Up-cycle your old bike or piece of furniture

by Giulia Candussi Whether you are a student looking for a cheap second-hand bicycle or a creative artist who wants to give a new life to an old piece of furniture or you just want to get your hands dirty while doing something good for the community, there’s a place to go: Community Gift Exchange.  The charity shop is located inside the Kyle Shopping Centre … Continue reading Up-cycle your old bike or piece of furniture

Autism Awareness comes to Glasgow

Autism is much more common than many people think. There are around 700,000 people on the autism spectrum in the UK – that’s more than 1 in 100.   If you include their families, autism is a part of daily life for 2.8 million people. Young Max and Warren are two young men breaking down stereotypes surrounding autism.  Both of them are meeting all the barriers head on, to … Continue reading Autism Awareness comes to Glasgow

Fire Safety Threat at UWS Ayr

UWS Ayr came under fire today with people risking their life by refusing to evacuate the building when the fire alarm sounded.  Fire experts at Ayr Fire Station warned of the dangers of not following fire safety evacuation procedures.  Last year fire related casualties in Scotland rose by 14%.  Thankfully today at UWS in Ayr it was a false alarm, and no one suffered any injuries. Watch the … Continue reading Fire Safety Threat at UWS Ayr

Craufurdland’s 2017 Muddy Trials

Last Saturday, was held the annual Muddy Trials of Craufurdland Castle in Kimarnock, Ayrshire. The event gathered many participants who challenged themselves in the mud. A percentage of the money raised has been donated to the charities Countryside Learning Scotland and Break The Silence. Watch the video for more informations : Anais MAMPUYA Continue reading Craufurdland’s 2017 Muddy Trials