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Glasgow based guitarguitar double down their bet on physical retail with Europe exclusive

Glasgow based guitarguitar double down their bet on physical retail with Europe exclusive

The first of its kind in Europe, guitarguitar Glasgow partners with global music brand Roland to bring an interactive and immersive experience to the city!

First Published: 14th May 2021
Bars, restaurants and Everyman Cinema set to reopen at Princes Square

Bars, restaurants and Everyman Cinema set to reopen at Princes Square

Princes Square is delighted to announce that from Monday 17th May, following the easing of restrictions, their bars and restaurants will resume selling alcohol indoors and past 8pm.

First Published: 14th May 2021
Live life to the full at G3 Square

Live life to the full at G3 Square

Homeowners offered opportunity to make the most of all that Finnieston has to offer!

First Published: 14th May 2021
Juicy UK set to open flagship Glasgow store on Byres Road

Juicy UK set to open flagship Glasgow store on Byres Road

Juicy UK, which is the brainchild of Scottish entrepreneur Fallon Carberry, has announced its eagerly awaited Byres Road flagship store will open tomorrow!

First Published: 13th May 2021
Come Dine With Me is returning and budding Glasgow chefs are being invited to apply!

Come Dine With Me is returning and budding Glasgow chefs are being invited to apply!

The hit Channel 4 cooking show, Come Dine With Me, are looking for amazing home cooks in Glasgow and surrounding areas for their new series.

First Published: 13th May 2021
Seeds sown on the first Pollinator Park in Glasgow

Seeds sown on the first Pollinator Park in Glasgow

Work to create 30,000 square metres of wildflower meadow in Glasgow's Queen's Park has begun as part of a project to establish the city's first pollinator park.

First Published: 13th May 2021
School of Rock is coming to Glasgow for the first time

School of Rock is coming to Glasgow for the first time

We're rockin' out to the news that Andrew Lloyd Webber's School of Rock is coming to Glasgow for the first time in March 2022. Tickets are on sale now!

First Published: 13th May 2021
Aye Write online book festival kicks off this weekend with award winning writers and stars from stage and screen

Aye Write online book festival kicks off this weekend with award winning writers and stars from stage and screen

Aye Write online book festival starts this weekend with a packed programme of events including award-winning writers, stars of stage & screen, as well as some of Scotland's finest new writing talent!

First Published: 12th May 2021
Seven more summer dates announced for exclusive outdoor glamping festival Capers in Cannich

Seven more summer dates announced for exclusive outdoor glamping festival Capers in Cannich

Capers in Cannich – Scotland's first festival created specifically in response to Covid-19 social distancing guidelines – has announced it will run for eight weekends in total across the summer.

First Published: 12th May 2021
QTS takes further steps to support local charities

QTS takes further steps to support local charities

National rail contractor, QTS Group, has successfully raised £7,500 and walked a combined total of 10,000 miles to raise money for its chosen charities, including Samuel's Smile in Glasgow.

First Published: 12th May 2021
Glasgow Film Theatre announces full programme ahead of 24th May reopening

Glasgow Film Theatre announces full programme ahead of 24th May reopening

Glasgow Film Theatre (GFT) has announced the line-up of must-see films that audiences will be able to enjoy on the big screen when the cinema reopens on Monday 24th May.

First Published: 11th May 2021
Ready, Set, Yo! YOTEL Glasgow launches virtual game to mark arrival in the city

Ready, Set, Yo! YOTEL Glasgow launches virtual game to mark arrival in the city

YOTEL Glasgow, Scotland's newest and most innovative hotel reveals fun, virtual game to firmly put them on the city's map ahead of their official opening tomorrow (Wednesday 12th May)!

First Published: 11th May 2021
Glasgow drive in announces extra Drag Queen event due to popular demand

Glasgow drive in announces extra Drag Queen event due to popular demand

After selling out a string of dates as it tours the UK, Glasgow's Parking Lot Social has announced that it is adding a second drive in drag show to its Glasgow dates, with tickets now available!

First Published: 10th May 2021
Dobbies teams up with Butterfly Conservation in its latest podcast episode

Dobbies teams up with Butterfly Conservation in its latest podcast episode

Dobbies has launched the latest episode of its popular podcast, this time in collaboration with Butterfly Conservation to hear more about its ‘Nurture for Nature’ campaign.

First Published: 7th May 2021
The Addams Family returns to Glasgow

The Addams Family returns to Glasgow

Everyone's favourite mysterious and spooky family are back on tour and will visit the King's Theatre Glasgow from the 21st September!

