Category Archives: Glasgow

Things I didn’t know about science in Glasgow

After posting the rather marvellous skeleton in the pavement in front of the Ramshorn Kirk for my Silent Sunday, I forgot to post anything else about the ‘Science on the Streets‘ walking tour on Sunday. It was part of the … Continue reading

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Transit of Venus, somewhere behind the cloud…

A quick post on last night’s Transit of Venus event at Glasgow University (part of Glasgow Science Festival). There’s more to be said, but staying up all night means I’m a bit lacking in brain. You probably know the basics. … Continue reading

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Glasgow art and multicoloured Mackintoshes

I may have already mentioned that the Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art seemed a bit opaque to me – I kept reading descriptions of shows and events and not actually understanding what they were!  Art is not really my … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday

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Bounce!

A fab day in Glasgow today, although it didn’t go entirely to plan.  I gratefully accepted a lift to Govan from Renfrew, only to find that I’d left my phone and had to jump straight on a bus back to … Continue reading

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Looking forward to Glasgow Science Festival

Those of you who were breathing a sigh of relief at me shutting up about the Edinburgh Science Festival, look away now… I’ve been having a look through the programme for the Glasgow Science Festival (5-17 June) and it looks … Continue reading

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Doors Open Day roundup

All of last week I was meaning to write up the Glasgow Doors Open Day but then I got hit with the Edinburgh one too.  In the absence of any fully detailed piece (other than the one I wrote on … Continue reading

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