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Glasgow Skeptics

A biweekly event where speakers expound on science, pseudoscience, politics and policy to increase public understanding and engagement of these issues.

The Admiral, Glasgow

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 0141 221 7705

Today: 'After the Referendum: What Now?' – A panel discusses the repercussions of the Referendum, whichever way it goes. With Scottish politics expert Dr Neil McGarvey; journalist and commentator Lesley Riddoch; and Spectator blogger and libertarian Alex Massie. Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 19:00 – 21:30

Glasgow Scribes

Monthly meeting for calligraphy enthusiasts.

Hamish Wood Building, Glasgow

Sat 4 Oct

£5 / 07538 823723

Learn some calligraphic Xmas ideas from member Sheila Robertson

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Sat 1 Nov

£5 / 07538 823723

Learn about Roman Capitals from member Jim Murphy.

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Sat 15 Nov

£40 / 07538 823723

Angela Dalleywater, UK calligrapher and tutor, delivers a one day 'Contrast Workshop' aimed at all levels

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Glasgow Sinfonia

Amateur orchestra founded in 1986, which gives infrequent concerts. Gerard Doherty conducts.

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Sun 16 Nov

£10 (£8; under 16s £6) / 0141 332 5057

Mahler's Symphony No 1 and Songs of a Wayfarer, featuring Linda Finnie.

  • 19:30

Glasgow Girls

This inspiring musical drama tells the true story of a group of Glaswegian schoolgirls fighting for justice. Their brave and tireless work to save one of their friends from deportation not only succeeded, but also changed immigration-related practices in

The Glad Café, Glasgow

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 0141 636 6119

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

  • 20:00 – 21:30

Glasgow Americana

Blues, country and folk fest following in the footsteps of the fondly remembered Big Big Country festival.

Various venues: Glasgow

Wed 1 Oct

Times & prices vary / 07960 152333

Thu 2 Oct

Times & prices vary / 07960 152333

Fri 3 Oct

Times & prices vary / 07960 152333

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Glasgow parkrun

An informal weekly 5k run in Pollok Country Park. Everyone is welcome, no matter how fast or slow (you're welcome to walk the route, bring your dog or push a buggy), so you can use it as a one-off fitness test, a chance to get some fresh air or come every week to try to beat your personal best time. It's friendly and…

Pollok Country Park, Glasgow

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 0141 276 0924

  • 09:30

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 0141 276 0924

  • 09:30

Sat 11 Oct

Free / 0141 276 0924

  • 09:30
…and 11 more dates until 27 Dec

Glasgow Orchestral Society

The Glasgow Orchestral Society is Glasgow's largest amateur orchestra, established in 1870 and giving four concerts a year.

Paisley Town Hall

Sun 7 Dec

£10 (students & unemployed £5) / 0141 332 5057

Bennett's Murder on the Orient Express; Luigini's Egyptiona Ballet Concert Suite No 1; selections from Elgar's The Crown of India Suite; selections from Puccini' s Madame Butterfly; selections from Rodgers' South Pacific; Moross's The Big Country; a medley of tunes from Pirates of the Caribbean; Gershwin's A Foggy Day in London Town; Elgar's Pomp and Circumstance No 1. Stephen Broad conducts.

  • 19:30

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Sun 19 Oct

£10 (£5) / 0141 332 5057

Stephen Broad conducts Copland’s Fanfare for the Common Man and Symphony No 3, together with Poulenc’s Piano Concerto featuring soloist Geoffrey Tanti.

  • 19:30

Sun 22 Mar 2015

£10 (students & children £5) / 0141 332 5057

Ryan Bancroft conducts works by Mendelssohn, Tchaikovsky and Brahms, with guest soloist Daniel Rainey (violin).

  • 19:30

Sat 6 Jun 2015

£10 (students & children £5) / 0141 332 5057

Ross Gunning conducts works by Tchaikovsky and Respighi, and also Dvořák's Symphony No 9 'From the New World'.

  • 19:30

Glasgow's Great War

Music hall show commemorating the centenary of the outbreak of WWI.

Britannia Panopticon Music Hall, Glasgow

Sat 4 Oct

Donations welcome / 0141 553 0840

  • 15:30 – 16:30

Sat 11 Oct

Donations welcome / 0141 553 0840

  • 13:30 – 14:30

Sat 1 Nov

Donations welcome / 0141 553 0840

  • 15:30 – 16:30

Sat 8 Nov

Donations welcome / 0141 553 0840

  • 13:30 – 14:30

Preston-Glasgow-Lowe

Dynamic, new group, Preston-Glasgow-Lowe consist of some of London's most creative young instrumentalists. Aiming to expand upon the format of the guitar trio, they combine their virtuosic skills with extensive composition and elaborate arrangements.

Queens Head Inn, Monmouth

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 01633 440739

  • 20:45

Glasgow Green Fireworks

Annual huge fireworks display for all the family on Glasgow Green. Food and funfair runs from 4pm, entertainment begins at 5.30pm and the first bang goes off at 7.30pm.

