Sign reading No One Is Illegal

    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 […]

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 […]

Two Permanent Works in the new Baths Building Govanhill Baths is excited to announce two public art commissions for the building reopening as a Wellbeing Centre in 2023. We are seeking two Glasgow-based artists and keen to receive applications from people who self-identify as being from groups that are underrepresented in the arts. The successful […]

Cartoon of people standing in row holding signs saying Occupy.

Owning land or buildings is an exciting step for a community group. As you move forward with your plans for ownership, it is important to involve everyone. This short new guide helps community groups consider how they engage with their local community and get ideas for improvement. It was produced by Govanhill Baths Community Trust […]

Diving board

An exciting opportunity exists for two enthusiastic and hard-working individuals to join the team of staff and volunteers at the Govanhill Baths Community Trust (GBCT). We are looking to recruit two Community Engagement Trainees who will learn about and support the GBCT Archive and Heritage Team, with a specific focus on engaging the hard-to-reach communities […]

Fruit and vegetables on table top

We are creating an urban ‘allotment’ area on Carfin Street in Govanhill, Glasgow. Anyone living on Carfin Street and the surrounding nearby area can apply for use of a planter to grow fruit and veg. Central to the project is the fact that the produce will be grown so close to the participants’ homes. Our […]