Chookie Burdies watch over Garnethill

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

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Garnethill Community Council – August 2017

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

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Time for Tenement House – Summer 2017

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

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Garnethill Community Council – July 2017

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
  • AOCB

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

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The Legend of the Garnethill Cookbook

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.

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Garnethill Bread Oven – Summer 2017

Following some consultation between the Garnethill Community and the Garnethill Bread Oven project, a community bread oven is being designed to be installed to the Garnethill Park over the summer. Continue reading

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Garnethill Community Council – June 2017

The next Garnethill Community Council meeting will be 7:30pm Tuesday 13th June in the Garnethill Multicultural Centre, 21 Rose Street.

The draft agenda is:

1. – Apologies, and present
2 – Police report
3 – Minutes May 2017 – Matters arising
4 – Councillors reports
5 – Interim election
6 – Mail
7 – Planning / Licence applications
8 – Garnethill Park
9 – AOCB
10 – Date of next meeting Tuesday July 11th 2017

CC Agenda.2017-06-13

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