April 2016 (15)

Rally for Independence

Rally for Independence

1.00pm Sat 30 Apr 2016
Organised by YES2. MARCH: KELVINGROVE PARK TO GLASGOW GREEN ASSEMBLE AT 11.00 AM, LEAVE AT 11.30 AM SHARP KELVINGROVE PARK, KELVIN WAY, SAUCHIEHALL STREET, PITT STREET, WEST GEORGE STREET, BLYTHSWOOD SQUARE (S), WEST GEORGE STREET, NELSON MANDELA PLACE...

1103Rally for Independence Organised by YES2. MARCH: KELVINGROVE PARK TO GLASGOW GREEN ASSEMBLE AT 11.00 AM, LEAVE AT 11.30 AM SHARP KELVINGROVE PARK, KELVIN WAY, SAUCHIEHALL STREET, PITT STREET, WEST GEORGE STREET, BLYTHSWOOD SQUARE (S), WEST GEORGE STREET, NELSON MANDELA PLACE...

Organised by YES2. MARCH: KELVINGROVE PARK TO GLASGOW GREEN ASSEMBLE AT 11.00 AM, LEAVE AT 11.30 AM SHARP KELVINGROVE PARK, KELVIN WAY, SAUCHIEHALL STREET, PITT STREET, WEST GEORGE STREET, BLYTHSWOOD SQUARE (S), WEST GEORGE STREET, NELSON MANDELA PLACE, WEST GEORGE STREET, GEORGE STREET, HIGH STREET, SALTMARKET, GLASGOW GREEN RALLY: The rally will take place by the Nelson Monument and include music by Dave Whitton and John Crook. Brian Quail from Scottish CND will be speaking.
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Starts at: 1.00pm Sat 30 Apr 2016

Speakers: Dave Whitton,John Crook,Brian Quail
KILTR: Professor John Curtice

KILTR: Professor John Curtice

5.00pm Wed 27 Apr 2016
John Kevin Curtice, political scientist and polling expert will be interviewed by Michael Gray journalist from CommonSpace and The National. This is an Independence Live & KILTR joint production in association with CommonSpace.

297KILTR: Professor John Curtice John Kevin Curtice, political scientist and polling expert will be interviewed by Michael Gray journalist from CommonSpace and The National. This is an Independence Live & KILTR joint production in association with CommonSpace.

John Kevin Curtice, FRSA, FRSE, FBA is a political scientist and polling expert who is currently Professor of Politics at the University of Strathclyde and Senior Research Fellow at NatCen Social Research will be interviewed by Michael Gray journalist from CommonSpace and The National. This is an Independence Live & KILTR joint production in association with CommonSpace.
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Starts at: 5.00pm Wed 27 Apr 2016

Speakers: John Curtice,Michael Gray

Venue: KILTR office, Glasgow
Interview with Yes 2 & Yes Bikers...

Interview with Yes 2 & Yes Bikers...

9.00pm Tue 26 Apr 2016
Tonight we will be chatting with John McHarg from Yes 2 and Christopher Graham from Yes Bikers & Im Now Yes. John McHarg is one of the organisers for Saturdays Rally for Independence in Glasgow, All Under One Banner & Christopher & the Yes Bikers...

228Interview with Yes 2 & Yes Bikers... Tonight we will be chatting with John McHarg from Yes 2 and Christopher Graham from Yes Bikers & Im Now Yes. John McHarg is one of the organisers for Saturdays Rally for Independence in Glasgow, All Under One Banner & Christopher & the Yes Bikers...

Tonight we will be chatting with John McHarg from Yes 2 and Christopher Graham from Yes Bikers & Im Now Yes. John McHarg is one of the organisers for Saturdays Rally for Independence in Glasgow, All Under One Banner & Christopher Graham and the Yes Bikers will be there to lend their support. Please join us and send us your questions. This will be setup as a Blab so you have the option to join or watch the panel on the Blab link or watch the livestream via our normal page.
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Starts at: 9.00pm Tue 26 Apr 2016

Speakers: John McHarg, Christopher Graham

Venue: Blab.im
Scottish CND‎ - Chernobyl Gathering & Vigil

Scottish CND‎ - Chernobyl Gathering & Vigil

10.00am Tue 26 Apr 2016
Scot CND event organised to mark the 30th anniversary of an explosion and fire at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in the Ukraine. The incident took place on April 26th 1986. It caused the deaths of 31 people and long term effects such as cancers.

