The very first Annual General Meeting of Friends of Garnethill Green Spaces (FROGGS) will take place 7pm Thursday 5th October in the Garnethill Multicultural Centre, 21 Rose Street.
FROGGS are a group of people living, working or studying in Garnethill who are committed to nurturing, caring for and improving the green spaces in our local area.
FROGGS run and take part in local events and celebrations and have established a wee Community Garden in the stalled space near Margaret MacDonald House on Garnethill Street. FROGGS also maintain free standing and railing planters around Garnethill.
We take part in a Garnethill clean-up on the first Sunday of every month, meet 2pm at the Garnethill Multicultural Centre (GMC) on Rose Street.
You are invited to join our peaceful FROGGS army!
The next meeting will take place 7:30pm Tuesday 12th September in the Garnethill Multicultural Centre — take a look at our Continue reading
You may have wandered the streets of Garnethill for many a journey and yet not noticed the avian adornments atop many of the lampposts and lights attached to buildings. Back in 1993 the Glasgow Development Agency together with Strathclyde Regional Council commissioned a lighting scheme for Garnethill, resulting in around three Continue reading
This month’s meeting of Garnethill Community Councillors will take place 7:30pm Tuesday 8th August in the Garnethill Multicultural Centre, 21 Rose Street.
There will be a Police report, discussion of local issues (including a presentation on
This National Trust for Scotland museum at 145 Buccleuch Street is where Miss Agnes Toward lived for almost all of her life in Garnethill. It is a fascinating view into the tenement life of Glasgow during the first half of the twentieth century. What makes this tenement flat extraordinary is that Continue reading
This month’s meeting of Garnethill Community Councillors will take place 7:30pm Tuesday 11th July in the Garnethill Multicultural Centre, 21 Rose Street.
Whilst a draft agenda has been drafted:
- Minutes of last meeting
- Matters Arising
- Police Report
- Garnethill Park progress and Bread Oven
- Councillor Reports
the main topic of discussion will be the Garnethill Bread Oven Project. Several will have attended a meeting in the Park a few Fridays ago when Continue reading
In a time before now, at an Arts Centre not so far away, a most wonderful recipe book was compiled and published as part of the Garnethill Exhibition. This recipe book contained dozens of pages of recipes contributed by Garnethill residents of all nationalities, along with some shopkeepers and local workers.
The publication was called Continue reading