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Magic of Showbiz gear up for their first show

The newly formed Magic of Showbiz drama group are putting on their first show next weekend, and would love to invite people to come and see the show.

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The Slumber Sisters come to Clarkston Hall in May. Photo: Christopher Bowen.

Eddie & the Slumber Sisters at Clarkston Hall

The National Theatre of Scotland is teaming up with the award-winning Catherine Wheels Theatre Company, to present a new immersive, theatre show with music, for children and families.

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Mystery trip for local Scout units

Mystery trip for local Scout units

The 28th Giffnock Explorer Scout Unit joined up with the Warrior Explorer Scout Unit from Clarkston to venture to unknown lands.

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Firefighters tackle early morning blaze at Pollokshaws flats

Firefighters tackle early morning blaze at Pollokshaws flats

Firefighters have tackled a blaze at flast in Pollokshaws Road.

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Members wanted for line dancing classes

Members wanted for line dancing classes

Fancy giving line dancing a go?

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The play takes place at St Helen's.

The story behind Glasgow’s saint revealed

Glasgow! The dear green place.

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Faith Schools Joint Campus in Newton Mearns, mominated for a RICS Award in the  Infrastructure Category.

Local projects make RICS shortlist

Two property projects from the Southside are set to go against some of the country’s best in this year’s RICS Awards.

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The Extra is still in fashion!

The Extra is still in fashion!

The 3rd Netherlee Brownies had a great time recently making a summer outfit from the previous week’s Extra newspaper.

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No reprieve for residents hit by First Bus service cuts

No reprieve for residents hit by First Bus service cuts

First Bus has confirmed that it has no plans to reinstate the previous Number 4 and 4A bus routes in Eastwood.

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Remembering the Battle of Langside

Remembering the Battle of Langside

A series of commemorative events are to take place to mark the 450th anniversary of the Battle of Langside.

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Craft Beer Fest heads to Shawlands

Craft Beer Fest heads to Shawlands

Craft Beer Fest comes to Shawlands next week and The Extra readers can get discounted tickets.

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Millions of pounds stolen through cyber enabled crime in Scotland

Millions of pounds stolen through cyber enabled crime in Scotland

Police Scotland is warning the public to be alert after businesses and individuals across the country were scammed out of millions of pounds.

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Local venues in running for Best Bar None Awards

Local venues in running for Best Bar None Awards

Two South side venues have been shortlisted in the Best Bar None (BBN) Scotland National Awards 2017-18.

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Celebrate women at Eastwood Park Theatre

Celebrate women at Eastwood Park Theatre

Eastwood Park Theatre has lined up three special shows of music, comedy and dance, to celebrate International Women’s Day and Mother’s Day

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The youngsters at Asda

The Avenue develops the young workforce of the future

The Avenue Shopping Centre in Newton Mearns has launched the first ever shopping centre workplace initiative order to educate primary school children on the benefits of working in retail.

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Glaswegians invited to capture city in 24 hours

Glaswegians invited to capture city in 24 hours

One of the UK’s multi-award winning photographers is calling on the people of Glasgow to join him on a unique social experiment to capture the streets and spirit of Glasgow over the course of 24 hours.

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Police probe after body found in garden

Police probe after body found in garden

Police have launched an investigation following the death of a pensioner in Pollok.

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Ginfall Festival at Pollokshields Burgh Hall

Ginfall Festival at Pollokshields Burgh Hall

The first-ever Gin Festival in the South side at Pollokshields Burgh Hall, draws ever nearer.

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Kilties spread kindness with treat from Tunnock’s

Kilties spread kindness with treat from Tunnock’s

Kind-hearted Kilties took to Glasgow’s Buchanan Street to mark Random Acts of Kindness Day tomorrow (February 17) by handing out more than 500 Tunnock’s teacakes to passers-by.

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The Hospice will open later this year.

Glasgow Hospice wants to hear from you

The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice is moving to its new home this year and wants you to help shape its vision for the future.

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