27th September 2022 - The Glasgow Guardian

State coerced mourning embodies Britain’s democratic deficit

27th September 2022

You either mourn for the Queen’s death or face repercussions… in a democracy? After nearly a fortnight of nonstop news coverage, shop closures, event cancellations, and, perhaps worst of all, the removal of the crossword from the Metro, even the most ardent republican must be wishing that the Queen had lived forever. Veneration of the ...

Striking support staff picket the University

27th September 2022

 ‘We cannot afford another year of pay cuts’ Unison workers on strike demand a pay rise Over a hundred staff and students picketed outside the University of Glasgow’s main gate on Monday 19 and Tuesday 20 September.  The strike was called after a below-inflation 3 percent pay rise was rejected by Unison, the union representing ...

Review: George Ezra @ OVO Hydro

27th September 2022

A flawless mixture of slow-paced and upbeat, old and new. Brit award winner and multi-platinum selling artist George Ezra brought the feeling of summer back to Glasgow in the second half of his 2022 tour, promoting his recently released studio album Gold Rush Kid as he played the OVO Hydro on Monday 26 September. With ...