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Hayley Mills, Paul Nicholas and Paula Wilcox set to star in The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Hayley Mills, Paul Nicholas and Paula Wilcox set to star in The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Theatre Royal, Glasgow is thrilled to announce first casting for a brand-new stage adaptation of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel which will run at the Hope Street venue this autumn.

First Published: 16th May 2022
Win an entire new spring look with Buchanan Galleries

Win an entire new spring look with Buchanan Galleries

Buchanan Galleries has partnered with brand favourites to give guests the chance to win their perfect spring outfit, worth £450, ready for the warmer months ahead.

First Published: 16th May 2022
Can you help people living with chest, heart & stroke conditions across Scotland

Can you help people living with chest, heart & stroke conditions across Scotland

Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland is calling for people in the local community to become Collection Can Volunteers to help raise vital funds.

First Published: 16th May 2022
Art aficionados flock to former fish market

Art aficionados flock to former fish market

Artist tenants at The Briggait welcomed visitors to joined them in their creative studios.

First Published: 16th May 2022
It is Glasgow vs Edinburgh in a game of chess

It is Glasgow vs Edinburgh in a game of chess

Two former Glasgow university students throw down the gauntlet for a chess match to celebrate the launch of their latest 3D chess set which celebrates the beauty of Edinburgh.

First Published: 16th May 2022
All Aboard for Bookbug Week 2022!

All Aboard for Bookbug Week 2022!

Scottish Book Trust, the national charity changing lives through reading and writing, will host Bookbug Week from Monday 16 May – Sunday 22 May.

First Published: 16th May 2022
Scottish hospitality Oscars on hunt to find the best loved pubs in Scotland

Scottish hospitality Oscars on hunt to find the best loved pubs in Scotland

Scotland's longest-running licensed trade awards - dubbed the hospitality Oscars, have launched their search to find Scotland's top pubs and best-loved bars today.

First Published: 13th May 2022
Optimo + Babos announced for Glasgow Craft Beer Festival in new music and foodie line up

Optimo + Babos announced for Glasgow Craft Beer Festival in new music and foodie line up

Glasgow Craft Beer Festival announces legendary DJs Optimo and Greg Wilson to join music line-up!

First Published: 12th May 2022
Glasgow Mela returns to Kelvingrove Park for huge celebration of diversity

Glasgow Mela returns to Kelvingrove Park for huge celebration of diversity

The Glasgow Mela, the city's annual celebration of its many diverse cultures and communities returns to Kelvingrove Park on Sunday 26th June!

First Published: 10th May 2022
The Scottish Wedding Show turns 20!

The Scottish Wedding Show turns 20!

Alert the piper and summon the brides and grooms, Scotland's biggest wedding showcase is back for a show-stopping 20th anniversary event, and tickets go on sale tomorrow!

First Published: 10th May 2022
Fore Play Crazy Golf launch hunt for ultimate DILFs and guilty crushes!

Fore Play Crazy Golf launch hunt for ultimate DILFs and guilty crushes!

Fore Play Crazy Golf is planning an un-fore-gettable Father's Day, launching a search for the ultimate caddies - from DILFs to guilty crushes, silver foxes to heartthrobs... Who's Your Caddy?

First Published: 11th May 2022
Critically acclaimed show The Ocean At The End Of The Lane is coming to Glasgow

Critically acclaimed show The Ocean At The End Of The Lane is coming to Glasgow

The King's Theatre is thrilled to announce that The National Theatre's critically acclaimed adaptation of Neil Gaiman's The Ocean At The End Of The Lane will come to Glasgow next year!

First Published: 10th May 2022
Glasgow Jazz Festival returns with in person programme for 2022

Glasgow Jazz Festival returns with in person programme for 2022

Glasgow Jazz Festival has unveiled its programme for 2022, as it makes its long-awaited return to the city with a full suite of performances from some of the best jazz musicians on the scene.

First Published: 10th May 2022
Buchanan Galleries in Full Bloom

Buchanan Galleries in Full Bloom

A series of floral installations, themed events and photo opportunities are blossoming at Buchanan Galleries this month.

First Published: 10th May 2022
Princes Square announces Suit Direct to open new store

Princes Square announces Suit Direct to open new store

Princes Square in Buchanan Street is delighted to announce Suit Direct, one of the fastest growing suit retailers in the UK, will open their first stand-alone store in the city on Saturday 14th May.

