[35], Despite Glasgow's economic renaissance, the East End of the city remains the focus of social deprivation. Commenting is now back, all you need to do is Sign In to join the conversation. [218] Since October 2010 a team called the Glasgow Clan based in the nearby Braehead Arena in Renfrewshire has played in the professional Elite Ice Hockey League alongside three other Scottish teams, the Fife Flyers, Dundee Stars and the Edinburgh Capitals. The City of Glasgow has a number of ice rinks, and a temporary one is set up in George Square in the Christmas period. [110] To the north of the East End lie the two large gasometers of Provan Gas Works, which stand overlooking Alexandra Park and a major interchange between the M8 and M80 motorways. You have the right to withdraw your consent at any time. The Easterhouse Panthers based in the East End of Glasgow are a rugby league team who play in the Rugby League Conference Scotland Division. [129] In 2010, Glasgow was named the UK's fourth "most musical" city by PRS for Music. Towards the end of the twentieth century, it became a centre of the struggle against the poll tax; which was introduced in Scotland a whole year before the rest of the United Kingdom and also served as the main base of the Scottish Socialist Party, another left-wing political party in Scotland. [91], The main shopping areas include Buchanan Street, Buchanan Galleries, linking Buchanan Street and Sauchiehall Street, and the St. Enoch Centre linking Argyle Street and St Enoch Square), with the up-market Princes Square, which specifically features shops such as Ted Baker, Radley and Kurt Geiger. The city centre is based on a grid system of streets on the north bank of the River Clyde. It is believed to be the only public museum to examine all the world's major religious faiths.[149][150]. [188] These were the most popular form of housing in 19th- and 20th-century Glasgow, and remain the most common form of dwelling in Glasgow today. The city's Tobacco Lords created a deep water port at Port Glasgow on the Firth of Clyde, as the river within the city itself was then too shallow. [49] Since 2002, clean water provision and sewerage have been the responsibility of Scottish Water.[50]. Glasgow weather: Trampoline lands on rail tracks at Queens Park as city battered by wind and rain. It was for many years polluted and largely unused after the decline of heavy industry, but recent efforts to regenerate and re-open the canal to navigation have seen it rejuvenated, including art campuses at Port Dundas. Rutherglen and Cambuslang transferred to South Lanarkshire. By the 1960s, growth of industry in countries like Japan and West Germany, weakened the once pre-eminent position of many of the city's industries. Fire in Glasgow home leads police to discover £70,000 worth of cannabis plants. The Glasgow Cup was a once popular tournament, which was competed for by Rangers, Celtic, Clyde, Partick Thistle and Queen's Park. [145] Central Gurdwara is currently constructing a new building in the city. The towns of Cambuslang and Rutherglen were included in the City of Glasgow district from 1975 to 1996, but are now in the South Lanarkshire council area.[114][115][116]. [125] Jim Carruth was appointed to the position of Poet Laureate for Glasgow in 2014 as part of the 2014 Commonwealth Games legacy. Districts of Balmuildy, Auchinairn, Cardowan, Gartloch, Queenslie, Linn Park, Jenny Lind, Easterhouse. They have also won more domestic top-tier league titles than any other football club in the world (currently 54). Overlooking Glasgow Green is the façade of Templeton On The Green, featuring vibrant polychromatic brickwork intended to evoke the Doge's Palace in Venice.[109].

Glasgow's tier three lockdown starts today and here's what it means for you. [147], Glasgow has seven synagogues, including the Romanesque-revival Garnethill Synagogue in the city centre. Glasgow risks 'awful' tier 4 lockdown forcing shops to close before Christmas. This form of coronet, resembling an embattled city wall, was allowed to the four area councils with city status. There are also a large number of smaller venues and bars, which host many local and touring musicians, including Stereo, 13th Note and Nice N Sleazy. Owing to its westerly position and proximity to the Atlantic Ocean, Glasgow is one of Scotland's milder areas. New creative platform We Are Here Scotland launches GoFundMe for BIPOC creators. The city has hosted many exhibitions over the years, including The Glasgow Garden Festival in 1988, being the UK City of Architecture 1999, European Capital of Culture 1990, National City of Sport 1995–1999 and European Capital of Sport 2003. Glasgow Cross encompasses the Tolbooth Clock Tower; all that remains of the original City Chambers, which was destroyed by fire in 1926. Districts of Lambhill, Millerston, Aikenhead, Mansewood, Kennishead, Carntyne, Cardonald, Robroyston. Coronavirus vaccine may be ready by end of 2020 says WHO Director General, 'There is hope' said Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus at a meeting of WHO’s Executive Board in Geneva, Doctor brother of Glasgow Airport terror attack mastermind arrested in India. All the latest from Nicola Sturgeon's briefing as new rules come into force today. successes include The Fratellis, Chvrches, Rustie, Glasvegas and Twin Atlantic. "Old Glasgow and The Clyde: From the Archives of T. and R. Annan" (2005), McKean, Charles. He wears a bishop's mitre and liturgical vestments and has his hand raised in "the act of benediction". [41] Following the 2002 Glasgow floods, the waterborne parasite cryptosporidium was found in the reservoir at Milngavie, and so the new Milngavie water treatment works was built. Scottish Government back Rangers for swift actions to protect public after Jones and Edmundson rule breaches, The players have been suspended by Rangers and ordered to self-isolate for 14 days pending a club investigation, Agent says Celtic want to sign Egyptian international with Parkhead club planning European loan deal, Al-Ahly star Mohamed Magdy is reportedly a Celtic transfer target, however the Parkhead club would opt to loan him out initially.

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