The Wasp

This year’s production for the Southside Fringe Festival is The Wasp, written by Morgan Malcolm and directed by our own Bruce Downie. This scintillating thriller sees Carla and Heather, a school bully and her victim, reunited after 20 years. As they catch up over cups of tea it becomes apparent that their lives could scarcely […]


The Southside Fringe at Govanhill Baths

The ever-growing Southside Fringe Festival is back at the Baths for the third year.  For the next ten days there is an exciting programme of music and theatre events. The Paper Bag is  new play by award winning Ppaywright Heloise Thual. This premiered at the Tron theatre in Glasgow in March 2016 and Director Lesley […]


Help the People’s Bank of Govanhill!

Guest post from Ailie Rutherford The People’s Bank of Govanhill is a local currency project which grew out of my time as artist in residence at Govanhill Baths.  The aim of the project is to create a new form of currency in Govanhill, through a series of currency experiments, workshops and discussion events talking about […]


What’s On Spring 2016

Spring is just around the corner and between a jam-packed programme, a new fundraising campaign, and community consultations, we’ll be keeping ourselves busy. Regular workshops and courses, informal gatherings, and cultural events are all part of our programme this season. WORKSHOPS With knitting, cooking, theatre, drama, yoga, upcycling and even angling, there’s a great variety […]


Comedy Festival at the Baths

As part of the Glasgow International Comedy Festival 2016, Govanhill Baths Community Trust will be presenting a programme of movies and plays in association with Govanhill Theatre and Southside Film Festival. We kick off the laughs on with The Southside Comedy Film Festival on Friday 12th March, screening Zoolander. On Saturday 13th March there is […]

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Vacancy for Board of Trustees

The Govanhill Baths Community Trust is looking for new Board members who are committed to helping the Trust re-open the Baths as a Wellbeing Centre and contribute to the social, cultural and built regeneration of Govanhill as a community on the Southside of Glasgow. These are exciting times for the Govanhill Baths Community Trust. After […]

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New Fly Fishing course with Govanhill Baths

Fishing is more than just a fun way to spend an afternoon, it is a great tool to help you to become happier and healthier. Here are the top 6 ways that fly fishing is good for your health: 1. It keeps you moving, its exercise that doesnt cause you pain. 2. It helps you […]

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Restored Save Our Pool Banners

Happy New Year!!!! Very happy to share with you our two newly restored banners. Huge huge thanks to Ania Zapotoczna from Rags to Riches for the great job she has done. This ensures the banners will continue to illustrate the Save Our Pool campaign and the occupation of Govanhill Baths for years to come. Paula     […]