First Published: 7th May 2021
The National Piping Centre launch crowdfunding campaign to protect the legacy of their periodicals

The National Piping Centre launch crowdfunding campaign to protect the legacy of their periodicals

The National Piping Centre has launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise funds to protect the legacy of its Piping Times and Piping Today periodicals.

First Published: 6th May 2021
Glasgow pub reopens after 13 month closure with one of the largest beer gardens in the East End

Glasgow pub reopens after 13 month closure with one of the largest beer gardens in the East End

It's a double celebration for one Glasgow pub, which has reopened for the first time in 13 months, showcasing a £325,000 refurbishment that includes one of the largest beer gardens in the East End!

First Published: 4th May 2021
Care home residents use their green fingers to compete for best garden

Care home residents use their green fingers to compete for best garden

Care homes across the country marked National Gardening Week last week by encouraging residents to work together to spruce up their outdoor space.

First Published: 4th May 2021
New treasure trove of homewares for West End

New treasure trove of homewares for West End

An eclectic, independent homeware shop has landed in Glasgow's west end and its founders are encouraging people to come and discover the charming treasures they have in-store.

First Published: 1st May 2021
Kevin Quantum, Flaming Canonballs at Edinburgh Castle stunt

Kevin Quantum, Flaming Canonballs at Edinburgh Castle stunt

At 1pm today (Thursday 29th April), the global premiere of a daring stunt at Edinburgh Castle by scientist and magician Kevin Quantum was unveiled on YouTube.

First Published: 29th April 2021
Claire Richards and Kevin Clifton announced for The War of The Worlds

Claire Richards and Kevin Clifton announced for The War of The Worlds

One of the most trailblazing arena tours of all time, Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of 'The War of The Worlds' - Alive on Stage! returns to arenas throughout the UK in 2022.

First Published: 29th April 2021
Help save your local charity shop

Help save your local charity shop

Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland's much-loved stores are urgently appealing to people in the local community to volunteer their time and help keep the store running.

First Published: 28th April 2021
What a BREWtiful sight: Aldi unveils line up for Spring Scottish Beer Festival

What a BREWtiful sight: Aldi unveils line up for Spring Scottish Beer Festival

Aldi has revealed the line-up for its annual Scottish beer festival, which will showcase 30 exceptional craft beers from thirteen breweries across the country, with prices starting at just £1.39!

First Published: 28th April 2021
Flip Out Glasgow jumps back into action!

Flip Out Glasgow jumps back into action!

Scotland's biggest trampoline and adventure park has officially re-opened with a host of new safety measures designed to keep people safe when Flipping Out.

First Published: 27th April 2021
Does your property have what it takes to be Home of the Year

Does your property have what it takes to be Home of the Year

Scotland is full of beautiful, surprising and absolutely unique homes... but do they have what it takes to be Home of the Year?

First Published: 17th July 2018
Dobbies hosts great pizza virtual event with Ooni Pizza Ovens

Dobbies hosts great pizza virtual event with Ooni Pizza Ovens

Dobbies, the UK’s leading garden centre retailer, has announced a free, exclusive virtual event with Ooni Pizza Ovens, to share top tips on making great pizza with keen cooks across the UK.

First Published: 27th April 2021
The dazzling, multi award winning West End production of Dreamgirls comes to Glasgow for the first time!

The dazzling, multi award winning West End production of Dreamgirls comes to Glasgow for the first time!

The first ever UK tour of hit musical Dreamgirls, which was due to start in 2020, will make its Glasgow premiere at the King's Theatre in October 2022!

First Published: 26th April 2021
Cameron House releases details of new state of the art Leisure Club ahead of reopening

Cameron House releases details of new state of the art Leisure Club ahead of reopening

Luxury Scottish five-star resort, Cameron House, has revealed details of its new leisure facilities as it prepares for its reopening this summer.

First Published: 26th April 2021
Walking charity shares top spots in Glasgow to switch up family stroll

Walking charity shares top spots in Glasgow to switch up family stroll

Families in Glasgow can beat boredom and freshen up their walking routes with help from Scotland's national walking charity, Paths For All!

First Published: 26th April 2021
The Malt Whisky Trail prepares warm welcome for UK whisky lovers

The Malt Whisky Trail prepares warm welcome for UK whisky lovers

The Malt Whisky Trail prepares for the welcome return of whisky lovers from across the UK with the easing of travel restrictions across Scotland.

First Published: 26th April 2021

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