Glasgow ‘world’s friendliest city’

Glasgow has recently been named the world’s friendliest city by the guidebook Rough Guides. The renowned publisher of travel guides asked its 120,000 social media followers to vote for the friendliest cities in the…

Minimum wage increase

An increase in minimum wage rates has come into effect on 1 October 2014, the first cash increase in real terms in six years. The above inflation rise follows the recommendations from the…

Targeted thefts on campus

Multiple thefts from inside bags. Issue linked to lack of security resulting from “lack of staff” The Glasgow Guardian can confirm the thefts of two mobile phones and…

Halls rent has been rising dramatically

The Glasgow Guardian has found that the weekly charges for the cheapest single rooms in halls have increased by over 18% in just four years. A report from 2010 in the Guardian highlighting the…

Editorial October 31st 2014

The university’s recent decision to divest from fossil fuels is a testament to student activism at Glasgow. The campaign exemplifies what can be achieved if a co-ordinated group of students…