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Govanhill Theatre presents – The Doll Doctor 14-19 May

Govanhill Theatre’s production for this year’s Southside Fringe is Glenwyn Parry’s The Doll Doctor.  Translated from the original Welsh language play “Sear Doliau” by David Brown and Directed by Bruce Downie, the play examines our obsession with modernisation, the role of women and the power women hold within our society and asks searching questions about […]

New Exciting Job Opportunities with Rags to Riches

Rags to Riches, our award-winning upcycling project, are looking to recruit three new people to join our ever-growing team.  R2R need a Business Development and Marketing Officer; a Product Development Officer; and a Coordinator for the Scottish Upcycling Network.  Full details for each job are below. Govanhill Baths Community Trust – Rags to Riches Business […]

Govanhill International Carnival and Festival 16th- 26th August 2018

‘Govanhill International Carnival and Festival’ 16th- 26th August. After the success of our inaugural event last year, dubbed, ‘Scottinghill’,  we are back in 2018 with a spectaular showcase of events, happenings, concerts, talks, walks, workshops, community activities and more, to celebrate the amazing cultural, ethnic, religious and community diversity that exists in Govanhill. We need […]

Job Opportunity – Capital Project Director

GOVANHILL BATHS CAPITAL PROJECT DIRECTOR JOB DESCRIPTION VISION Govanhill Baths Community Trust‘s goal is to re-open the Govanhill Baths as a Wellbeing Centre and at the same time contribute to the wider social, cultural and built regeneration of Govanhill as a community through a range of activities. GBCT wants the Baths to be a place […]

Spring Wellbeing Programme

Govanhill Baths Community Trust’s spring programme of Wellbeing classes are now open for registration.   A wide range of FREE activities and classes, open to all, will be running from April to June. You can try your hand at Angling, Archery, Knitting, Yoga, Creative Writing, Pottery and Drawing.  To find out more or to register for […]

Coming Soon – Rags to Riches new retail outlet

Govanhills Baths Community Trust’s award-winning upcycling project Rags to Riches have secured new premises for a retail outlet on Victoria Road.  Our team are busy preparing the shop for a planned opening in May.                 The shop will sell Rags to Riches own branded products as well as […]

Yon Afro Collective – Glasgow International Festival 2018 at Govanhill Baths

Govanhill Baths Community Trust are delighted to announce that we will again be a venue for This year;s GI Festival, hosting Yon Afro Collective. Glasgow International is Scotland’s largest festival for contemporary art, taking place over three weeks every two years across the city of Glasgow. Renowned as a centre for contemporary art, the festival […]

Statement in repsonse to RCGF funding announcement

The Board of Trustees of Govanhill Baths Community Trust (GBCT) are extremely disappointed that, for the second year in a row, The Scottish Government has decided not to support the refurbishment of Govanhill Baths through the Regeneration Capital Grant Fund (RCGF). We believe that the reasoning behind the decision to not award funding to Govanhill […]

Govanhill Baths closed due to weather

Govanhill Baths will be closed to the public for Wednesday 28 February and Thursday 01 March due to the weather conditions.  All classes, appointments and room bookings are cancelled.  We hope to back open again on Friday. We apologise for any inconvenience this causes