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The friendliest city in the world is… Glasgow!

by October 1, 2014

You might be aware that the Scots have a longstanding reputation all across the globe for being an affable bunch....

July’s brilliant moments, as seen on Instagram

by August 8, 2014

Summer is flying by, and July has seen our Instagram page overflowing once again with fantastic fan pictures taken around Scotland. From action shots...

Queen’s Baton Relay: 14 – 17 July

by July 11, 2014

Day 31 of the Scottish leg of the Queen’s Baton Relay marks the beginning of the end; there are just...

Queen’s Baton Relay: 11 – 13 July

by July 8, 2014

The Queen’s Baton Relay is returning from Orkney to Scotland’s mainland and starting on the home straight in anticipation of this...

Comics, quizzes and cosplay at Glasgow Comic Con 2014

by July 1, 2014

If the words “jings”, “crivens” and “help ma Boab” mean anything to you, you’ll know that comics have been an important...

The Queen’s Baton Relay: follow the journey around Scotland

by June 13, 2014

Having travelled a staggering 190,000 km around the globe, visiting 70 countries and territories on the way, the Queen’s Baton has...

Gin for a treat! Try some of Scotland’s finest spirits at the Scottish Juniper Festival

by June 5, 2014

Scotland is second to none when it comes to whisky, but the amber nectar isn’t the only drink made here...

Talking about GENERATION

by May 2, 2014

GENERATION is an ambitious free arts programme running until 30 November and is part of Homecoming Scotland 2014 CELEBRATING 25 YEARS of contemporary...

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...

A moo-ving tale for Mother’s Day

by March 27, 2014

This Mother’s Day little Bò the calf has been hearing tales about Highland cattle, including the folk legend of the...

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