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20’s Plenty Update


The Traffic Regulation Order has been made for the MANDATORY 20MPH SPEED LIMIT ZONE in Woodside. Any person who wishes to question the validity of the Order or of any provision contained in it on the grounds that it is not within the powers conferred by the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, or on the grounds that any requirement of the Act, or of any instrument made under it, has not been complied with in relation to the Order may, within six weeks from 28 June 2018, apply to the Court of Session for this purpose.

All those who objected to or supported the proposals will now be written to and advised of the decision.

See the map below for the exact areas affected.

Important message from Scottish Water


Grab tickets NOW for European Championships Opening Party!


The Great Big Opening Party

The moment is finally here! Enjoy the spectacular setting of George Square to welcome the Glasgow 2018 European Championships and our friends from across Europe to the beating heart of the city.  Wednesday 1st August. Doors open at 4pm for a 6pm start.

This is a ticketed event but an allocation of free tickets has been held back to target groups lacking the opportunity to take part in such activities or those organisations that work hard to engage disadvantaged young people & adults. 

To reserve an allocation of these tickets please emailfestival2018@glasgow.gov.uk with the name of your group or organisation and number of tickets.  Please note these tickets will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Swim Free During School Holidays!


From Monday 2nd July to Tuesday 14th August, families can swim FREE, 7 days a week, in every area of the city, every week of the school summer holidays.

Check out the times and locations on the link below:


Sign Up For Latest Woodside Area Newsletter!


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Progress update on Connecting Woodside


Work is almost complete on making Hopehill Road more accessible for cyclists. This is part of the Connecting Woodside project. Don’t forget you can have your say on June 26th between 3.30 & 7pm at Woodside Library, St. George’s Road, G3 6JQ.

More info here: https://connectingwoodside.commonplace.is


Public Survey – Green infrastructure and public space in Woodside


Public Survey – Green infrastructure and public space in Woodside

Gary Donaldson is a postgraduate masters student at Strathclyde University and a Woodside resident. He is carrying out research relating to public space in the area.

He would like to gather views from the community through a short survey.

If you are interested in taking part, please follow the link below to complete the survey which will take around 5-10 minutes. He would like to thank you in advance for your participation.

Green Infrastructure Survey

IMPORTANT Public Consultation – Connecting Woodside


Public engagement event: Tuesday 26th June, 3:30pm-7pm, Woodside Library, St. George’s Road, G3 6JQ.

Following on from consultations held throughout the year for the Connecting Woodside project (formerly Woodside Mini-Holland) Glasgow City Council and our partners Sustrans will be holding a public engagement event with an online consultation to obtain further Stakeholder feedback

The public engagement event will focus on specific sections of the project; mainly:

·       Garscube Road

·       North Woodside Road crossing at Maryhill Road

 We are proposing a number of changes to improve the environment for cyclists, pedestrians, local residents and businesses. New designs could see the implementation of:

·       New pedestrian crossings

·       Segregated cycle lanes

·       Reallocation of road space

·       Junction redesign at Garscube Road / Possil Rd Cross and Garscube Rd/Firhill

·       Crossing reallocation and public space treatment on North Woodside Road at Maryhill Road


A public drop in session will be held on:

Tuesday 26th June, 3:30pm-7pm

Woodside Library, St. George’s Road

Glasgow, G3 6JQ.

Information and an online survey will be available from the 19th June for a period of 4 weeks. The online consultation tool will be available at: www.glasgow.gov.uk/connectingwoodside.

Consultation posters will be displayed in public premises and a leaflet drop will be delivered to all residential and commercial properties within the Connecting Woodside project area. This will provide the public the opportunity for residents and businesses to provide comments on the proposals that might assist with the detailed layout.

The closing date for consultation responses will be the 17th July.

If you would like to comment and be kept up to date with the project, please join our mailing list at www.glasgow.gov.uk/connectingwoodside

St Columba’s Garden Fete, June 23rd, 12-4pm


Everyone is welcome to the St Columba’s Church Garden Fete on Saturday, June 23rd, 12-4pm. 74 Hopehill Road, Glasgow, G20 7HH.

Architecture Fringe 2018 Woodside & Croy


The opposing conditions of Woodside and Smithstone (adjacent to Croy) will be compared and contrasted through a series of comparative drawings and interviews with a walking tour of both neighbourhoods led by local residents on Sunday, June 17th.

Exhibition / Tour

My Croy/ Smithstone walk: 2pm – 3pm
Meet at Croy Station, Constarry Road, G65 9HT

My Woodside walk: 4pm – 5pm
Meet at Civic House, 26 Civic Street, Glasgow G4 9RH

The event is free and open to all. You can book your spot through eventbrite link below or join us on the day at Civic House.


My Croy/ Smithstone & My Woodside Debate: 5:30pm – 7pm
Windsor Community Hall, 1 Windsor St, Glasgow G20 7NA

This event will include walks, which features a variety of different surfaces. Check the weather before departure and dress appropriately for a walk outside. Please wear appropriate footwear and clothing.