Glasgow Green

Wed 5 Nov

Times to be confirmed / Free

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Glasgow Gin Club

Gin tasting hosted by Glasgow first Gin Club, the first of many we hope. Try four different gins; The Botanist, Strathearn Heather Rose, Caorunn and London No.3; and learn a little about each one.

The Hidden Lane Tearoom, Glasgow

Fri 24 Oct

£12.96 / 0141 237 4391

Glasgow Loves Hogmanay

A programme of family activities for the daytime and early evening of Hogmanay, including traditional music, children’s activities and Scottish food and drink.

George Square, Glasgow

Wed 31 Dec

Times & prices to be confirmed

Made In Glasgow

As the name suggests a celebration of Scotland's best DJs.

La Cheetah, Glasgow

Sat 18 Oct

£5 before midnight; £7 after / 0141 221 1379

With Silicon Soul, Rebeca Vasmant and Bosco.

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Glasgow Farmers' Market

Located off the Victoria Road entrance on the first and third Saturday of each month, over 20 stallholders bring fresh farm produce to Glasgow. Eat-on-the-spot food is provided by Aye Love Real Food’s Scotch eggs and pastries or Brava’s vegan and vegetarian stews and salads. Stock your fridge and cupboards with…

Queens Park Arena, Glasgow

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2500

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sat 18 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2500

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0141 287 2500

  • 10:00 – 14:00
…and 3 more dates until 20 Dec

Glasgow Farmers' Market

This market brings rural Scotland to the centre of Glasgow’s west end. With over 40 producers assembling at the market on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month, there’s also traditional Scottish music, take-away food stalls and face-painting for the younger ones. Regular attendees include Carmichael Estate meats…

Mansfield Park, Glasgow

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 0141 287 2500

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sat 11 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2500

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2500

  • 10:00 – 14:00
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Bright Club: Glasgow

Bright Club features its usual intoxicating blend of comedy and academia as lecturers from the city's universities turn their studies into entertaining stories.

The Stand, Glasgow

Mon 22 Sep

£5 / 0844 335 8879

  • 20:30

Glasgow Film Festival

Scotland's fastest growing film festival has taken less than ten years to turn itself into a force to be reckoned with in the film festival world.

Various venues: Glasgow

Wed 18 Feb 2015

Times & prices vary / 0141 332 6535

Thu 19 Feb 2015

Times & prices vary / 0141 332 6535

Fri 20 Feb 2015

Times & prices vary / 0141 332 6535

…and 9 more dates until 1 Mar 2015

Glasgow Gong Show

Anyone at all can take to the stage tonight and see if they can go the full five minutes against the vicious red cards given to the audience. A light-hearted night of fun and a chance to try out new material. Hosted by Graham Mackie.

The State Bar, Glasgow

Sat 27 Sep

£5 / 0141 332 2159

  • 21:00 – 23:45

Glasgow Picknitters PicKnit

A cosy haven for knitters of all stripes, from novices to nerds – anyone with a shared appreciation of knitting, cake and conversation. Remember to bring along something to make, something to eat and something to sit on.

Glasgow Botanic Gardens

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 0141 334 2422

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Glasgow Phoenix Choir

The Choir has been going strong since 1951, and its extensive repertoire includes music from West End/Broadway shows and easy listening numbers.

Strathpeffer Pavilion

Fri 26 Sep

£9–£11.25 / 01997 420124

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Glasgow World Cup Gymnastics

Glasgow's superb new Commonwealth Arena is the venue for the final round in the Gymnastics World Cup, in which the top eight male and female gymnasts in the world will come to compete for the World Cup title.

Emirates Arena, Glasgow

Sat 6 Dec

National Indoor Sports Arena

Times to be confirmed / £18 (Children £8) / 0141 287 7000

Glasgow International Comedy Festival

Glasgow's comedy festival is birling into its 11th year, getting ever more impressive with each outing. In 2014, the funny types gracing the city's various stages included Richard Herring, Russell Kane and Chris Ramsey, with a shedload of great Scots and international favourites waiting in the wings.

Various venues: Glasgow

Thu 12 Mar 2015

Times & prices vary / 0844 395 4005

Fri 13 Mar 2015

Times & prices vary / 0844 395 4005

Sat 14 Mar 2015

Times & prices vary / 0844 395 4005

…and 10 more dates until 24 Mar 2015

Glasgow Short Film Festival

Screenings, talks and workshops celebrating a diverse range of local, international and upcoming talent.

CCA, Glasgow

Wed 11 Mar 2015

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0141 332 6535

Thu 12 Mar 2015

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0141 332 6535

Fri 13 Mar 2015

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0141 332 6535

…and 2 more dates until 15 Mar 2015

Glasgow's Affordable Vintage Fair

Over 40 vintage traders come together to offer an inimitable range of stylish retro goods.

WASPS Studios, Glasgow

Sat 27 Sep

£2 / 0113 245 5090

  • 12:00 – 17:00

The Glasgow Comic Mart

Get your paws on comics, memorabilia, collectibles and original artwork.

Britannia Panopticon Music Hall, Glasgow

Sat 1 Nov

Free (donations welcome) / 0141 553 0840

  • 10:00 – 17:00
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