GlasGLOW Tackles the Climate Crisis

This year’s GlasGLOW event took inspiration from the COP26 conference happening on the other side of the city and donned a climate change theme. The event has been successfully running for three years in Glasgow’s Botanic Gardens. The theme is presented to guests via metaphors and imagery. Loudspeakers announce that you are a reporter sent to investigate the disappearance of ‘Gloop Corp’s’ CEO and what … Continue reading GlasGLOW Tackles the Climate Crisis

Extinction Rebellion Northern Ireland “Stand With” Those At Climate Conference

Extinction Rebellion Northern Ireland have taken to George Square in a demonstration to ask the leaders and delegates taking part in the discussions at the UN Conference Of Parties (COP26) to ‘make the right decisions for the right reasons’ and tackle the ongoing climate crisis. Adam, who was demonstrating alongside the group said: “Today we had an action to talk about petroleum licensing and a … Continue reading Extinction Rebellion Northern Ireland “Stand With” Those At Climate Conference

Animal Rights Activists Stage Protest in City Centre

George Square was the home of multiple demonstrations as Extinction Rebellion, Farm Animal Rights Movement and Animal Rebellion took to the streets to protest environmental change. Farm Animal Rights Movement, the oldest animal rights organisation in America descended to Glasgow to spread awareness about the exploitation of animals and the impact it has on the planet. The group is also passionate about reducing reliance on … Continue reading Animal Rights Activists Stage Protest in City Centre

How Glasgow University Is Tackling Eco-Friendly Periods

The University of Glasgow’s Queen Margaret Union (QMU) was one of the first student unions in Scotland to provide free environmentally friendly menstrual products to all students. Products include menstrual cups, biodegradable pads and tampons, reusable pads, and even latex free condoms. They’re also providing pamphlets with instructions on how to use these products safely and correctly. Sustainable hygiene methods for those that menstruate have … Continue reading How Glasgow University Is Tackling Eco-Friendly Periods

Motherwell FC Host Sucessful Ladies Day

Motherwell FC’s annual ‘Ladies Day’ event made its return on Saturday, and it was a big success! With all tickets selling out, celebrity guests and appearances by the players and management team the ladies were more than happy. Priced at £50 for non-season ticket holders and £40 for season ticket holders the classy event included: complimentary cocktails, cash prizes, a best dressed catwalk contest, picture … Continue reading Motherwell FC Host Sucessful Ladies Day

Primark Cycles For Charity

Primark in Motherwell town centre are having a charity fundraiser to raise money for local charity Chris’s House. Starting on on Friday the 24th of September and continuing on to Saturday the 25th, store workers are cycling throughout the day on an exercise bike to raise as much cash as possible. Chris’s House is a Lanarkshire based mental health charity that operates in Wishaw. They … Continue reading Primark Cycles For Charity