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January 16, 2021

Swans and ducks on the Forth and Clyde Canal

Photography, Jim Byrne. Time for a walk? – Maybe not bother Double Ducks

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January 15, 2021

Bemis – Celtic Connections in the Community

16 January, 2021 at 6 p.m. Tickets £2 only Featuring Brina, Danny Cliff, Ando Glaso Collective, St. Roch’s Trio, and The Cosmic Shruti Box. ‘BEMIS Scotland are the national, ethnic minority led, voluntary sector umbrella body supporting the development of the ethnic minority third sector. The organisation believes in the power of intangible cultural heritage such […]

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January 15, 2021

Opening Celebration Concert Celtic Connections Online 2021

7:30pm – 15 January, 2021 Celebrate the Opening of Celtic Connections 2021, with sets from some of the very best musicians on both the Scottish and international music scenes. With over 12 performances packed into the 90-minute show including the Celtic Connections 2021 Big Band, Duncan Chisholm with Scottish Ensemble, Ímar, Fiona Hunter, Kinnaris Quintet, […]

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January 14, 2021

Glasgow Film Festival 2021 – Programme Announced

Glasgow Film Festival 2021 will take place 24 February – 7 March TICKETS GO ON SALE MONDAY 18 JANUARY, 2021 at 12 NOON. GFF will host 6 World premieres, 2 European premieres, 49 UK premieres online World premieres include Anthony Baxter’s Eye of the Storm and an exploration of the life of punk rock’s least […]

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January 12, 2021

Bob Law’s Blog: Glasgow’s Quieter Parks

Glasgow – Quieter Parks and Cityscapes Town and city parks throughout the UK have provided essential green spaces during the last year. Especially during lockdown. They are one place where family members can meet outdoors, children can play in relative safety and folk can exercise. In Scotland at the moment we are restricted to our […]

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January 10, 2021

This is not the time to be the bad angel by Jim Byrne

This is not a poem – it is just some Sunday ruminations that might become a song lyric. This is not the time to be the bad angel. this is not the time this is not the time to be the bad angel to break the rules to celebrate the dark side of life to […]

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January 7, 2021

Announcement Full Programme Celtic Connections Online Festival 2021

Celtic Connections online festival Friday 15th January and Tuesday 2nd February 2021 Programme Information Opening in unparalleled style, the first online concert from the festival will include sets from some of the very best musicians on both the Scottish and international music scenes. With over 12 performances packed into the 90-minute show, the footage has […]

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January 7, 2021

Mother India Cafe & Open for Takeaway and Uber Eats

Mother India Cafe & Dining In Mother India’s Cafe and Dining In are open for take away collections and Uber deliveries. IN LINE WITH NEW GUIDELINES TAKEAWAY WILL BE PICKED UP AT THE DOOR OF MOTHER INDIA CAFE OR DINING IN;  PLEASE PRE-ORDER. For Mother India’s Cafe please phone 📞 0141 339 9145 For Dining In, […]

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January 1, 2021

Helen Rose Outdoor Diary: Kilpatricks. January 2021

Happy New Year! As lockdown continues due to the Covid 19 Virus, I am still keen to do weekly walks as being out in the fresh air is good for the mind and body. This walk in the Kilpatrick Hills, near Glasgow, was with the walking club Glasgow HF outdoors  The Kilpatrick Hills are a […]

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December 30, 2020

Online End of Year Quiz Night with Duglus T Stewart

Come join in some special end of the year quizzing fun with Duglas and Slappy.  It wouldn’t be the same without you.  JOIN THE QUIZ Wednesday, 30 December, 2020 at 7 p.m.  If you would like to make a donation to support Duglas making these quizzes you can do so via this link: paypal.me/duglast Thank you […]

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December 24, 2020

Shaking Hands With Christmas – Brian Whittingham

The Quilt and The Book, Christmas Day The Ball and The Boots, Boxing Day A Christmas Trilogy THE FIRE AND THE TREE Christmas-Eve. Mum cleaned the grate of yesterday’s fireplace replenished it with crumpled newspaper, kindling, adding course-coal she lit, gently puffing her cheeks, blowing to fan the new-born flame. She’d stand the coal-shovel against […]

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December 19, 2020

Christmas Exhibition 2020 – Compass Gallery

The Christmas Show is always an exciting event in the Compass Gallery calendar. Usually a time to welcome all their artists, friends and customers to come along to the gallery and celebrate the year end. This year is exceptionally different. Zooming, virtual shows, emails etc etc have temporarily replaced the usual joy of personal studio […]

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December 14, 2020

Jasmine Boutique – Stay at Home Service

Jasmine Boutique has reopened. Tis the season to be cosy – and glamorous Great sale with up to 70% reductions. Stay At Home Service You can still take advantage of Jasmine Boutique Stay At Home Service. Jasmine Boutique is offering a Special Stay At Home Service – pick up your order at the shop or […]

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December 10, 2020

A New Public Space at Kelvinbridge

Webster’s Theatre, Bar, Restaurant is a beautiful venue and fantastic asset to Glasgow’s West End.  Situated on Great Western Road at Kelvinbridge, Webster’s was formerly the Lansdowne Parish Church an A-listed Gothic Revival Church. It was originally built by John Honeyman in 1863 and featured stained glass windows by Alf Webster, for whom the theatre […]

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December 9, 2020

Rymour Books: Cultivating the Literary Arts

RYMOUR BOOKS  – is an independent Scottish publisher founded in 2020 by Ian Spring and Ruby McCann. They have a team of writers and editors dedicated to cultivating the literary arts in all its forms and genres. They are committed to discovering and publishing new work. They work directly with writers and readers, publishing new […]

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