Glasgow 2014 – Bring It On
This is it! The opening ceremony later on today will signal the start of the Games, after more than seven years of planning and painstaking preparations, with the people of Glasgow at their very heart.
The Glasgow 2014 website and local media will be providing news and updates on all aspects of the games. But if you’re looking for something specific, you may find the following information to be useful:
Planning Your Journey
The following travel information websites will help you plan your journey.
At the heart of Festival 2014 will be four key venues where you can experience a whole host of great Games-related events:
More info at www.glasgow2014.com/celebrate/festival
Let the Games begin!
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A selection of photos taken at the 2014 Alexandra Park Festival…
Bard In The Botanics
Bard in the Botanics is Scotland’s biggest and best-loved festival of Shakespeare. The Engage With Bard scheme is aimed at enabling individuals and community groups in areas in and around the Glasgow City Council wards of Springburn, Shettleston and North East Glasgow to experience Shakespear in Glasgow’s beautiful Botanic Gardens.
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Approved minutes of the Dennistoun Community Council ordinary meeting held on Tuesday 10th June 2014 at the Gingerbread Hall are now available at dennistouncc.org.uk/minutes.
Dates and details of future meetings can be found at dennistouncc.org.uk/dates. The next ordinary meeting is due to take place on Tuesday 12th August 2014, 7pm at the Gingerbread Hall, 128 Armadale Street, Dennistoun, G31 2TL.
Our Big Gig Dennistoun
Our Big Gig in Dennistoun will showcase the vibrant and diverse musical talent in the local area as part of the Our Big Gig nationwide music festival. The gig takes place on Saturday 12th July at Reidvale Neighbourhood Centre, 13 Whitevale St, Dennistoun, G31 1QW. BBQ and soundtrack will commence from 6pm, with performances taking place from 7pm until 10pm. Entry is free.
The next meeting of Dennistoun Community Council will take place on Tuesday 8th July, 7pm at the Gingerbread Hall, 128 Armadale Street, Dennistoun, G31 2TL.
You are warmly invited to attend all community council meetings, held on the second Tuesday of each month at 7pm. Police and elected members will provide updates. Full agenda available here.
Queen’s Baton Relay
The exciting worldwide journey of the Baton ends in Glasgow. Springburn Park will be host to one of three special Finish Line Events on Sunday 20th July 2014. You can be a part of the Glasgow 2014 celebrations and apply for your free Finish Line Event tickets by completing the online form here.
Alexandra Park Carnival Procession and Festival
Alexandra Park Festival 2014 takes place in Dennistoun on Saturday 21st June from 12 until 5pm. Entry is free.
Approved minutes of the Dennistoun Community Council ordinary meeting held on Tuesday 13th May 2014 at the Gingerbread Hall are now available at dennistouncc.org.uk/minutes.
Dates and details of future meetings can be found at dennistouncc.org.uk/dates. The next ordinary meeting is due to take place on Tuesday 8th July 2014, 7pm at the Gingerbread Hall, 128 Armadale Street, Dennistoun, G31 2TL.