109Scottish CND‎ - Chernobyl Gathering & Vigil Scot CND event organised to mark the 30th anniversary of an explosion and fire at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in the Ukraine. The incident took place on April 26th 1986. It caused the deaths of 31 people and long term effects such as cancers.

This event is being organised to mark the 30th anniversary of an explosion and fire at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in the Ukraine. The incident took place on April 26th 1986. It caused the deaths of 31 people and long term effects such as cancers and environmental damage are still causing serious concern. There will be short speeches aimed at remembering the horrors of the Chernobyl incident and showing solidarity with those whose lives were drastically affected. Please pass the word round about this event . Everyone who is interested is welcome even if you can only come for a short time. Please feel to bring banners, placard or flags.
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Starts at: 10.00am Tue 26 Apr 2016

Venue: Donald Dewar Statue, Glasgow

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Human Rights and Anti-Racism Hustings - Edinburgh

Human Rights and Anti-Racism Hustings - Edinburgh

7.30pm Mon 25 Apr 2016
#saccrights16 - Ask the Holyrood election candidates where they stand on the SACC policy for an anti-racist, pro-rights parliament.

330Human Rights and Anti-Racism Hustings - Edinburgh #saccrights16 - Ask the Holyrood election candidates where they stand on the SACC policy for an anti-racist, pro-rights parliament.

#saccrights16 - Meet the Lothian regional list candidates and ask them what they will do for human rights, civil liberties and anti-racism. Cat Headley (Labour), Lorna Slater (Greens), Jacqueline Bell (Lib Dems), Colin Fox (RISE), Lee Chalmers (Women's Equality Party). Invited but still to supply named of speakers: SNP, Conservatives, Solidarity. Chair: Zahid Ali.
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Starts at: 7.30pm Mon 25 Apr 2016

Speakers: Cat Headley (Labour), Lorna Slater (Greens), Jacqueline Bell (Lib Dems), Colin Fox (RISE), Lee Chalmers (Women's Equality Party). TBC - SNP, TBC -- Conservatives, TBC - Solidarity. Chair Zahid Al,.

Venue: Augustine United Church, 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1EL

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Unfinished business in Dublin

Unfinished business in Dublin

11.30am Sun 24 Apr 2016
we cover a number of rallies and marches in Dublin as the citizens of Ireland mark the actual centenary of the start of the 1916 Rising

1331Unfinished business in Dublin we cover a number of rallies and marches in Dublin as the citizens of Ireland mark the actual centenary of the start of the 1916 Rising

After the official 1916 Rising commemorations at Easter we return to Dublin to cover a number of unofficial events to mark the actual centenary of the start of the Easter Rising on 24 April. These events include a rally at the GPO in O'Connell Street entitled "Unfinished Business" coinciding with a Citizen Commemoration march to Glasnevin Cemetry organised by the National Graves Association and there is a "Reclaim the Vision" rally planned for Merrion Square in the afternoon.
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Starts at: 11.30am Sun 24 Apr 2016

Venue: O'Connell Street, Dublin, Ireland
Hustings: Human Rights & Anti-Racism, Glasgow

Hustings: Human Rights & Anti-Racism, Glasgow

5.30pm Sat 23 Apr 2016
Confirmed for Glasgow panel: Pauline McNeill (Lab), Patrick Harvie (Greens), Robert Brown (Lib Dems), Pinar Aksu (RISE), Lynn Sheridan (Solidarity), Anne Beetham (Women's Equality Party). Still to nominate: SNP, Conservatives. Chair: Charlotte Ahmed.

413Hustings: Human Rights & Anti-Racism, Glasgow Confirmed for Glasgow panel: Pauline McNeill (Lab), Patrick Harvie (Greens), Robert Brown (Lib Dems), Pinar Aksu (RISE), Lynn Sheridan (Solidarity), Anne Beetham (Women's Equality Party). Still to nominate: SNP, Conservatives. Chair: Charlotte Ahmed.

Confirmed for Glasgow panel: Pauline McNeill (Labour), Patrick Harvie (Greens), Robert Brown (Lib Dems), Pinar Aksu (RISE), Lynn Sheridan (Solidarity), Anne Beetham (Women's Equality Party). Invited but still to supply named of speakers: SNP, Conservatives. Chair: Charlotte Ahmed Hosted by: Scotland Against Criminalising Communities (SACC) #saccrights16
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Starts at: 5.30pm Sat 23 Apr 2016

Speakers: Pauline McNeill (Labour), Patrick Harvie (Greens), Robert Brown (Lib Dems), Pinar Aksu (RISE), Lynn Sheridan (Solidarity), Anne Beetham (Women's Equality Party), SNP ?, Conservatives ?

