Alexandra Park Festival and Parade 2019

Alexandra Park Festival
Alexandra Park Festival

Alexandra Park Festival and Parade will take place on Saturday 20th July from 12 noon until 4pm (free entry).

A fun day out for all the family. The line-up includes live music, kids activities and inflatables, a live wrestling show, food and market stalls, and much more.

A carnival parade will kick start the event and leaves City Park, Alexandra Parade at 12 noon. Come join the fun!

Many East End community groups are involved in the Alexandra Park festival be it the parade or the festival itself – these include Bridgeton Community Learning Campus, Urban Fox, FARE, Royston Youth Action, Milnbank Housing Association, PEEK, Platform’s Art Factory, RAPA and Rosemount Learning Centre.

In addition, there will be a day of fun at the Cycle Hub (by the bowling greens). It is all free. There will be food, music, an inflatable slide, bouncy castle, tennis and cycling activities including a bike maintenance drop in session. Also 12 noon until 4pm.

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Dennistoun Diggers Christmas and Community Craft Fair 2018

Dennistoun Diggers Craft Fair 2018
Dennistoun Diggers Craft Fair 2018

Join the Dennistoun Diggers for the annual Community and Craft Fair from 11am until 4pm on Saturday 8th December 2018 at the Dennistoun New Parish Church, 9 Armadale Street, G31 2UU.

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Food Inequality Inquiry – Call for Evidence

Glasgow City Council is holding an inquiry into food poverty and inequality across the city and is seeking evidence and views on this important subject.

The Council is aware increasing numbers of people in Glasgow are experiencing difficulties – physically and economically – accessing sufficient, safe and nutritious food. It also knows of a wide range of organisations and charities are responding to those experiencing acute food insecurity – including an established community food sector. It wishes to work with these partners and organisations across Glasgow to ensure the city is operating these responses and services as effectively as possible.

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Dennistoun Diggers Community and Craft Fair 2017

Dennistoun Diggers Community and Craft Fair 2017
Dennistoun Diggers Community and Craft Fair 2017

The Dennistoun Diggers Community and Craft Fair is back for 2017 on Saturday 9th December from 11am – 4pm at the Dennistoun New Parish Church hall.

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General Election Hustings

Glasgow North East Hustings Panel
Glasgow North East Hustings Panel

Dennistoun Community Council will host a general election hustings for the Glasgow North East constituency on Friday 2nd June 2017 in the Large Church Hall, Everlasting Arms Ministry, 12 Whitehill Street, Dennistoun, Glasgow, G31 2LH. Doors open 7pm for a 7:15pm start, to be concluded by 8:45pm.

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Dennistoun Diggers Community and Craft Fair 2015

Dennistoun Diggers Community and Craft Fair
Dennistoun Diggers Community and Craft Fair

The 2015 Dennistoun Community Day and Craft Fair, hosted by Dennistoun Diggers, takes place on Saturday 5th December, from 11:00 am until 4:00 pm, at the New Parish Church on Armadale Street, G31 2UU. Free Entry!

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Wasps Artists’ Studios Open Days 2015

Wasps Artists' Open Studios 2015
Wasps Artists’ Open Studios 2015

This weekend, Wasps Artists’ Studios on Hanson Street are opening their doors to the public. Get along meet artists and get a peek into the world of an artist in their studio.

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The Rise of Food Banks – Dennistoun and Beyond

Love Food?
Love Food?

Part One in a series of food conversations in Dennistoun, hosted by Dennistoun Diggers. Featuring  speakers from Oxfam Scotland, Poverty Alliance and the Everlasting Foodbank on Monday 9th March from 7pm until 8:30pm at Redmond’s, 304 Duke St, G31 1RY.

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