Here is the latest news from the City Centre Regeneration Team

INVEST GLASGOW – CITY PROSPECTUS

Invest Glasgow is Glasgow City Council’s inward investment team. It offers comprehensive business support and guidance, providing one point of contact to all businesses, property investors and developers seeking to invest in the city. The team is dedicated to encouraging investment in one of the most business-friendly locations in Europe.

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EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS AND MERCHANT CITY FESTIVAL

Not long to go now before the start of Festival 2018 and the Merchant City Festival. This is a programme of cultural events which are supporting the European Championships. If you follow this link it will take you to the festival programme in which you can see all the events that will happen in the City Centre…

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STALLED SPACES – AUTUMN 2018-19

Applications are now invited for Glasgow City Council’s Stalled Space Programme 2018-19. Community groups or local organisations across Glasgow are encouraged to apply for innovative projects aimed at improving and activating stalled sites or underused open spaces in the city. Closing date for applications is Monday 27 August 2018 by 5 pm…

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LANE ACTIVATION FUND – THE REASON WHY

Any city experience it is defined by the gap between the best and the more challenging bits. In fact, this applies to almost anything, customer service is only remembered if it is really good or short of expectations. The challenge for any city is to continue to find the resources to deliver flagship buildings …

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NEW MURAL – CHARLES RENNIE MACKINTOSH

A new Charles Rennie Mackintosh mural has been unveiled to mark the 150th anniversary of the legendary architect’s birth. Created by Art Pistol and Glasgow graffiti artist Rogue-One, the tribute can be found on the banks of the Clyde at the Clutha Bar. Rogue-One is renowned for his photo-realistic style…

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PILOT FOR CITY CENTRE LANE ACTIVATION FUND

The City Centre Lane Activation Fund has been established to create opportunities for demonstrator projects so the people of Glasgow and visitors to the city see these lanes as part of a vibrant city centre. The pilot has a fund of £100,000 and individual projects will receive a maximum of £5,000 funding.

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FESTIVAL 2018 – GEORGE SQUARE AND MERCHANT CITY

The Glasgow 2018 European Championships will take place from 2-12 August 2018. As part of the event, Glasgow will also host a cultural programme entitled Festival 2018, a programme of world-class arts and cultural activity which is fully embedded in the context of Glasgow 2018.

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FESTIVAL OF MUSEUMS

This weekend (18th-20th May) the festival of museums will be hosting its annual three day celebration of history, culture and arts during which museums of all shapes and sizes across Scotland host special events to showcase their unique collections and programmes. Over the weekend, Scotland’s museums will come together to throw open their doors …

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HIGH STREET/SALTMARKET CONSULTATION

From 26th March, Glasgow City Council will open a public consultation on the High Street Action Plan to regenerate the city’s historic High Street / Saltmarket area. The consultation will last for six weeks, until 6 May. This area, home to Glasgow Cathedral, Provand’s Lordship, the St Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art

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