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Commonwealth Games Federation President Announces Members Of 2022 Evaluation Commission

The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) On Thursday October 9 announced the team appointed to a new Evaluation Commission tasked with assessing bids from cities vying to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games. 356 more words


Westminster – Too Big for its Houses

This post might be coming late. I was planning to write one shortly after the outcome of the independence referendum in Scotland but I felt like I needed to give myself some time to wind down now that mood has lightened and the chaos is over. 956 more words

Davido Nominated For Best African Act At MTV EMA, Glasgow 2014

The name on everyone’s lips this year has certainly been Davido, and the awards/recognition keep pouring in left, right and center. Moments ago, MTV revealed its nominees for the 2014  143 more words


Athletes' parade

Thank you Scotland!

Following their record medal haul at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, Team Scotland athletes paraded through the city to acknowledge the awesome power of home support.


Living the Life

Well it’s been a manic few weeks post Commonwealth Games and there have been some great opportunities otherwise reserved for the rich and famous.

Andy has been invited to endless events including football and rugby matches, The Ryder Cup, local dignitary events and even 10 Downing Street! 382 more words

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Scotland All Around Me

Now the referendum is just three weeks away I feel like I should speak out for my own views on the independence referendum in Scotland. I’ve been following it very closely since last year and even though I had been keen to volunteer at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games I had been trying to avoid talking about the referendum so that I could keep politics out of the games. 2,549 more words

Monday 21st July: Glasgow Hosts Beyond the Games Summit

Glasgow Caledonian University was today the venue for an international summit featuring experts in sports legacy from across the globe.

Beyond the Games, powered by Dell brought a variety of organisations together to explore the potential power of Glasgow 2014 in advancing promotion of the Commonwealth Games Federation’s core values – humanity, equality and destiny. 85 more words