offering up the very best pasta, pizza plus wonderful salads and amazing sweets – all […]

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10 Things I Hate About You at GFT

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14 February, 2022 at 6.15 p.m. This special Valentine’s Day screening of the classic 1990s romcom will include an introduction from the GFT Youth Board. The Stratford sisters’ father has one rule: popular Bianca can date only when her antisocial and angry sister Kat does. When Bianca recruits school newcomer Cameron to find a date […]

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Casablanca at GFT

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14 February 2022 at 2.45 p.m. Celebrate the 80th anniversary of the greatest love story ever told with our special Valentine’s screenings of Casablanca. The Second World War, Morocco – a viper’s nest of corrupt French police, spies, fleeing émigrés, gamblers and drinkers. It’s the perfect place for weary American expatriate nightclub owner Rick Blaine to […]

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Punch Drunk Love at GFT

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14 February, 2022 – 20.35 p.m. If Licorice Pizza has left you hungry for more big screen Paul Thomas Anderson, consider this 35mm screening of Punch-Drunk Love our Valentine’s Day gift to you. Shifting gears from his more sprawling works, Anderson’s 2002 character drama drew an unlikely career-best performance from Adam Sandler as beleaguered small business-owner Barry Egan. Barry’s lonely life […]

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Licorice Pizza at Glasgow Film Theatre

13 – 17 February, 2022 Tracking the treacherous navigation of first love, the film tells the story of Alana Kane and Gary Valentine as they grow up, run around and fall in love in the San Fernando Valley in 1973. The young couple are played by Alana Haim from the band Haim and Cooper Hoffman, son of Philip […]

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Flee Glasgow Film Theatre

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12 – 24 February, 2022 Part of LGBT History Month Winner of the World Cinema Grand Jury Prize for Documentary at Sundance Film Festival, Flee is a testament to friendship, family and acceptance. This tender interview between film director Jonas and his school friend Amin, years after they first met, blossoms into an extraordinary story of love, […]

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Mother India – Glasgow

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Mother India Restaurants Mother India Cafe, 1355 Argyle St, Glasgow G3 8AD – open for walk ins 7 days a week Phone: 0141 339 9145  Mother India’s Cafe Glasgow Download the Menu (PDF) (Just opposite Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum) Book your table Mother India – Mother India Glasgow, 28 Westminster Terrace, Glasgow G3 7RU […]

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Poetry for Valentine’s Day by Finola Scott

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long-distance love through    dark      your voice slips trouble-thick with exams rent       partner too far away in miles      and years to kiss      to make better too far in years  and miles I spin a bright cat’s cradle of words      to hold you      soothe you but       […]

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Flash Fiction for Valentine’s Day – Leela Soma

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Love at First Sight?  Smitten, I’ve been hit by the golden tip of Cupid’s arrow. Second date? See you tomorrow, same time, same place?  Tom  xxx He waited two hours wait. It was midnight, is she going to respond? He tossed and turned in bed.  Let him wait a bit, play a little hard to get? […]

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Crossways Literary Festival 2021 – Online

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12 – 14 February, 2021 Crossways: The Irish Scottish Cultural & Literary Festival The first two Crossways Festivals took place in the Merchant City, Glasgow, in the spring of 2018 and 2019. Due to the ongoing Pandemic, this year’s Festival must be a virtual one. Although online, Virtual Crossways 2021 will nonetheless be a substantial series of […]

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Glasgow Greenpeace – Kelvin Way Valentine’s Day

We <3 Our Bike Lane 14 February, 2021 – Kelvin Way Greenpeace Glasgow are working on some socially distant happenings to show support for the Kelvin Way being closed to cars (and to all the pop up bike lanes and continued active travel developments across the city as a whole). This is not an outdoor […]

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Spring Blossom, Glasgow Film Festival 2021 Online

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Available on Glasgow Film At Home from Sunday 7 until 10 March, 2021 £9.99  Buy Online Oh to be young and in love. The UK premiere of Suzanne Lindon’s dreamy, remarkably assured directorial debut provides the perfect conclusion to the 2021 Glasgow Film Festival. The daughter of Sandrine Kiberlain and Vincent Lindon, Lindon emerges as a force […]

