FGW organises the annual “West End Lectures” series in conjunction with the University of Glasgow Centre for Open Learning. The programme for 2013 is shown below.

Series Host: Colin MacKay – BBC Radio Scotland Broadcaster & Journalist

Early Art and Artists in the Victorian West End – Gordon Urquhart, Glasgow City Heritage Trust (5 Feb)

My West End: Keelies’ Ashpans, Good Night Children, Dangerous Dan McGrew & the Three Vees – Colin MacKay (12 Feb)

William Cullen – Physician, Chemist & Agriculturalist – Jennifer Bann, Scottish Literature, Glasgow University (19 Feb)

Cottier’s: Interior Decoration & Father Willis Organ – David Robertson, Four Acres Charitable Trust (26 Feb)

Lord Kelvin – Life & Achievements – Martin Hendry, Prof. Astrophysics, Glasgow University (5 Mar)

The Gilmorehill Campus: Past, Present & Future – Jennifer Russell, Glasgow University Estates Dept (12 Mar)

Heritage Restorations in Parks and Cemeteries – Dennis McCue, GCC Land and Environment Services (19 Mar)

Byres Road – A Magic Street – Kevin Murray, Academy of Urbanism Ann Laird, Friends of Glasgow West (26 Mar)