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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


Dear Green Place

Wow what a summer!

I had the most amazing time volunteering at the Commonwealth Games. Glasgow came alive and shone like it has never done before. 335 more words

Street Art #27

I must say I’m loving this street art series.  Not only am I discovering new pieces in London (as well as revisiting old favourites) but thanks to the kindness of friends I’m also getting to see street art from cities I’ve not yet visited.  53 more words


Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

I would like to start by saying – Glasgow, I could not be prouder!!

Out of everybody that I’ve spoken to on the topic, we had no idea how much the Commonwealth Games was going to affect the city. 712 more words