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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.

Textile donations, furniture recycling and Environmental Hit Squad update

Textile donations, furniture recycling and Environmental Hit Squad update

News   •   Oct 19, 2017 15:18 BST

An update on some of our recycling and green initiatives.

ng homes Board Member recognised by Scottish Premier League football club

ng homes Board Member recognised by Scottish Premier League football club

News   •   Sep 07, 2017 13:39 BST

ng homes Board Member and Chair of ng2 Margaret Thomson was recognised for her years of hard work for the North Glasgow community at the Partick Thistle vs Aberdeen football match on Saturday 26th August. This is part of Partick Thistle's Community Champion initiative, in partnership with Maryhill McDonalds.

ng homes 'Your Choice, Young Voice' project profiled on Scotland's Regeneration Forum SURF

ng homes 'Your Choice, Young Voice' project profiled on Scotland's Regeneration Forum SURF

News   •   Aug 28, 2017 12:52 BST

A prominent ng homes regeneration initiative involving young people in North Glasgow has been profiled on a leading regeneration forum.

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.

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.

​​NORTH GLASGOW PEOPLE REALISE POTENTIAL ON ACTIVATE COURSE

​​NORTH GLASGOW PEOPLE REALISE POTENTIAL ON ACTIVATE COURSE

News   •   Jan 25, 2016 09:29 GMT

A FURTHER 26 local people have successfully completed the community development Activate courses supported by ng homes and delivered by the University of Glasgow.

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.

Spirit of Ruchill/Possilpark

Spirit of Ruchill/Possilpark

News   •   Apr 10, 2015 09:59 BST

FOURTEEN, an innovative new community driven programme funded by Spirit of 2012, a charity set up by the Big Lottery Fund, has allocated £250,000 to Ruchill and Possilpark; one of six Scottish communities to receive funding.

Housing Associations Help People Try for a Job

Housing Associations Help People Try for a Job

News   •   Mar 17, 2015 10:57 GMT

A COURSE that uses the game of Rugby to teach participants crucial life lessons and core values is helping unemployed people find work in two of Scotland’s largest cities.