This year our upcycling social enterprise Rags to Riches is taking part in the worldwide campaign Fashion Revolution. With its brand of workshops and products, they consistently aim to highlight the plight that waste has on our environment and its effect on climate change. The number of garments produced annually has doubled since 2000 and […]

The Big Waste Zero Market will be held on the first Saturday of every month. The next one will be on 1st May, 11:00am to 4:00pm, at The Deep End, 21 Nithsdale Street, Glasgow G41 2PZ. From innovative zero-waste design and creative collectors to vintage, antiques and hidden treasure, everything sold is made from waste, […]

Nicola Sturgeon MSP and staff sanding in food shop

Govanhill Baths’ community food project, the People’s Pantry, was pleased to welcome on Thursday 8th April Nicola Sturgeon, local MSP for Glasgow Southside constituency. Ms Sturgeon was able to see first-hand the invaluable service our pantry provides to the local people. With so many experiencing food insecurity, the Pantry is a lifeline and example of […]

Today, we celebrate the 50th anniversary of International Roma Day. Govanhill Baths Community Trust wish a happy International Roma Day to all our Roma neighbours. It is a day to celebrate the rich culture, history and heritage of Roma people worldwide and a day when Govanhill shows our support and solidarity with our Roma communities. […]

We have two new vacancies and an artist commission opportunity:   Arts Project Manager (Culture Collective Project) 22.5 hours per week An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced, motivated and passionate Project Manager, with experience of Creative Producing, to join the Govanhill Baths team and lead on an ambitious arts project, following funding from […]

The long-awaited refurbishment of Govanhill Baths has officially begun, almost twenty years to the day that the building was first occupied by the community in an attempt to prevent it from closing in 2001. See below a statement from Govanhill Baths Community Trust’s Chair, Alex Wilde: We are delighted that ownership of the Govanhill Baths […]

Govanhill Baths Community Trust are so sad to share the news of the passing of a dear friend and supporter, Gill Wright. Gill was the Development Manager at Victoria Baths in Manchester and founder of Historic Pools of Britain (HPB). She was an early supporter and advocate of the Save Our Pool campaign and Govanhill […]

The 31st of March is International Transgender Day of Visibility. It is a day to celebrate the lives and achievements of transgender people in our community and across the world. Govanhill Baths Community Trust unconditionally stands in solidarity with trans people. We support the right of trans people for equality and empower trans people to […]