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New Free Confidential Advice Service

Govanhill Baths Community Trust are dleighted to announce a new partnership with Govan Law Centre (GLC).  GLC’s private tenants team will be at the Baths every Friday morning from 10.30am til 12.30pm. The team will be able to offer advice on a range of problems – landlord problems, arrears, threat of eviction, damp and disrepair; […]

Govanhill International Carnival 2017

Govanhill International Carnival 2017 will take place on Saturday August 26th . We will be celebrating the unique cultural heritage of Govanhill as the most diverse community in Scotland with a street parade, workshops, music, art and happenings. For the Parade we are looking for street and carnival performers and musicians to take part.  We […]

FREE Archery classes with GBCT

There are still some spaces left on our Archery for Beginners classes at cathkin Park, staring this Saturday 03 June at 1pm.  If you want to come along and try it out contact Bruce on 0141 433 2999 or email archery@govanhillbaths.com

Job Vacancy – Female Lifeguard and Level 1 Swimming Instructor

Female Lifeguard and Level 1 Swimming Instructor The Govanhill Baths Community Trust (GBCT) is looking to recruit a Swimming Instructor and supervisor for the Leaner’s Pool. An exciting opportunity has arisen at the Govanhill Baths for the post of Lifeguard and Level 1 Swimming Instructor . Reports to: Learners Pool supervisor. Main purpose of role: […]

Rent Strike!

Rent Strike! A new musical set in Govan, 1915, opens tonight in The Steamie at the Baths.  Written by Fatima Uygun and Colin Poole, Dircted by Fatima Uygun, it tells the remarkable story of how ordinary working class women organised themselves to fight back against exploitative landlords. Featuring songs by Alistair Hulett, Gavin Livingstone and […]

“Exhibition” of proposed Larkfield development

A public exhibition of proposals for the re-development of the former Larkfield Bus Depot at Butterbiggins Road will take place at Daisy Street Neighbourhood Centre on Wednesday 07 June 11am-6pm.  There has been a significant change to original plans published in the press last year with an increase in the size of the residential site […]

GBCT Wellbeing Report 2016/17

Govanhill Baths Communtiy Trust (GBCT) have published this years evaluation of our Well-being programme.  The report, by Elaine Cutajar & Lucy Farrell of Stirling University, looks at the wholeprogramme of classes and courses at The baths over the last year and cinfirms GBCTs ccommitment to provding a service to our target audience.  Download and read […]

Job Opportunity – Fundraising Manager

Fundraising Manager, Govanhill Baths Community Trust, Salary: £26k pro rata 17.5 hours per week.  Fixed term to March 2018 Govanhill Baths Community Trust is embarking on an exciting new era in our existence and we need a fundraising expert to help. Later this year we are launching a community share offer with the support from […]

Southside Fringe Festival at Govanhill Baths

Southside Fringe is back again for 2017 and The Govanhill Baths have an exciting programme of events this month. Rags to Riches have been busy preparing for This Is Not An Orchestra (Saturday 13 May 7.30pm).  The group have been making instruments from discarded waste and have created an orchestra using the ‘trash’ musical instruments.  […]

FREE swimming classes at Govanhill Baths

Govanhill Baths Community Trust are delighted to announce free beginners swimming lessons to the following groups living in the G41 & G42 postcode areas. Adult & Baby (6mth+)on benefits or in receipt of working tax credits Adult & Toddler (1-2yr) on benefits or in receipt of working tax credits Pre-School children (3-5yr) whose parents are […]