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Catch Frankie Boyle, Eleanor Catton and many more at Glasgow’s Aye Write! Book Festival

by March 31, 2014

  Aye Write! – perhaps the best-named of all the Scottish book festivals – returns to Glasgow’s Mitchell Library on...

Scotland’s Puppet Animation Festival turns 30

by March 25, 2014

Scotland’s Puppet Animation Festival has been delighting kids from the Scottish Borders to Shetland for exactly three decades now, making...

Who Do You Think You Are? Live! comes to Scotland

by February 18, 2014

If you have ever seen Who Do You Think You Are? on the TV, then if you’re anything like me,...

Scotland celebrates LGBT History Month

by February 5, 2014

February is LGBT History Month, an international celebration of all things lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans* and more. This year, as...

Art installations to light up the February nights

by February 5, 2014

With the days slowly starting to get longer, it seems that some artists are keen to make the most of...

Radio 1’s Big Weekend in Glasgow

by January 31, 2014

  We all know that 2014 is going to be a huge year for Glasgow, with the XX Commonwealth Games,...

60 seconds with World 100 m champion Kim Collins

by January 23, 2014

It’s one of the most high-profile and highly-charged athletics meets in the UK and it’s taking place this weekend here in Scotland. The...

Vote Glasgow for Best European Destination 2014

by January 21, 2014

Great news for the wonderful city of Glasgow – it has been nominated for Best European Destination 2014! Between 22...

Glasgow hosts the Scottish Adventure Awards 2014

by January 16, 2014

Looking for your next big adventure? With giant cliffs, hilly terrain and wild waters, it’s no surprise that adrenaline seekers...

The world is gearing up for the Glasgow 2014 Opening Ceremony

by January 9, 2014

It’s Wednesday 23 July 2014 and tens of thousands of people are eagerly taking their seats in Celtic Park stadium to watch history...

Rough Guides and The Telegraph name Glasgow top city to visit in 2014

by January 8, 2014

Glasgow’s reputation as a must-see destination has got off to a flying start in the New Year, hailed by both...

Duel in the Pool: Glasgow’s Ultimate Swimming Showdown

by December 16, 2013

There are many reasons to visit vibrant Glasgow the weekend before Christmas; whether it is for frantic last minute shopping,...

Red Bull Crashed Ice comes to Glasgow

by December 11, 2013

When it comes to ice hockey, Scotland appears to be having a moment. In addition to the Ice Hockey World...

2014 MTV EMA to be held in Glasgow

by November 9, 2013

If you’ve not heard already – where have you been?! The MTV EMA will be celebrating it’s 20th anniversary in...

Eerie events for Halloween 2013

by October 24, 2013

For 2014 Halloween events take a look at our brand new blog Halloween is just one week away! Though it’s celebrated in...

Family-friendly October break ideas

by October 11, 2013

For all you doting parents out there on the lookout for ways to keep the kids entertained during the October...

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