North Lanarkshire Council Representatives Announced

As the local elections come to an end many may be left wondering who their councillors are for their wards and how to get in touch with them. Here are the details for the new North Lanarkshire Council. Ward 1-Kilysth Heather Brannan-McVey, Scottish Labour Party Denis Johnston, Scottish National Party (SNP) Jean Jones, Scottish Labour Party Ward 2-Cumbernauld North Danish Ashraf, Scottish National Party (SNP) … Continue reading North Lanarkshire Council Representatives Announced

Raith Rovers become McDermid Ladies following Goodwillie signing

Raith Rovers’ ladies’ team have officially rebranded as McDermid Ladies following Raith Rovers’ controversial decision to sign David Goodwillie. The fallout of the signing saw Tyler Rattray, Raith’s captain, quit after playing for the club for 10 years. Famous author Val McDermid was one of Raith’s biggest supporters and sponsors and has distanced herself from the club to help aid the newly rebranded McDermid Ladies. … Continue reading Raith Rovers become McDermid Ladies following Goodwillie signing

‘Erase the Grey’ Campaign Arrives at City of Glasgow College

City of Glasgow College has teamed up with Glasgow Caledonian University to help spread awareness about their gender-based violence campaign #erasethegrey. Large poster boards have been placed on the second floor of the City Campus calling out common excuses used to downplay assaults and abusive behaviour. ‘Erase The Grey’ was launched in 2019 by Glasgow Caledonian University as a way to spread knowledge and awareness … Continue reading ‘Erase the Grey’ Campaign Arrives at City of Glasgow College

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

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