Glasgow, Scotland Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Glasgow, Scotland.

Results 1 - 20 of 2,127 in Glasgow, Scotland

  1. Preview: Pro12, SemifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | RuggaWorld

    After 22 Rounds of Pro12 action, four teams remain in the competition for the play-offs all hungry to lift the trophy. Glasgow Warriors take on Ulster at Scotstoun on Friday in the first of the two games, in a repeat of the last round action where the sides met in Scotland.

    Comment?

  2. Margaret Mary McGheeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    She was born to John and Sarah Greene in June 1921, the first of six children, 5 girls and a long awaited son, John Gerald who was born 17 years later. John and Sarah were Irish immigrants to Glasgow.

    Comment?

  3. Tom ImrieRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunday Herald

    Tom Imrie, one of the most destructive punching light-middleweight and middleweight boxers ever to emerge in Scottish 20th century boxing has died aged 67 at his adopted Fife home. He was responsible for one of two outstanding televised amateur boxing knockout blows retained in the individual and collective memories of 1960's British boxing fans.

    Comment?

  4. Anger at Springburn bank branch closureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Evening Times

    BANK bosses are closing a branch in a Glasgow community and expecting customers to travel outside the city to the nearest alternative. Clydesdale Bank is to close its Springburn branch and is telling customers to use the branch in Bishopbriggs, more than a mile and a half walk away.

    Comment?

  5. The Diary: The scary animal the pupil brought to school, and what the Shetlander wanted at his feetRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    FOLK duo Phil Cunningham and Aly Bain opened their latest tour in St Margaret's Church in Dalry this week with Phil pointing out a large electric fan positioned at Aly's feet and explaining to the audience: "Like all Shetlanders he can't play a note unless there is a Force 8 in his face. When he first came to the mainland he was thrown because there was nothing to lean into."

    Comment?

  6. Acoustic Nation with Dale Turner: The 'Folk Baroque' Stylings of John RenborunRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Guitar World

    ... did what he loved-playing and teaching-up until the end. (When Renbourn didn't appear at a concert in Glasgow, Scotland, police checked his nearby home, where he was found deceased from an apparent heart attack.) With a steady stream of albums ...

    Comment?

  7. Darren Cave is one of 11 changes to the Ulster team for the PRO12 semi-finalRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today

    Ulster Head Coach, Neil Doak, as expected made 11 changes from the side that lost to Glasgow Warriors last week for Friday night's play-off against the same opposition at Scotstoun . Ten internationals come back into a side that boasts 304 test caps, with only Louis Ludik, Ricky Lutton, Lewis Stevenson and Chris Henry retained from the starting XV that played last Saturday.

    Comment?

  8. Lions winger Tommy Bowe bidding to add to PRO12 medal tally with UlsterRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today

    Statistics are there to be broken is the old adage and Ireland winger Tommy Bowe hopes it comes true on Friday night as Ulster bid to become the first team in Guinness PRO12 history to win an away semi-final as they travel to Glasgow. No side has ever won a semi final on the road in 10 attempts but Bowe was a try scorer when the Ospreys won the 2010 final at the RDS, and also got a medal in 2012 although injured for the decider when the Welsh region again beat Leinster in Dublin.

    Comment?

  9. American Theater Company Artistic Director PJ Paparelli Dies at 40Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... a MacArthur Foundation International Connections Grant for a collaboration with the Citizens Theatre in Glasgow, Scotland. The Project(s) is currently running at ATC . From 2004-07, he was the Artistic Director of Perseverance Theatre in Juneau, ...

    Comment?

  10. Forge - Rotary Forging Celebrates a CenturyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ThomasNet

    ... process is being conducted at the University of Strathclyde's Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC) in Glasgow, Scotland. The AFRC recently commissioned and installed a rotary forging system custom-built by California-based MJC Engineering and ...

    Comment?

  11. take a walk with usRead the original story

    Wednesday | Milngavie Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. This walk of four miles starts at Lomond Shores Car Park in the lovely setting of Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park.

    Comment?

  12. Williamwood takes coveted Games cupRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Glasgow South and East Wood Today

    Last year it was the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, and before that the London Olympics - but all eyes were on East Renfrewshire this month for the Secondary Games. The second annual schools event saw more than 300 high school pupils come together to compete in eight commonwealth sports - with overall sporting glory going to winner Williamwood High.

    Comment?

  13. Miguel Cabrera and other home run leadersa "by countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Contra Costa Times

    ... a trickier question. Bobby Thomson of Shot Heard 'Round the World fame hit 264 home runs. That puts the Glasgow, Scotland native at No. 1 - unless we count Andruw Jones, who hit 434. Jones was born on the Caribbean island of Curacao, which is part ...

    Comment?

  14. Rumour Mill: Ikechi Anya to Celtic | Dave KingRead the original story

    Wednesday | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Dave King wins fit and proper fight as Rangers prepare for Hibs clash; Celtic could bid 4m for Watford winger Ikechi Anya but French-based target banned for four months DAVE KING will return to Ibrox tonight for the first time in two months after being granted "fit and proper" status by the SFA to serve on the board of Rangers.

    Comment?

  15. The Arches is a victim of drink and drugs, not killjoy councillors or heavy-handed police officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sunday Herald

    IN the Merchant City at three o'clock in the morning I am regularly woken as if by an alarm with what sounds like a cat being tortured. IN the Merchant City at three o'clock in the morning I am regularly woken as if by an alarm with what sounds like a cat being tortured.

    Comment?

  16. Bank of England invites suggestions for a new face on A 20 notesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | This Is Money

    Given most of us are carrying images of their faces on us right now, you can't get a much more exclusive group of people than those honoured with their having face printed on Britain's banknotes. Now the club is about to get a new member.

    Comment?

  17. Glasgow Warriors aim for big send-off for KellockRead the original story

    Tuesday | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A BURNING desire to see their captain Al Kellock retire with a Guinness Pro12 winner's medal around his neck is driving Glasgow on as a wonderful season approaches its crescendo, according to Warriors tighthead Mike Cusack.

    Comment?

  18. New book follows young girl witnessing corruption of prominent familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    ... how they were realized in Scotland. About the Author Caryn Kathryne Francys MacFadyen was born in Airdrie, Glasgow, Scotland and was adopted and brought to America at a young age. She never had the chance to know her biological family, yet ...

    Comment?

  19. Glasgow lock Jonny Gray is a future Scotland captain, says Al KellockRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Sunday Herald

    GLASGOW lock Jonny Gray is a player who will go on to captain both club and country, but Al Kellock, who has done both, is urging coaches not to rush his young protege into either role before he is ready. GLASGOW lock Jonny Gray is a player who will go on to captain both club and country, but Al Kellock, who has done both, is urging coaches not to rush his young protege into either role before he is ready.

    Comment?

  20. Scott Brown wants Charlie Mulgrew as his midfield partner v Ireland:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Daily Record

    SCOTT BROWN watched Charlie Mulgrew stroll through 45 minutes for Celtic after five months out and was convinced his Parkhead pal can walk back into the Scotland set-up. Mulgrew came off the bench in Friday night's goalless draw with St Johnstone and it was like he'd never been away despite not kicking a ball for the first team since December.

    Comment?