First Published: 9th May 2022
New restaurant and bar, The Rabbit and The Seal, to open in Troon this June

New restaurant and bar, The Rabbit and The Seal, to open in Troon this June

Set against a stunning waterside location on the Ayrshire coast, a new restaurant, The Rabbit, and its sister bar, The Seal, are set to open within the landmark Marine Troon.

First Published: 6th May 2022
ALDI Scotland is bringing a Scottish twist to Cinco De Mayo

ALDI Scotland is bringing a Scottish twist to Cinco De Mayo

Aldi Scotland has taken a Scottish twist on a family favourite for any Cinco De Mayo parties this weekend by creating none other than hearty, haggis fajitas.

First Published: 6th May 2022
New beer garden opens for summer in Glasgow

New beer garden opens for summer in Glasgow

Despite the weather today, one of Glasgow's most iconic venues - Platform in the old Arches, has today unveiled a new spectacular outdoor beer garden and exciting menu ahead of summer!

First Published: 6th May 2022
Gamersheek levels up with new store opening in Buchanan Galleries

Gamersheek levels up with new store opening in Buchanan Galleries

Gaming and entertainment retailer Gamersheek, has expanded and opened a bigger store in the heart of Glasgow's retail scene.

First Published: 6th May 2022
Glasgow Science Festival makes a splash with programme launch

Glasgow Science Festival makes a splash with programme launch

The Glasgow Science Festival is setting out to make a splash as it returns with an expanded programme of in-person events in June under the theme of 'Glasgow's Making Waves'.

First Published: 6th May 2022
Glasgow Kiltwalk raises a record sum for Scottish charities

Glasgow Kiltwalk raises a record sum for Scottish charities

Sir Tom Hunter has issued a heartfelt thanks to Kiltwalk Heroes who put their best foot forward for last week's Glasgow event, revealing they helped to raise over £4 million, a record-breaking sum.

First Published: 5th May 2022
Line up announced for Laugh In The Park

Line up announced for Laugh In The Park

Laugh in the Park, Glasgow Southside's annual comedy festival, has announced their line up featuring seven of the absolute best performers to be found in Scotland!

First Published: 24th June 2021
Aye Write festival opens with a weekend of star appearances from music, television and radio

Aye Write festival opens with a weekend of star appearances from music, television and radio

Glasgow's Aye Write book festival starts tomorrow (6th May) with a star-packed weekend kicking off the programme running across the next three weekends!

First Published: 5th May 2022
BBC Debate Night is returning for 2022

BBC Debate Night is returning for 2022

BBC Scotland's topical TV programme Debate Night is searching for people to be part of the big studio audience.

First Published: 4th May 2022
Bearsden and Milngavie u3a is waiting to hear from you!

Bearsden and Milngavie u3a is waiting to hear from you!

If you are retired or semi-retired, and would like to meet people of a similar age for a variety of fun and interesting activities read on...

First Published: 3rd May 2022
Special fund to support young musicians in Scotland

Special fund to support young musicians in Scotland

Young musicians across Scotland are set to benefit from a special £50k funding scheme to commemorate five years since the loss of 14-year-old musician Eilidh MacLeod in the Manchester Arena attack.

First Published: 2nd May 2022
Food fans catch a glimpse of freshest seafood restaurant in the West of Scotland

Food fans catch a glimpse of freshest seafood restaurant in the West of Scotland

Food fans and families have landed a first look inside the hotly anticipated new family seafood restaurant and takeaway – The Scallop's Tale which opens today in Bearsden.

First Published: 2nd May 2022
OVO Hydro is a Greener Arena

OVO Hydro is a Greener Arena

Glasgow's OVO Hydro is the first arena in the world to achieve a Greener Arena (AGA) certification to sustainability!

First Published: 29th April 2022
Kimpton Blythswood Square Hotel sweeps the board at Let Glasgow Flourish awards

Kimpton Blythswood Square Hotel sweeps the board at Let Glasgow Flourish awards

Glasgow's Kimpton Blythswood Square Hotel has scooped two awards in The Incorporation of Gardeners of Glasgow's 'Let Glasgow Flourish' awards.

First Published: 28th April 2022
Special guests Years & Years, Dylan and The Skinner Brothers added to TRNSMT line up!

Special guests Years & Years, Dylan and The Skinner Brothers added to TRNSMT line up!

cinch presents TRNSMT Festival has today announced the final additions to this summer's musical tour de force at Glasgow Green.

First Published: 28th April 2022

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