Citizens Summit in Dalmarnock

A gathering took place on Monday 23rd May in Dalmarnock. Margaret Jaconnelli and other local citizens affected by Compulsory Purchase Orders (CPO’s), and the Save the Accord day centre campaigners along with their supporters met with the new SNP MSP…

The Cruelty of Compulsory Purchase Orders – Fight Back!

  Tripping Up Trump (TUT) is a popular movement against the use of compulsory purchase for private profit. TUT’s campaign has stood alongside the people, and protected the special beach and dune environment threatened by Donald Trump’s golf course development in Menie,…

The Accord Centre: Salmond to the Rescue? Let’s See…

First Minister, Alex Salmond is now in the mix over the Accord Centre debacle (see posts below). After meetings with carers and service users of the centre, Mr Salmond said he wanted to talk to Glasgow’s Labour leadership as it…

Save the Accord Centre

Latest update about the Accord Centre. Despite all of the media attention and Alex Salmond’s recent rhetorical intervention, Glasgow City Council are in the process of emptying the Accord Centre behind the backs of Carers and Service Users. Yesterday (Thursday…

May 3rd Parliamentary Debate Protest

Some footage of a protest that happened outside of the National Piping Centre in Glasgow as MSPs arrived to participate in the May 3rd Parliamentary Debate.

Booted by the Suited

Statement from Parents fighting to save the Accord Centre: For over 20 years the Accord Centre has been a well loved day centre for people with learning disabilities in the East End of Glasgow. Due to the Commonwealth Games the…