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New Southside Food Map Available

In 2016 the Trust produced a Food Map to guide those in need to free food, including Soup Kitchens, Food Parcels, Foodbanks and Community Meals within the Southside of Glasgow. With 10,000 copies being distributed, the Food Map served as a valuable resource for doctors, social workers, health visitors, Citizens Advice and welfare rights workers. […]

Govanhill International Festival & Carnival Programme Available

    We have now published the programme for our forthcoming Govanhill International Festival & Carnival. Running from the 16th to 26th of August, it’s full of music, dance, talks and walks, and of course the Parade through Govanhill’s streets. Drop into the Baths to pick up a copy, or view online or download a […]

Dance for Diversity to Kick Off the Carnival

Join Govanhill Baths Community Trust and our friends tonight at the Rum Shack as we kick off our events for Govanhill International Festival and Carnival 2018.  Reggae Got Soul features four of Scotland’s top soul and reggae DJs – Author and Broadcaster Stuart Cosgrove (Detroit67, Memphis68) Paul Molloy (Friday Street) Felonius Monk and Hectorrr (Sunny […]

Vacancy: Bookkeeper

Govanhill Baths Community Trust has a new vacancy for a Bookkeeper. Job description and application process are described below and can also be downloaded as a PDF: Download Job Description Job Description Start and Finish: 1st September 2018- 31st March 2020 Salary: £15 an hour Hours: 15hrs a month. (self employed) Job Role: GBCT are […]

Wellbeing Programme Evaluation Report For 2017-18

Our new Evaluation Report for our Wellbeing Programme for th eyear 2017-18 is now available to read and download: Download Report  The classes we offer aim to enhance the wellbeing of participants through: Improved physical and mental health Providing creative outlets for skills development and enhancement Facilitating employment opportunities Generating positive social networks Improving community […]

Re-Advertisement – 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 […]

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 […]