Venue: 333 Woodlands Rd, Glasgow G3 6NG
Glasgow Southside Hustings

Glasgow Southside Hustings

6.45pm Mon 18 Apr 2016
CONSTITUENCY CANDIDATES FOR GLASGOW SOUTHSIDE: Nicola Sturgeon SNP, Kevin Lewsey LD, Graham Hutchison Conservatives, Fariha Thomas Labour ALSO INVITED – GLASGOW LIST CANDIDATES: Tommy Sheridan Solidarity, Zara Kitson Greens, Cat Boyd RISE

4730Glasgow Southside Hustings CONSTITUENCY CANDIDATES FOR GLASGOW SOUTHSIDE: Nicola Sturgeon SNP, Kevin Lewsey LD, Graham Hutchison Conservatives, Fariha Thomas Labour ALSO INVITED – GLASGOW LIST CANDIDATES: Tommy Sheridan Solidarity, Zara Kitson Greens, Cat Boyd RISE

CONSTITUENCY CANDIDATES FOR GLASGOW SOUTHSIDE: Nicola Sturgeon SNP Kevin Lewsey Liberal Democrats Graham Hutchison Conservatives Fariha Thomas Labour ALSO INVITED – GLASGOW LIST CANDIDATES: Tommy Sheridan Solidarity Zara Kitson Scottish Green Party Cat Boyd Rise Party From Holyrood Secondary School.
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Starts at: 6.45pm Mon 18 Apr 2016

Speakers: Nicola Sturgeon,Kevin Lewsey,Graham Hutchison,Fariha Thomas,Tommy Sheridan.Zara Kitson,Cat Boyd

Venue: Holyrood Secondary School G42 8AU
The Big Debate

The Big Debate

7.00pm Wed 13 Apr 2016
Scottish Parliament Elections: Glasgow List Candidates

3177The Big Debate Scottish Parliament Elections: Glasgow List Candidates

Scottish Parliament Elections: Glasgow List Candidates
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Starts at: 7.00pm Wed 13 Apr 2016

Venue: Riverside Hall, 29-31 Clydebrae Street, Glasgow G51 2AJ
Environment Matters: Holyrood 2016 Hustings

Environment Matters: Holyrood 2016 Hustings

6.00pm Wed 13 Apr 2016
Scottish Environment LINK is organising “Environment Matters”, a national hustings event, on Wednesday 13 April 2016 at 18.00 in Edinburgh.

271Environment Matters: Holyrood 2016 Hustings Scottish Environment LINK is organising “Environment Matters”, a national hustings event, on Wednesday 13 April 2016 at 18.00 in Edinburgh.

“Environment Matters” will provide citizens and stakeholders the opportunity to hear the views of candidate MSPs and representatives from key Scottish political parties on how they will put Scotland on a path towards sustainable development and help protect Scotland’s environment. The hustings will be moderated by Joyce McMillan, LINK President. Join us for a lively debate on why environment really does matter. The event will take place between 18.00 and 20.00 (refreshments available as of 17.30) at Paterson’s Land (Room LG34), University of Edinburgh, EH8 8AQ. If you can’t join us, follow the discussions online and send us your questions and comments by tweeting to @ScotLINK and using the hashtag #enviromatters2016. For more updates follow us @ScotLINK and like our page on Facebook.
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Starts at: 6.00pm Wed 13 Apr 2016

Speakers: Joyce McMillan -Chair, Heather Anderson - SNP, Sarah Boyack - Scottish Labour, Miles Briggs - Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Mark Ruskell - Scottish Green Party, Martin Veart - Scottish Liberal Democrats,

Venue: Old Moray House, Holyrood Road, Edinburgh EH8 8AQ

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KILTR: PanamaPapers, Annie Machon (ex-MI5) interviewed by Michael Gray

KILTR: PanamaPapers, Annie Machon (ex-MI5) interviewed by Michael Gray

5.00pm Mon 11 Apr 2016
Journalist Michael Gray will be interviewing Annie Machon former MI5 officer and whistleblower on the #PanamaPapers. Brought to you by the new Scottish media troika of KILTR, CommonSpace & Independence Live.