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Jumbo, Glasgow Film Festival Online 2021

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Available:  27 February until  2 March, 2021 £9.99 buy online Love is where you find it in Jumbo, a quirky charmer of a debut from Zoé Wittock, ‘inspired’ by a true story. Awkward, painfully shy Jeanne (Noémie Merlant from Portrait of a Lady on Fire) lives with her blowsy mother (Emmanuelle Bercot) and works as a cleaner at an […]

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Preparations To Be Together, Glasgow Film Festival Online

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Available 2 March, 2021 £9.99 Book Online. ‘a multi-layered rumination on love, fate and the blurry lines between desire, obsession and reality.’   Lili Horvat’s striking noir-tinged second feature is pitched somewhere between the worlds of Alfred Hitchcock and Krzystof Kieslowski. Marta (Natasa Stork) is a 40-year-old neurosurgeon. At a medical conference in New Jersey, she meets […]

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Rosa’s Wedding, Glasgow Film Festival 2021 Online

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Available: 5 March, 2021 £9.99 book online Treat someone you love or treat yourself The latest film from Icíar Bollaín (Yuli) is the feel-good comedy that we all need right now. Hard-working seamstress Rosa (Candela Peña) is the Cinderella of her family. A born people-pleaser, everyone turns to her for childcare, cheeky favours and financial help. She […]

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Virtual Guided Tour of Barcelona’s Picasso Museum and the Gaudi

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Sunday, 14 February 2021 from 23:00 -02:00  Event by Visit in the World at Home and Virtual Tour – Live Online event on Facebook Price: free · Duration: 3 hr Public  ·  Facebook Travel to one of most popular cities in Spain to virtually explore two of the most celebrated museums in the world! #virtualtourlive PICASSO MUSEUM (uayebt, […]

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Stevenson Jewellers Glasgow West End

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257 Byres Road, Glasgow G12 8UB Telephone: 0141 334 1899. www.stevensonjewellers.co.uk Stevenson Jewellers is a much loved jewellers on Byres Road, Glasgow West End, opposite Hillhead Underground. Whether you are seeking the perfect gift or the right accessory to complement a special outfit,  you will be thrilled by the vast range of beautiful jewellery on […]

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Valentine’s Day at GFT 2020

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Glassgow Film Theatre has a programme of fabulous films, all day, for Valentine’s Day 14 February, 2020. Parasite 14.00 17.00 and 20.00 Details and booking First Love 12.50 17.55 20.30 Details and Booking A Streetcar Named Desire 14.45 Details and Booking Mr Jones 15.15, 17.45 Details and Booking Preview: Portrait of A Lady on Fire […]

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Thursday, February 13, 2020 | Filed under: Cinema, Valentines Day Glasgow

The Muse at the Playhouse with Linda Jaxson

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Valentine’s with a difference February 13th,2020 at The Playhouse, Upstairs in Websters 416 Great Western Road, Glasgow G4 9HZ (adjacent to Kelvinbridge Underground) Erotic Poetry, Burlesque Dancing and Songs with and Edge. Music from Linda Jaxson, Vocalist, Mike Bryan, Guitar, and Gordon Dickson on Saxophone. Princess Yaddick Readers: Lesley Benzie, Donna Campbell, David Chinn, Sean […]

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Thank Funk It’s Valentine’s Day

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14 February, 2020 Titwood Bowling Club, 77 Glencairn Drive, G41 4PS Join the South Side’s friendliest funkateers for a feast of funk’n’soul dance-jazz disco-style grooviness. Timeless vintage vinyl 45s hand-spun by seasoned joss-dickeys ; 80-plus years of turntabular experience between them (although they both look considerably older) Yours for only a fiver. Attractive bar prices! […]

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Cuba Libre Valentine’s Day Fiesta at Cottiers

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14 February, 2020, 7.30 p.m. – 1 a.m. Cottiers, 93/95 Hyndland Street, G11 5PU Valentine’s Day Salsa Party – For a taste of those legendary Havana nights. Cuba Libre is a vibrant Latin fiesta and it’s returning to Cottiers this Valentine’s Day! Enjoy authentic Cuban food and dancing with live music by Kubanishe and professional […]

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