Glasgow colleges team up with White Ribbon to end gender-based violence

City of Glasgow College alongside Glasgow Clyde College and Glasgow Kelvingrove College took part in a charity football tournament to raise awareness to the ‘White Ribbon’ campaign. White Ribbon raises awareness and provides men and boys with educational tools to better understand how to help prevent gender-based violence. White Ribbon Scotland found that in 2020-21, there were 65,251 domestic abuse incidents recorded by Police Scotland. … Continue reading Glasgow colleges team up with White Ribbon to end gender-based violence

Forge Market raise over £3K for Shining Stars ASN Theatre Group

Shining Stars Theatre Group are a Glasgow based performing school that had been struggling to find a home and had to hire different church halls, costing them money they could’ve invested into the group. When Claire and Tommy Cunningham heard of this, they sponsored the group and organised the free family fun day. Owners of Balloons4U Glasgow the pair have operated their business at the … Continue reading Forge Market raise over £3K for Shining Stars ASN Theatre Group

The ‘Smelliest Coo’ in Glasgow- Smelly Coo product review

Upon hearing the name ‘Smelly Coo’ you may get the wrong impression of the Glasgow-based company, but I am here to tell you their products will leave you feeling like the nicest smelling cow in Scotland. Their impressive catalogue offers soap infused sponges, whipped soaps, diffuser oils, wax melts, carpet fresh, room sprays, bath bomb powders, and scented sizzlers. Their products come in an array … Continue reading The ‘Smelliest Coo’ in Glasgow- Smelly Coo product review

‘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

New York-based Artist Illuminates Glasgow Skyline

Drivers on the M8 passing Kinning Park will have been stunned by the sight of a neon art installation on one of the buildings. The red art piece is lighting up the Glasgow skyline over the course of the UN Conference of Parties (COP26). Behind the installation is New York- based artist Mary Ellen Carroll, who said: “The piece is called ‘indestructible language’ and the … Continue reading New York-based Artist Illuminates Glasgow Skyline

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