Govanhill Baths celebrates “Our Steamie”

Today (Thursday 21 July) sees the launch of Govanhill Theatre’s production of Tony Roper’s play “The Steamie”.  Directed by Victor Kennedy, the classic play about Glasgow’s steamies and the women who populated the wash-houses runs for 9 nights.  Tickets are available from the GBCT offices at 99 Calder street or online at www.brownpapertickets.com Alongside the […]


People’s Bank of Govanhill note design competition

Design the next set of notes for The People’s Bank of Govanhill Call for local artists to design the new Govanhill currencyThe People’s Bank of Govanhill is looking for Govanhill based artists to design a new set of notes or coins for this exciting local currency project.Previous editions of notes were designed by Ailie Rutherford […]


Govanhill Baths unveils The Steamie Project

Alongside Govanhill Theatre’s summer production of Tony Roper’s “The Steamie”, we are delighted to announce “The Steamie Project”.  The project aims to gather stories and memories of Glasgow’s steamies, developing into a creative project and the production of a book “Our Steamie”. The project was inspired by Tony Ropers play and the poem “Govanhill” by […]


Paranormal Investigation at the Baths

On Saturday 25 June Lanarkshire Paranormal will be carrying out a paranormal investigation overnight at the Baths. Lanarkshire Paranormal are a dedicated team of paranormal researchers. Based in Scotland, they investigate both private locations and organize many nationwide events. With the latest in hi-tech equipment and over 16 years experience, Lanarkshire Paranormal are at the […]


New Play for Refugee Week 2016

No-one can escape their own history in this dark tale of regret and revenge written and Directed by Fatima Uygun. Jeffrey is deeply concerned about his brother Stevie, a decorated and homeless gulf war veteran. After a chance meeting with an Iraqi refugee, Yasmin, Stevie’s behaviour becomes more worrying. Battling his own alcoholism, Jeffrey attempts […]

Job Vacancy – Female Life Guard and Learner’s Pool Supervisor

Female Life Guard and Learner’s Pool supervisor The Govanhill Baths Community Trust (GBCT) is looking to recruit a qualified life guard and supervisor for the Leaner’s Pool. An exciting opportunity has arisen at the Govanhill Baths for the post of Lifeguard and supervisor of the Learner’s Pool. After 15 years of campaigning the GBCT has […]

Job Vacancy – Female Swimming Instructor

Female Swimming Instructor The Govanhill Baths Community Trust (GBCT) is looking to recruit a qualified swimming teacher/s for the Leaner’s Pool. An exciting opportunity has arisen at the Govanhill Baths for the post of swimming teacher for those who are passionate about swimming and making a difference to the health and fitness of our local […]


Come and See the Plans for the Building

Join us on June 2nd to explore the ‘Changing Rooms’ of Govanhill Baths, as we reveal the new design of the building. Diving headfirst into the next stage of our redevelopment, you’ll get a chance to meet the architects and have your say on the design drawings. Are there enough spaces for activities? What are […]