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The Best Family Festivals in Scotland This Year

February 27, 2013

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From the ugliest animals in the world to a good old knees-up, there are a variety of shows and spectacles on offer over spring and summer in Scotland this year. These family festivals don’t skimp on the fun, and whether you’re travelling with tots or teenagers you’ll find programmes to keep everyone entertained. If you’re [...]

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Glasgow’s West End Festival 2012

June 8, 2012

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A costumed performer in make-up during Glasgow's West End Festival

For an incredible 17 years, Glasgow’s West End Festival has been enlivening the summer with an eclectic array of events that highlight the city’s unique character. From music, theatre and dance, to readings by children’s authors, guided walks and talks, there’s something for everyone at the West End festival, which this year is being held [...]

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One luxurious day in Glasgow

March 6, 2012

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Glasgow may not be the capital of Scotland, but it could be regarded as the entertainment hub of the country. Glasgow has won many accolades from European City of Culture to City of Music. Perfect for a weekend or a long break, there’s plenty to do to keep you occupied. But what if you only [...]

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Glasgow, it’s got everything

December 6, 2011

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In two-and-a-half years the world’s eyes will be on Glasgow when it plays host to the 2014 Commonwealth Games, but it’s not the prospect of the international sporting elite that make this city great. Art, science and technology are in the soul of the city having for centuries been home to some of the world’s [...]

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The Pressure’s on Glasgow Now

October 4, 2011

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It was only a short while ago that we closed the Edinburgh Fringe Festival after yet another successful year; in fact we could call it one of its best years so far with record breaking box office sales of just under 2 million tickets – up 5% from last year. However, Edinburgh isn’t the only city worth [...]

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Glasgow: A city of culture

July 5, 2011

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With the Edinburgh festival season fast approaching tourists will be pouring into Scotland’s capital in their droves. However just a short trip down the M8 there are many cultural treats which often go ignored by those distracted by the circus of the Edinburgh shows. With stunning parks, fantastic architecture and an enticing array of free [...]

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