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Glasgow’s favourite festival entertains 125,000

Credit: John Linton
The West End Festival, which celebrated its 20th anniversary this year, has come to an end for another year. It is estimated 125,000 people attended festival events in the west…

Media opportunity: Sunday 28 June

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Media opportunity: Sunday 29 June 1-7pm Kelvingrove Bandstand WEF 2015 closing event. Please email, call (0141 337 6712) or text Laura Sutherland (07764 936 840) to confirm attendance as numbers for…

World-renowned architect exhibition launches in Glasgow

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A new exhibition featuring the work of world-renowned architect Glenn Murcutt, has opened today (Friday, 26 June) in The Lighthouse, Scotland’s Centre for Design and Architecture and will be shown…

John Beattie, Jo Callis (The Human League) and Graeme Clark (Wet Wet Wet) Headline WEF finale

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To close its 20th year, Glasgow’s biggest cultural highlight, the West End Festival, has announced a closing event to take place this weekend on Sunday, 28 June at Kelvingrove bandstand.…

A sexualised metropolis: The Auckland Strip exhibition

The “Auckland Strip” exhibition depicting the sexual politics of Auckland city, New Zealand, launches on 24 June at The Lighthouse, Scotland’s Centre for Design and Architecture, featuring the work of…

Five British colleges exhibit 21st century jewellery making

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The ‘Handmade by Machines’ exhibition launches this Friday (19 June) at The Lighthouse, Scotland’s Centre for Design and Architecture, which features jewellery designed by students from four British colleges. Modern…

The Kelpies Come Home

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Today, (Tuesday, 9 June), The Kelpies maquettes return home to Glasgow’s west end as part of an exhibition in the West End Festival (WEF), running from 9- 25 June at…

Opportunities for #WEF2015

Opportunities for media and bloggers The programme launch of the 20th West End Festival will take place on the evening of Wednesday, 22 April, showcasing over 400 events in over…

Electrifying west end!

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The latest event produced by the West End Festival, The Electric Gardens, has come to a close, after 22 days and a successful inaugural year. Festival organisers have announced the…

A feast of light and sound in Glasgow’s west end

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The West End Festival brings you The Electric Gardens, a new sound and light experience taking place in Glasgow’s Botanic Gardens, and opens to the public tomorrow, (Friday 23 January),…