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Eyes Through Time

We love looking at old photos of Glasgow.... And we're willing to bet a lot of you do too. From grainy black and white shots of the Clydeside to throwbacks from the recent past (and a few dodgy 70s motors in shot), we're taking another trip down memory lane. We're putting it to you:

By |2020-12-31T21:08:24+00:00December 31st, 2020|Categories: Documenting Glasgow|Comments Off on Eyes Through Time

Glasgow Life

Glasgow Life The spirit of Christmas is truly alive and well in Glasgow. Here is our Glasgow Christmas Chronicles picture story. We captured this wonderful scene from the good people at the Pantry food shop in Ruchazie giving out presents to kids in Ruchazie in Glasgow’s East End on Xmas Eve. Copyright Brian Anderson

By |2020-12-26T21:54:19+00:00December 26th, 2020|Categories: Documenting Glasgow|Comments Off on Glasgow Life

Eyes Through Time

Glasgow Life The Princess's Theatre in Main (now Gorbals) Street, during the run of its 54th annual pantomime, Tammie Twister, c 1934. The show starred George West (a boyhood friend of Tommy Lorne, who succeeded Lorne as the star of the Princess's panto) and Kittie Franklyn. The entrance to the Palace Music Hall, also owned by

By |2020-12-02T21:22:46+00:00December 2nd, 2020|Categories: Documenting Glasgow|Comments Off on Eyes Through Time

Angry Celtic fans protest outside Parkhead

Glasgow News  Police Scotland called to Celtic Park this evening to calm angry Celtic fans. The fans gathered  to protest for manager Neil Lennon to be sacked. Celtic suffered a shock Betfred Cup defeat to Ross County and after the game supporters gathered to voice their frustration. Glasgow Eyes Glasgow Eyes

By |2020-11-29T19:39:10+00:00November 29th, 2020|Categories: Documenting Glasgow|Comments Off on Angry Celtic fans protest outside Parkhead

East End Kids of the Back Courts – 1990s

Eyes Through Time Eyes through time series in association with The Cranhill Arts Project The project has always done great things in the community. Cranhill Arts Projects was founded in 1981 and provides local people with access to arts and media activities. It has a long involvement with photography and of photographing Glaswegians. The

By |2020-11-27T14:57:56+00:00November 27th, 2020|Categories: Documenting Glasgow|Comments Off on East End Kids of the Back Courts – 1990s

Glasgow Tenement Blocks – 1969-72

EYES THROUGH TIME From 1969 to 1972, photographer Nick Hedges took pictures of life in the old Glasgow tenement blocks. Nick was hired by housing charity Shelter to travel round England and Scotland documenting the lives of families living in slum and squalor. Is this you or someone you know in these pictures? At the

By |2020-11-24T18:18:48+00:00November 24th, 2020|Categories: Documenting Glasgow|Comments Off on Glasgow Tenement Blocks – 1969-72

Tower Records Back in Business

Glasgow Eyes Legendary music  chain Tower Records is set  to relaunch as an online store - 14 years after it disappeared off the high street. At its peak the chain - famous for its iconic iconic red and yellow sign - had over 200 stores across the globe, including a huge shop on Argyle Street next to the

By |2020-11-17T18:03:16+00:00November 17th, 2020|Categories: Documenting Glasgow|Comments Off on Tower Records Back in Business

Eyes Through Time

Glasgow Eyes Eyes Through Time It's an eerie image that on first sight looks like the scene from a real-life disaster or a photo taken from the set of a blockbuster Hollywood movie. And such was the level of attention to detail of the mock air disaster that took over a Glasgow street that people

By |2020-10-30T17:08:30+00:00October 30th, 2020|Categories: Documenting Glasgow|Tags: |Comments Off on Eyes Through Time