Current Glasgow City News
Host City Glasgow: ten things the tourist guides probably never mentioned - The Conversation
Lying only 52 or so miles apart, few countries can have two cities that are so different in so many ways. For many in Edinburgh, Glasgow is full of rough, criminal types who are prone to alcoholism and violence; and as they rarely wash, they are “soap ...
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:00:55 GMT
Commonwealth Games: Glasgow bike shop gives Malawi athletes pedal power - ABC Online
Some of them come ill-equipped, and so it was for two cyclists from the African nation of Malawi - until, that is, they walked into a bike shop in Glasgow's city centre to get some repairs done ahead of competition. Billy Bilsland cycle shop is ...
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:39:24 GMT
Glasgow puts 'city deal' before Scottish independence - The Guardian
With the Commonwealth Games opening in Glasgow today, the city is on a roll. But the wide range of new sporting facilities – aquatic centre, velodrome, arena, for instance – and an impressive legacy programme promising thousands of new jobs are just ...
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:00:56 GMT
Glasgow 2014: City prepares for its biggest day in sporting history as 300000 ... - Scottish Daily Record
AN army of volunteers were yesterday working round the clock to get Glasgow ready for the biggest day of sport in the city's history. About 300,000 fans are expected to watch events in all eight venues on the Games' Super Sunday. The main focus is on ...
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 06:44:03 GMT
Commonwealth Games brings Glasgow big trade boost - Scotsman
But Ms Ledgerwood, who is also chair of the City Centre Retail Association, said that it was Glasgow's cafes and fastfood outlets that were enjoying a real boom at the moment: “Retailers in the city have said that they're seeing an increase in food ...
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:58:11 GMT
Business proposals sought for major hotel development project in Glasgow City ... - hotel-industry.co.uk
Specialist property and asset consultants at ES Group have been instructed by Simon Wilson and Anne O'Keefe of Zolfo Cooper, in their capacity as joint administrators of Ashcap (CNC) LLP, to find a business to progress a hotel development opportunity ...
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:44:37 GMT
Games monitor slams Glasgow City Council for pools closures - Herald Scotland
A spokeswoman for Glasgow City Council said education services had an agreement enabling access to all the pools in the city and that all children in Glasgow can swim for free. She said all children take part in a primary school swimming programme ...
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 02:09:03 GMT