Beauty Industry Affected by Lockdown in Scotland

‘Dermiglo’ is a beauty salon in Uphall, Broxburn that was first launched back in March 2020, but since then has had to close three times due to restrictions put in place to deal with Covid in Scotland. You can check out their website at http://www.dermiglo.co.uk. Over a year since then, things have still not gone back to normal. Shazia Nadeem, the owner of the Dermiglo … Continue reading Beauty Industry Affected by Lockdown in Scotland

Joy for health worker as gyms re-open their doors

Nurse says he is “So happy” to be able to gym again after facilities finally open their doors following months of inactivity. When asked how it felt being able to resume some normality in his life and how the first day back had gone, Reid Candlish said: “I’ve been waiting for this day for a long time, it’s good to see everyone else back, there’s … Continue reading Joy for health worker as gyms re-open their doors

Covid Is Putting Strain On Small Businesses In Glasgow

Business owner of ‘Forge Colour Print’ has endured the struggles of making less income during the pandemic.Elizabeth Thompson, 54, is the owner of Forge Colour Print which is located in the Forge Shopping Centre and has owned the business for the past six years. When the pandemic struck it was a shock to all business owners, they were left feeling uncertain about how they would … Continue reading Covid Is Putting Strain On Small Businesses In Glasgow

CHURCH OFFICIAL INSISTS THE BUILDING REMAINS SAFE DESPITE INCREASE IN VISITORS

C7 Church Production Team Leader, Heather Pomphrett, is adamant that the Glasgow based church remains a secure environment despite maximum capacity rules in Scottish churches as of the 26th of April. Ms Pomphrett said: “We’ve been doing this now since August, we go through the guidelines on a weekly basis, we update our risk assessment and from a policy point of view we do everything … Continue reading CHURCH OFFICIAL INSISTS THE BUILDING REMAINS SAFE DESPITE INCREASE IN VISITORS

Pressure Falls On North Lanarkshire Council As Waste Crisis Grows

Residents of North Lanarkshire have been left disgusted as fly tipping and littering has increased drastically in the local community. Many public parks, fields and woodland areas have seen an increase in people leaving their mess for others to dispose of. An abundance of smashed glass bottles, used coffee cups, plastic bottles and dog waste bags have been appearing scattered around parks and other commonly … Continue reading Pressure Falls On North Lanarkshire Council As Waste Crisis Grows

Local pub walks 26 miles for mental health charity.

Local pub the Inn at Kippen walked the first two legs of the West Highland Way to raise money for mental health charity Back Onside, just one week before they were due to open their doors to the public. The walk was 26 miles long, starting in Milngavie and ending at Rowardennan. Laura Carey, manager of the pub, said: “With lockdown there’s been so much … Continue reading Local pub walks 26 miles for mental health charity.