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Govanhill Poetry Splash

The 8th annual Govanhill Poetry Splash takes place on National Poetry Day (Thu 01October). For the first time it will be an online event due to COVID restrictions. Staring back in 2012, the Poetry Splash had featured some of Scotland’s best known poets and spoken word artists including Liz Lochhead, Tom Leonard, Harry Josephine Giles, […]

Vacancy: Business Operations Manager

Remade Network is a social enterprise that sets up collaborative repair hubs with communities. Our first project, ‘The Repair Stop’ has just launched in Govanhill, at 21 Nithsdale Street, working collaboratively with Govanhill Baths Community Trust, Repair Cafe Glasgow, Glasgow Tool Library, The Pram Project and Glasgow City Council. We provide affordable repairs in household […]

New Job: Govanhill Baths Arts Co-ordinator

An exciting opportunity exists for a well qualified and creative person to join the team of staff and volunteers at the Govanhill Baths Community Trust (GBCT). We are looking to recruit an Arts Co-ordinator to develop and coordinate the delivery of the Govanhill Baths Arts (GBArt) Programme. Applicants will be required to outline, by referring […]

Supporting Each Other; Learning Together

With the ethos of strengthening the community resilience through peer support and joint learning, Govanhill Baths Community Trust has been actively engaging with the Somali Association in Glasgow, the Friends of Romano Lav and the local Irish community to strengthen their organisations during the pandemic. We have secured Wellbeing funding which is being used by […]

People’s Pantry Update

We are sorry to announce that due to unforeseen circumstances we are delaying the launch of the People’s Pantry. We are hoping to be able to open it in the first part of July.  For more information please email:  community@govanhillbaths.com

Support for the Irish Community in the Govanhill Area

We aim to provide crucial wellbeing support to members of the Irish community who may be experiencing difficulties at this time. We can offer: Telephone befriending Support you to access services Access to the Govanhill Baths Wellbeing Packs and Activities Provision of food from The People’s Pantry The type of support provided will be tailored […]

Govanhill Baths Stands with Black Lives Matter

Govanhill Baths will always be committed to being anti-racist and standing in solidarity with anti-racists here and internationally, and in challenging racism, prejudice and bigotry. Our history and traditions are informed by bringing people together to advance change, to challenge injustice and to oppose racism and discrimination – and supporting others in doing so. Govanhill […]

Our Role Combating Racism in Govanhill

Combating racism is something which should matter to all of us and is central to the work and principles of Govanhill Baths and all that we do. We recognise our role in Govanhill in combatting racism, bigotry and discrimination, and working with others to aid the defeat of such prejudice. We define ourselves by a […]

Covid-19: Maintaining Health and Wellbeing

Following Government guidelines, Govanhill Baths Community Trust has postponed all Arts, Health and Wellbeing classes. Like many organisations, we are looking to deliver our activities online or at a distance. As we create a programme of activities, please get in touch if you have any ideas or suggestions. Also, we will be putting together Art […]