366KILTR: PanamaPapers, Annie Machon (ex-MI5) interviewed by Michael Gray Journalist Michael Gray will be interviewing Annie Machon former MI5 officer and whistleblower on the #PanamaPapers. Brought to you by the new Scottish media troika of KILTR, CommonSpace & Independence Live.

Journalist Michael Gray will be interviewing Annie Machon former MI5 officer and whistleblower on the #PanamaPapers. Brought to you by the new Scottish media troika of KILTR, CommonSpace & Independence Live.
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Starts at: 5.00pm Mon 11 Apr 2016

Speakers: Michael Gray,Annie Machon

Venue: Skype
AN GEALBHAN le ShipWreck Rats

AN GEALBHAN le ShipWreck Rats

9.00pm Fri 8 Apr 2016
Gaelic/English night. The Shipwreck Rats shall pour out of Germany in order to give you off the wall, energetic folk songs and tunes. Come into our company for it!

936AN GEALBHAN le ShipWreck Rats Gaelic/English night. The Shipwreck Rats shall pour out of Germany in order to give you off the wall, energetic folk songs and tunes. Come into our company for it!

Doirtidh Radain an Long-Bhathaidh ás a' Ghearmailt gus òrain 's puirt mi-riaghailteach dhòigheil a thoirt seachad dhuibh. Thigibh nar cuideachd air a shon! The Shipwreck Rats shall pour out of Germany in order to give you off the wall, energetic folk songs and tunes. Come into our company for it! £10 on the door music, craic, snacks
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Starts at: 9.00pm Fri 8 Apr 2016

Venue: Sutherland's Bar, Argyll Hotel, 973 Sauchiehall Street, G3 7TQ Glasgow G3 7TQ

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Lesley Riddoch

Lesley Riddoch

7.00pm Wed 6 Apr 2016
Lesley Riddoch discussing Blossom and more...

709Lesley Riddoch Lesley Riddoch discussing Blossom and more...

Lesley Riddoch discussing Blossom and more...
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Starts at: 7.00pm Wed 6 Apr 2016

Speakers: Lesley Riddoch

Venue: Carrick Centre, Maybole KA19 7DE
ScotTALK: Cat Boyd, RISE

ScotTALK: Cat Boyd, RISE

7.00pm Tue 5 Apr 2016
John Beattie from The Social Awareness Society will be chatting to Cat Boyd from RISE. This is an Independence Live co-production with The Social Awareness Society.

406ScotTALK: Cat Boyd, RISE John Beattie from The Social Awareness Society will be chatting to Cat Boyd from RISE. This is an Independence Live co-production with The Social Awareness Society.

John Beattie from The Social Awareness Society will be chatting to Cat Boyd from RISE. This is an Independence Live co-production with The Social Awareness Society.
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Starts at: 7.00pm Tue 5 Apr 2016

Speakers: Cat Boyd, John Beattie

Venue: Riverside Hall, 29-31 Clydebrae Street, Glasgow G51 2AJ
Holyrood Hustings - Welfare & Social Justice

Holyrood Hustings - Welfare & Social Justice

2.00pm Tue 5 Apr 2016
Holyrood magazine Pre-Election hustings events.

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51Holyrood Hustings - Welfare & Social Justice Holyrood magazine Pre-Election hustings events.

Holyrood magazine Pre-Election hustings events. Over the course of March and April Holyrood magazine will be running a series of pre-election ‘Hustings’ events. The Hustings will focus on specific policy areas, and be chaired by our Managing Editor, Mandy Rhodes. These events will be highly participative and we will encourage delegates to ask direct questions from the floor as well as submit questions in advance, so we very much hope that you’ll agree to attend. If you are interested in attending the hustings please click here to register your interest. The timetable is as follows: Health, in association with British Heart Foundation Scotland, will be held on the 24 March at the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh from 14.00 to 16.00 Justice, in association with the Law Society of Scotland, will be held on the 29 March at the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh from 09.30 to 11.30 Welfare & Social Justice will be held on the 05 April at the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh from 14.00 to 16.00 Education will be held on the 12 April at the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh from 09.00 to 11.00 Economy, in association with Aberdeen Asset Management will be held on the 26 April at the Aberdeen Asset Management Edinburgh office from 18.30 to 20.30
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Starts at: 2.00pm Tue 5 Apr 2016

Speakers: TBA

Venue: The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Nicolson Street Edinburgh EH8 9DW

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Working with organisers to take this event online. Date will likely change.
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