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Easter weekend fun: Glasgow and beyond

Wow. It’s back to reality again after four blissful days holiday in recognition of Easter.

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Although I am not religious, I always love this long weekend as for me it represents everything great about spring time in Scotland, and in particular is a time for my family and friends to gather, eat and be merry. 978 more words


Making a Spectacle out of a Crisis: Glasgow’s New Housing Blitzkrieg

By Neil Gray

On 13th April Commonwealth Games 2014 organisers announced that they were dropping the demolition spectacle from the opening ceremony amid fears of “safety and security”. 214 more words

Austerity Britain

Art meets bike meets art Glasgow Go Slow- Culture 2014

This was my day 13 of 30 days of biking… quite an experience.  Why?  I was taking part in a public event called Glasgow Slow Down which has been organised as part of the… 581 more words


Alison reblogged this on Crenellated Arts and commented:

Amazing day doing public art...

Glasgow, Housing and Red Road - Another Scheming Failure?

The block housing asylum seekers at Red Road.

Glasgow 2014’s proposed detonation of Red Road flats as entertainment had no appeal for sore eyes.   The city always gets into a fankle when it tries to show off. 873 more words


Can Greg Rutherford Bring 2012's Performance to Glasgow 2014?

Greg Rutherford, the Olympic long-jump champion will prepare for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games by participating in the city’s Grand Prix meeting in July.

Rutherford, 27, born in Milton Keynes, England will go on to compete for Great Britain at August’s European Championships, aims to recover from an injury –hit 2013. 295 more words

Commonwealth Games

Red sky in the morning.....

I may not make much (read: any) money from athletics, but there are certain perks to it. I get to meet cool people, I spend every day doing something that I love, oh yeah, and theres the travelling. 1,127 more words

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Every year the anticipation to try and grab tickets for Radio 1’s Big Weekend is always tension filled, I mean who wouldn’t grab at the chance to see some of the music industry’s biggest names for free? 328 more words