People power sees act repealed

The Irish community was celebrating as people power won the day and the Offensive Behaviour at Football and Threatening Communications (Scotland) Act 2012 was consigned to history. The act had...

Academic Maureen McBride gives a stinging analysis of the Offensive Behaviour at Football Act...

The controversial Offensive Behaviour at Football and Threatening Communications (Scotland) Act 2012 looks set to be scrapped following Labour MSP James Kelly’s Member’s Bill seeking to repeal the legislation. The...

Glasgow performance of Blood Upon the Rose set for sell out

PLAYWRIGHT Gerry Cunningham is looking forward to unveiling his story of the love affair at the heart of the Easter Rising to a Glasgow audience this Easter Monday—and his...

Holyrood votes on the Offensive Behaviour act on Thursday, so what next for the...

A vote will take place in the Scottish Parliament this Thursday which could bring the Offensive Behaviour at Football Act one step closer to finally being repealed. The Irish community...

Mhairi Black’s reference to ‘plastic Irishmen’ is totally unacceptable for a Member of Parliament

The 2014 Scottish independence referendum was a landmark for a number of reasons, but for our community it confirmed a major change. In the preceding decades, it was easy...

Big-hearted Govan group raise funds to bring Belfast kids to Glasgow to watch their...

40 young people from the Ardoyne district of Belfast are eagerly awaiting a trip to Glasgow, thanks to the efforts of the Govan Emerald. Fundraising has been going on frantically...