Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Event Category

Organisers

Time

Reset Filters

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

Aug 2018
Free

We Are Home

21 Aug| 10:00 am- 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily until Fri 24 Aug 2018
Govanhill Baths, 99 Calder Street, Govanhill
Glasgow, G42 7RA United Kingdom
+ Google Map
A hand holds a small house clay model on a lawn.

We are HOME aims to capture a collective sense of what and where ‘home’ is for Govanhill’s children and young people. This installation was created by the Young Artists of Govanhill, an arts collective of local children and young people aged from 6 to 16. Addressing themes of belonging, family, safety, community and place, the responses of the Young Artists of Govanhill are woven together to create a collective sense of ‘home’, as only their voices could create. Children and…

Find out more »
Free

Park and Ride

21 Aug| 2:00 pm- 4:00 pm
Bike For Good, 509 Victoria Road
Glasgow, G42 8BH United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Traffic sign with bike and pedestrian symbols

Park and Ride is your chance to explore the greenspaces of Govanhill by foot or bike. We will explore both the public greenspaces but also tour round some of Govanhill’s community gardens hidden gems. There will be an option to complete this as a walking tour or by bike. Come dressed appropriately. Part of the Govanhill International Festival & Carnival 2018

Find out more »
Free

I, Daniel Blake (Film screening)

21 Aug| 4:30 pm- 6:30 pm
Samaritan House, 79 Coplaw Street, 79 Coplaw Street
Glasgow, G42 7JG United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Solitary man stands in front of wall spray painted with I, Daniel Blake

Daniel Blake is a 59-year old widowed carpenter who must rely on welfare after a recent heart attack leaves him unable to work. Despite his doctor’s diagnosis, British authorities deny Blake’s benefits and tell him to return to his job. As Daniel navigates his way through an agonising appeal process, he begins to develop a strong bond with a destitute, single mother who’s struggling to take care of her two children. Refreshments provided. Part of the Govanhill International Festival &…

Find out more »
Free

Glasgow’s Poor Law

21 Aug| 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm
Samaritan House, 79 Coplaw Street, 79 Coplaw Street
Glasgow, G42 7JG United Kingdom
+ Google Map
sepia photograph of large building

From the Old Poor Law to Modern Day Austerity: Responses to Poverty in Scotland then and now. Poverty is a major social issue in Scotland, with policy responses dating back to the 15th Century. Yet five centuries later, we still experience extreme poverty. Barrie Levine, qualified social worker, will discuss the Poor Law as applied in Glasgow, explore its key principles and consider the lessons for today from our history. Refreshments Provided. Part of the Govanhill International Festival & Carnival…

Find out more »
Free

We Are Home

22 Aug| 10:00 am- 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily until Fri 24 Aug 2018
Govanhill Baths, 99 Calder Street, Govanhill
Glasgow, G42 7RA United Kingdom
+ Google Map
A hand holds a small house clay model on a lawn.

We are HOME aims to capture a collective sense of what and where ‘home’ is for Govanhill’s children and young people. This installation was created by the Young Artists of Govanhill, an arts collective of local children and young people aged from 6 to 16. Addressing themes of belonging, family, safety, community and place, the responses of the Young Artists of Govanhill are woven together to create a collective sense of ‘home’, as only their voices could create. Children and…

Find out more »
Free

Flavours of Govanhill (Walk)

22 Aug| 10:30 am- 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
,
and
Govanhill Community Development Trust, 192 Allison Street
Glasgow, G42 8RR United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Display of herbs and spices

Have you ever gone into a shop and wondered what something is, or how to cook it, but been too embarrassed to ask? We have created a short tour to give people a taste of the different cuisines in Govanhill, and to increase our confidence and knowledge of foods available. Leaving from Govanhill Community Development Trust, 192 Allison Street. Free but booking essential, contact: jferguson@govanhillha.org or call 0141 423 8883. Part of the Govanhill International Festival & Carnival 2018

Find out more »
Free

Flavours of Govanhill (Walk)

22 Aug| 12:00 pm- 1:00 pm
Govanhill Community Development Trust, 192 Allison Street
Glasgow, G42 8RR United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Display of herbs and spices

Have you ever gone into a shop and wondered what something is, or how to cook it, but been too embarrassed to ask? We have created a short tour to give people a taste of the different cuisines in Govanhill, and to increase our confidence and knowledge of foods available. Leaving from Govanhill Community Development Trust, 192 Allison Street. Free but booking essential, contact: jferguson@govanhillha.org or call 0141 423 8883. Part of the Govanhill International Festival & Carnival 2018

Find out more »
Free

Flavours of Govanhill (Walk)

22 Aug| 1:30 pm- 2:30 pm
Govanhill Community Development Trust, 192 Allison Street
Glasgow, G42 8RR United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Display of herbs and spices

Have you ever gone into a shop and wondered what something is, or how to cook it, but been too embarrassed to ask? We have created a short tour to give people a taste of the different cuisines in Govanhill, and to increase our confidence and knowledge of foods available. Leaving from Govanhill Community Development Trust, 192 Allison Street. Free but booking essential, contact: jferguson@govanhillha.org or call 0141 423 8883. Part of the Govanhill International Festival & Carnival 2018

Find out more »
Free

Roma: Where is Romanistan? It is everywhere!

22 Aug| 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm
Samaritan House, 79 Coplaw Street, 79 Coplaw Street
Glasgow, G42 7JG United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Parade of people with Roma flags

“Where is Romanistan? It is everywhere!”: everyday stories of mobility, settlement and diversity in Govanhill, Glasgow. As families seeking asylum, or as migrants seeking refuge from racism and harassment, Roma have moved to (and from) Scotland for decades. Professor Colin Clark will discuss historic and contemporary Roma mobility across Europe, and why Roma people have increasingly looked to Scotland as a place to settle and build new lives. In the current political climate of austerity and racism, solidarity is more…

Find out more »
Free

We Are Home

23 Aug| 10:00 am- 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily until Fri 24 Aug 2018
Govanhill Baths, 99 Calder Street, Govanhill
Glasgow, G42 7RA United Kingdom
+ Google Map
A hand holds a small house clay model on a lawn.

We are HOME aims to capture a collective sense of what and where ‘home’ is for Govanhill’s children and young people. This installation was created by the Young Artists of Govanhill, an arts collective of local children and young people aged from 6 to 16. Addressing themes of belonging, family, safety, community and place, the responses of the Young Artists of Govanhill are woven together to create a collective sense of ‘home’, as only their voices could create. Children and…

Find out more »
+ Export Events