Archive — Glasgow

Photo — 2020-02-02

Field Music on the stage at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

Making a New World — Field Music at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum last night.

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Glasgow’s urban decay risks squandering 30 years of progress

Glasgow’s urban decay risks squandering 30 years of progress

More on the decline of Glasgow — and the lack of any action plan to reverse it.

Go west along the river and you’ll see a hotchpotch of development, wasteland and missed opportunity that literally only takes you so far – Glasgow must be one of the few cities in Europe where it’s not possible to walk or cycle right along the banks.

The urban realm of Glasgow is deteriorating through fire, desertion and neglect in a quite ghastly way, and what is most alarming is the seeming lack of a strategic plan to reverse it.

See also: What next for Sauchiehall Street?

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