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Melissa Sinclair

02 March 2020

Seven things you didn't know about Glasgow's Highland cattle

Days Out

With over 90 parks and gardens, it’s no surprise that Glasgow is known as the ‘Dear Green Place’....

Tom Shields

05 February 2020

Author chooses his top 11 must-visit places from his book

Days Out

No matter how well you think you know Glasgow, there is so much more to discover in Tom Shields’ book...

Donald Shaw

13 January 2020

Top five places to see live music for free in Glasgow


As the UK’s first UNESCO City of Music, it’s easy to stumble upon the sounds of the city at one of the...

Laura Bauld

14 November 2019

LGBT histories at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum


Glasgow Museums are full of amazing objects and art works that tell stories of different people across...

Tom Joyes

15 October 2019

Six things you didn't know about the Barrowlands


Glasgow is the UK's first UNESCO City of Music and the Barrowland Ballroom is one of city’s most iconic...

Hannah Wright

12 September 2019

10 inspiring women who have shaped the city of Glasgow

History & Heritage

As a passionate feminist, I was delighted to join the Glasgow Women's Library in 2016 as their first...


01 September 2016

Glasgow's amazing buildings in Lego


Having lived in Glasgow nearly all my adult life, I have come to love this city's varied and exciting...

Nigel Goldsmith

03 August 2016

Five must see exhibits within The Mackintosh House


Born in England in 1957, Nigel moved to Scotland at the age of six.  He studied Archaeology,...


24 July 2015

My top five music venues in Glasgow


  I’ve been writing about music in Glasgow for the past 25 years and going to gigs for even...