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“Glasgow grannies” want to dance their way to new Community Centre

“Glasgow grannies” want to dance their way to new Community Centre

News   •   Aug 24, 2018 12:28 BST

Viral sensation the dancing Glasgow Grannies want to use their new found fame to raise money for a new community centre at Possilpoint. The current facility is a little dilapidated and hosts the Grannies for a weekly dance club along with numerous other community events.

North Glasgow Tenants Getting Ahead with Bridges out of Poverty

North Glasgow Tenants Getting Ahead with Bridges out of Poverty

News   •   Aug 30, 2016 17:02 BST

TENANTS of ng homes have recently completed the Getting Ahead programme with Scottish charity Bridges out of Poverty who help people in Glasgow move out of poverty and lead change in their communities.

ng homes Tenants Growing and Sowing during National Allotment Week

ng homes Tenants Growing and Sowing during National Allotment Week

News   •   Aug 15, 2016 15:58 BST

RESIDENTS of ng homes are getting their hands dirty at their local allotment this season and members of the North Glasgow community are invited to join growing sessions to learn about sowing, cultivating, and most importantly harvesting food in a natural, organic way.

Partnership Award for ng homes and Scottish Fire and Rescue Service

Partnership Award for ng homes and Scottish Fire and Rescue Service

News   •   Aug 11, 2016 09:37 BST

WORK being carried out by ng homes and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service to manage the risk of an ageing population in North Glasgow has been recognised with a UK wide award.

Local School Pupils in North Glasgow Get Money Wise

Local School Pupils in North Glasgow Get Money Wise

News   •   Jun 17, 2016 16:56 BST

HOUSING Association ng homes have provided text books for young students at two local secondary schools in North Glasgow; All Saints Secondary and Springburn Academy.

Oriental Exercise is the Right Fit in North Glasgow

Oriental Exercise is the Right Fit in North Glasgow

News   •   May 24, 2016 10:13 BST

ORIENTAL exercise classes run by ng homes are proving popular with Scottish and Chinese people as they work together to get fitter in North Glasgow.

Balornock Pupils Back on their Bikes thanks to ng2

Balornock Pupils Back on their Bikes thanks to ng2

News   •   May 12, 2016 11:23 BST

PUPILS at Balornock Primary school were delighted when local social enterprise company ng2 fixed the lock on their bike shed after it had been vandalised over the recent bank holiday weekend.

African Challenge Scotland Safety Workshops a Big Hit with Young People

African Challenge Scotland Safety Workshops a Big Hit with Young People

News   •   Apr 28, 2016 16:05 BST

THE first in a series of workshops delivered by Police Scotland and African Challenge Scotland aimed at educating young people on keeping safe has proved a great success in North Glasgow.

ng homes Wins Top Environmental Award

ng homes Wins Top Environmental Award

News   •   Apr 13, 2016 16:45 BST

ng homes were presented with a prestigious Local Environmental Quality Award in recognition of their efforts to improve the environment. The Programme of the Year 2016 award was presented to the North Glasgow based Housing Association by Keep Scotland Beautiful for the success of their work in developing initiatives and strategies to provide cleaner neighbourhoods.

New Pitstops Project to Help Unemployed Men in North Glasgow

New Pitstops Project to Help Unemployed Men in North Glasgow

News   •   Apr 08, 2016 09:50 BST

Are you an adult male and currently out of work? Pitstops can help!

Happy Healthy Hearts in North Glasgow

Happy Healthy Hearts in North Glasgow

News   •   Mar 31, 2016 09:22 BST

ng homes has teamed up with the NHS, AXIS Health Hubs and Active Schools to produce a unique health and fitness pilot project for P6 and P7 pupils in Saracen Primary School in the north of Glasgow.

African Challenge Scotland Celebrate International Women’s Day

African Challenge Scotland Celebrate International Women’s Day

News   •   Mar 15, 2016 13:57 GMT

African Challenge Scotland hosted an International Women's Day Conference recently at ng homes’ Saracen House in Possilpark.

Tigers Den Diner the Place to be for North Glasgow Residents

Tigers Den Diner the Place to be for North Glasgow Residents

News   •   Feb 09, 2016 10:43 GMT

A NEW addition to the list of places to visit in North Glasgow is proving popular with customers of ng homes as they meet fortnightly at the Tiger’s Den Diner for an evening of entertainment with a hot meal included.

Bridges out of Poverty Training

Bridges out of Poverty Training

News   •   Nov 05, 2015 16:20 GMT

​ BRIDGES out of Poverty is a Scottish charity helping people in Glasgow move out of poverty and lead change in their communities.

Please Vote for St Charles' Primary

Please Vote for St Charles' Primary

News   •   Nov 02, 2015 14:06 GMT

St. Charles' Primary School is the only Glasgow school to be nominated for a £25,000 funding boost, to create an amazing multisensory room within the school.

Help at hand for residents as Red Road Flats Demolished

Help at hand for residents as Red Road Flats Demolished

News   •   Oct 22, 2015 16:13 BST

​ TENANTS and residents who were evacuated from their homes when the Red Road flats were demolished recently were able to call on ng homes Housing Operations staff who were on duty from 7am until after 8pm on the big day.

One Planet Picnics in North Glasgow

One Planet Picnics in North Glasgow

News   •   Oct 08, 2015 10:02 BST

PICNICS have proved popular with people of all ages across North Glasgow over the last few weeks of Summer with Sheltered Housing residents and School children all joining in the fun.

Community Networking Breakfast is on the Menu for Success

Community Networking Breakfast is on the Menu for Success

News   •   Oct 08, 2015 09:53 BST

MONTHLY Community Networking Breakfast run by ng homes continue to be a huge success in bringing a diverse range of people and organisations together to find out more about what they do and to share resources and experiences.

Fun Day in Memory of Mary Raises Funds for Marie Curie

Fun Day in Memory of Mary Raises Funds for Marie Curie

News   •   Oct 08, 2015 09:38 BST

RESIDENTS and friends of Gourlay Street resident Mary Fishwick who passed away aged 99 in July this year have raised over £1,000 for Marie Curie by hosting a fun day in her memory.

Mid-Autumn Festival Fun in North Glasgow

Mid-Autumn Festival Fun in North Glasgow

News   •   Oct 08, 2015 09:13 BST

NORTH Glasgow was a sea of colour last weekend when Chinese families along with their neighbours and friends from around the world celebrated the Mid- Autumn Festival at Saracen House.