Entries by Julian

New Book: Little Donegal – The Irish in the Gorbals and Govanhill

    Govanhill Baths is proud to announce the publication of Little Donegal – The Irish in the Gorbals and Govanhill by Colm Bryce. The book traces the influence of Irish migrants to the southside of Glasgow, especially from the North West of Ireland, and how their lives affected the area they settled in. Migration […]

Annual General Meeting Notice

Govanhill Baths Community Trust 2022 AGM will be held on 20 September at 6:00pm. The meeting will take place at The Deep End, 21 Nithsdale Street, Glasgow G41 2PZ.  

New Job Vacancies

Govanhill Baths has two exciting new job opportunities. Administration Officer 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. We are looking to recruit an Administration Officer to perform a variety of administrative and clerical tasks. Duties of the […]

Job Vacancy: Creative Sounds Workshops Support Worker

DEADLINE EXTENDED Govanhill Baths Community Trust is looking to recruit a freelance Support Worker to help support a series of 4 x creative sound workshops at Govanhill Baths in late June and July. A support worker is needed to generally help ensure the smooth and safe running of the sessions and help create a supported […]

Latest What’s On Guide to Govanhill Baths Events

Our What’s On guide for June to August has been printed with a host of exciting activities including new woodworking workshops and sound design workshops, in addition to our usual programme of health and wellbeing classes of course. Click to view the online version Click to view or download a PDF version

New Educational Resource for New Scots

Govanhill Baths Community Trust have announced the launch of a brand new educational resource to help teachers initiate conversations around New Scots issues. Titled ‘No Radio Silence’, the resource features a short film created and directed by Unity Sisters and accompanying e-book for teachers covering various topics in line with the Scottish Government’s Curriculum for […]

Tales of Auld Govanhill Event

Thur 28 Apr | 7:00 – 9:00pm | Suitable for ages 12+ Bee’s Knees Cafe, 83 Bowman Street, Glasgow G42 8LF Join us for a magical evening of tall tales, fabulous fables, and history that’s stranger than fiction. To commemorate Scotland’s Year of Stories, we’ll be voyaging through the mists of time, exploring the myths […]

New Job Vacancies

Two exciting opportunities have opened up at Govanhill Baths Community Trust for an experienced Woodwork Facilitator and a Technician to join the Rags to Riches team of staff and volunteers. We are looking to recruit a Woodwork Facilitator to help us deliver our community builds, make products and facilitate workshops, and a Technician to help […]

Help Support Kenmure Street Festival

    On the 13 May 2021  two of men living on Kenmure Street in Pollokshields, Glasgow, were taken from their home by the UK Home Office. They were detained in a van on the street. Spontaneously, neighbours amassed and prevented the van leaving by sitting in the road. Word spread  quickly and the number […]

What’s On: Arts and Events Programme

The latest edition of What’s On, Govanhill Baths art sand events programme, is now available. Highlights include, Kenmure Street – A Festival of Resistance on the 13th and 14th of May. We’ve teamed with our partners, The Pollokshields Trust and dozens of pro-migrant, anti racist and community groups, to celebrate the historic victory in stopping […]