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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 11 Aug

Free / 0141 221 7705

Today: 'Geoengineering – Human Innovation, or Hubris?' with Colin McInnes, Professor of Engineering Science at the University of Strathclyde.

  • 19:00 – 21:30

Mon 18 Aug

Free / 0141 221 7705

Today: 'Create Your Own Cult, The Scientology Way' with Dr Martin Poulter, who has been a Scientology-watcher since 1995. (You probably won't be creating an actual cult this evening though, just FYI). Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 19:00 – 21:30

Mon 25 Aug

Free / 0141 221 7705

Today: 'The Decline of Violence', looking at criminologists' cataclysmic warnings in the 80s/90s of a future filled with ‘Superpredators’ – and how wrong they were. Lawyer Helen Dale presents.

  • 19:00 – 21:30
…and 4 more dates until 22 Sep

Cycle Glasgow

The 12th sponsored cycle organised by the University of Glasgow to promote this fun and healthy activity and raise essential funds for leukaemia research. Families and riders of all abilities are welcome and you can chose between a 13 and a 26 mile route, both starting and finishing in Kelvingrove Park, heading to…

University of Glasgow

Sun 17 Aug

earlybird £9; Children £3.50 / 0141 330 3593

  • 10:00 – 14:30

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

…and 2 more dates until 5 Oct

Glasgow Café Scientifique

Explore the latest ideas in science and technology, outside a traditional academic context, at this forum for debating and promoting public engagement.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Mon 11 Aug

Victorian Bar

Free / 0141 552 3748

Today: 'Athlete preparation: What can we learn for our own health?' with Stuart Gray, Senior Lecturer in Exercise Physiology in the School of Medical Sciences at the University of Aberdeen.

  • 19:00

Mon 1 Sep

Victorian Bar

Free / 0141 552 3748

Today, it's 'Crying Wolf' with Jo Foo. The zoologist and science educator talks about whether it's time to re-introduce big predators to the Scottish countryside, including wolves, bears and lynx. Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 19:00

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
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Glasgow Singing Contest

A contest to find the UK's best singer, duo, vocal group or rapper.

City Halls, Glasgow

Sat 6 Sep

£5 / 0141 353 8000

  • 09:00 – 18:00

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

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 8 Aug

£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

Glasgow Style: Talk

Learn about key figures from the Arts & Crafts Movement, including Talwin Morris, Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Ernest Archibald Taylor.

Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House, Windermere

Fri 15 Aug

Free, plus admission £7.20, child £4, under 16s free, garden £4 / 01539 446139

  • 14:00
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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 2 Aug

Free / 0141 287 2500

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sat 16 Aug

Free / 0141 287 2500

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 0141 287 2500

  • 10:00 – 14:00
…and 7 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 9 Aug

Free / 0141 287 2500

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sat 23 Aug

Free / 0141 287 2500

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sat 13 Sep

Free / 0141 287 2500

  • 10:00 – 14:00
…and 7 more dates until 27 Dec

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 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 10 Aug

Free / 0141 334 2422

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Glasgow Doors Open Day

Free admission to see inside some of Glasgow's finest buildings, old and new, and enjoy various guided walks throughout the city in the annual festival that involves more than 100 buildings and last year boasted nearly 81,000 visits.

Various venues: Glasgow

Sat 20 Sep

Times vary / Free

Sun 21 Sep

Times vary / Free

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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

The Glasgow Gospel Choir

The 25-strong choir sing a repertoire of gospel, soul, funk and Motown.

Ideal Spiegeltent, North Berwick

Sun 10 Aug

£6

Part of Fringe by the Sea.

Exploring Glasgow by Bike

On your bike to discover the city, including the canal, Kelvingrove River and the Clyde Tunnel.

Pride House, Glasgow

Wed 30 Jul

Forth and Clyde Canal, Kirkintilloch

Sat 4 Oct

Times & prices vary

Sun 5 Oct

Times & prices vary

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Glasgow/Giffnock Rock Choir

Your local Glasgow (Giffnock) choir is run by singing teacher Elaine Williamson. Rock Choir is unequalled in the opportunities we can offer our members - from performing at top music and arts venues like Wembley Arena and Eurodisney to raising money for some of the UK's best-loved charities like Missing People, Sport…

Giffnock United Reformed Church

Mon 15 Sep

£25 a month, free taster / 0141 638 3052

Mon 22 Sep

£25 a month, free taster / 0141 638 3052

Mon 29 Sep

£25 a month, free taster / 0141 638 3052

…and 27 more dates until 22 Jun 2015

Refashion Glasgow Fashion Swap

Bring along your old duds and swap them out for someone else's. Remember they need to be nice and clean and wearable! With men, women and children's categories.

Drop Down Pop-up Shop, Glasgow

Sun 3 Aug

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:00

The Glasgow Comic Mart

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

Britannia Panopticon Music Hall, Glasgow

Sat 6 Sep

Free (donations welcome) / 0141 553 0840

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 1 Nov

Free (donations welcome) / 0141 553 0840

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

All eyes are on Glasgow as the city hosts the 2014 Commonwealth Games, offering lucky spectators a spectacular display of power and skill from all over the world. Medals are available in 17 sports, from popular usual suspects athletics, swimming and cycling to quirkier events such as rugby sevens, lawn bowls and squash.

Glasgow

Mon 28 Jul

Times & prices vary

Tue 29 Jul

Times & prices vary

Wed 30 Jul

Times & prices vary

…and 4 more dates until 3 Aug

Glasgow/Knightswood Rock Choir

Your friendly local Glasgow/Knightswood choir is run by choir leader Elaine Williamson. People who have already joined the choir, who hail from Knightswood and further afield in Glasgow come from all walks of life and most had no singing experience or ever thought their singing journey would ever take them on TV or radio…

Knightswood St Margaret's Parish Church, Glasgow

Thu 18 Sep

£25 a month, free taster

Thu 25 Sep

£25 a month, free taster

Thu 2 Oct

£25 a month, free taster

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