Archive - of sorts
Pearce Institute "January Reshuffle event 2007
Xmas is over, the January sales are dead, Farepak is forgotten, the money-grabbers are trying to get you thinking about summer holidays, there must be more to life than this...AND THERE IS!
COME AND DISCOVER A WHOLE NEW WORLD HIDING INSIDE THIS ONE!
If you ever wondered who paints the post boxes red, Here's yer man. He is in charge of painting about a thousand of these, all over the South Side of Glasgow. It's a wonder he gets anything done, people keep going up and talking to him. (Like me)
The Govan letter
Last June the Scottish Parliament's Public Petitions Committee heard presentations from Govan Community Council about the failure of regeneration policies locally.
Poverty Booth Taking the poverty booth for a walk
MAKE BORDERS HISTORY - TOUR
On Sunday July the 3rd we can go on our own tour to visit some of the magicians who help asylum seekers "disappear". We will visit organisations involved in locking up and deporting Asylum seekers. Let's join the dots in the picture of detention and deportation.
A cycle trip to the community Gardens (Eglinton Street )
Cost causes cancellation in George Square
Nothing to do with the fact it's a public square, or people should be consulted when the grass gets moved or buildings get put up on one of the few open public spaces left in the city centre?
Warning beware of dangerous minorities
They come into our country through false pretences and steal our jobs. They create disruptions in our communities. They steal our nursery places. They cause and make us work for less wages. They scare us with their fundamentalist religion. They spread terrorism and infiltrate our media. They do not pay taxes. They do not respect our values, or our democracy. They want to take over our country. They operate outside the law. They are the most dangerous minority group in the world. Beware the dark world of the terrorist.
BBC Picket photos
Glasgow: This is an 860 word report of the Glasgow `Troops Out` picket of the BBC Scotland building in Queen Margaret Drive, Glasgow, on Monday 29th November 2004.
Coffee/Tea and more at the Harmony Cafe
Watch this space for other events in the new year.
Vanunu new Rector of Glasgow University
Students said they had voted for him to show their support for basic human rights and their opposition to weapons of mass destruction.
Is it Just me
or is there some gene, which controls, cultural, aesthetic, economical, ecological, inclusive, "visionary" sensitivity, missing from my body which makes it impossible for me to understand this stuff. Please tell me there is.
Oh dear we can't become "City of Super Casinos" What a blow
Maybe we don't need that stupid bridge either
Culture Day, Pearce Institute, Govan. Empowering workshops, in Belly dancing, Music, Glass walking, Kids building things, kids cafe, cheap food. Ceilidh, £2 or a donation, Kids free (pictures)
West End Festival, £3 burgers, spectacle, shopping and big brother (C.C.T.V.)
The Govan Fair, community celebrating community -pics
Big Issue User Manual article
'Act as if you own the place. It's about reclaiming the city for yourself, and not letting big business and retail parks take over'
Funky fusion Sauchiehall Street
Govan event Harmony Cafe