FIGHTING THE HOUSING MONSTER: FILM AND DISCUSSION EVENT, SAT, NOV 1ST, KPC, 11AM-4PM

FIGHTING THE HOUSING MONSTER: FILM AND DISCUSSION EVENT, SAT, NOV 1ST, KPC, 11AM-4PM

11.00am – 4.00pm (10.45 for 11.00 start), Saturday, November 1st, Kinning Park Complex The housing monster’s voracious appetite for land and rent has pushed the cost of living to breaking point. In Glasgow public housing has been eradicated since stock…

Disability Activists spread 'ATOS Kills,' message at #CommonwealthGames

Disability Activists spread ‘ATOS Kills,’ message at #CommonwealthGames

Article Re-Posted from the Morning Star by Rory McKinnon. Photographs by Gamesmonitor2014.org HUNDREDS of Commonwealth Games tourists were surprised in Glasgow’s George Square yesterday as disability activists cried shame on sponsor Atos. A clutch of demonstrators backing campaign group Glasgow…

GAME OF DRONES: THE FOUR DODGIEST COMPANIES BEHIND GLASGOW 2014

GAME OF DRONES: THE FOUR DODGIEST COMPANIES BEHIND GLASGOW 2014

Re-posted from A Thousand Flowers: This Wednesday, the Games finally begin. The details of the opening ceremony remain under wraps, but one thing does look certain  – no council houses are going to be blown up during it.  The organiser’s original plans were…

No Wealth for the Commons? Glasgow Games Monitor Events.

No Wealth for the Commons? Glasgow Games Monitor Events.

Glasgow Games Monitor invite you to a critical intervention into the Commonwealth Games. Free talks, film screenings and the Games Monitor Library………23rd July to 3rd August at Stereo and The Old Hairdressers The Glasgow Games Monitor LibraryThroughout the period of the…

FILM SCREENING: GLASGOW (1982), Episodes 3 and 4

FILM SCREENING: GLASGOW (1982), Episodes 3 and 4

KINNING PARK COMPLEX (next to Kinning Park Subway), Sunday 25th May, 2-4pm. FREE Second instalment of screenings from a series of films about Glasgow, originally aired on BBC in 1982. The series is a vital document of Glasgow, and the East End…

East End Public Walk, Saturday, 26th April, 1-5pm. Start, Bridgeton Cross‏

East End Public Walk, Saturday, 26th April, 1-5pm. Start, Bridgeton Cross‏

FREE PUBLIC WALK IN THE EAST END Saturday, 26th April, 1-5pm (12.45 for 1pm start). Meet at Bridgeton Cross Umbrella, Bridgeton Regeneration is always imposed from above by local councils, government, land developers and property agents. The organisers of the…

Public Housing Meeting, Tuesday 22nd April

Public Housing Meeting, Tuesday 22nd April

THE MEETING THEY TRIED TO BAN! HOUSING IS IN CRISIS: WHAT CAN WE DO ABOUT IT? Public Meeting, Speakers and Discussion: 7-9pm, Tuesday 22nd April, St. Mungo’s Academy, 235 Crownpoint Road, Bridgeton, Glasgow, G40 2RA. All welcome!  The Commonwealth Games 2014…

Public Housing Meeting, Tuesday 18th March, Bridgeton

Public Housing Meeting, Tuesday 18th March, Bridgeton

Housing is in Crisis: What Can We Do About It? Public Meeting, Speakers and Discussion: 7-9pm, Tuesday 18th March, Bridgeton Community Learning Campus, 68 Dale Street, Bridgeton, Glasgow, G40 4TL    The Commonwealth Games 2014 and the Clyde Gateway regeneration…

Glasgow (1982) Film Screening

Glasgow (1982) Film Screening

GLASGOW (1982) FILM SCREENING THURSDAY 12 DECEMBER, 6.30 FOR 7PM START KINNING PARK COMPLEX (next to Kinning Park Subway) A rare screening of episodes from a series of films about Glasgow originally aired on the BBC in 1982. The series constitutes…