Businesses across the West End are celebrating the artisan and flying the flag for independents as they launch a winter ‘Shop Local’ campaign, complete with a little book of winter promotions to help boost local shopping in the run-up to Christmas.Read More
Black Friday and Cyber Monday have been and gone and many of us have still got plenty of Christmas shopping to do!
Here is our little book of big Winter discounts from over 20 businesses on Byres Road and the lanes to help with festive finds.Read More
The nights are getting darker, you’ve looked out your scarf and X Factor is taking over your weekend, it can mean only one thing; it’s time to get festive, the West End Christmas showcase is coming to town!Read More
“I cannot sleep unless I am surrounded by books”
–Jorge Luis Borges
Well this pretty much sums up what life is like for us now that the 2017 Byres Road Book Festival has ended!!
4 Days of readings, signings, poetry, cartoons, superheroes and lots of coffee drinking are over! At Book Fest HQ everyone is having a wee lie down and a well deserved rest after a jam packed weekend at Oxfam Books, Waterstones & Hillhead Library.Read More
September " season of mists and mellow fruitfulness"
The best of Autumn is upon us and we've barely even noticed!!
It's hard to believe we're a full week into September already!!
Time to get on with our recommendations before it's Halloween!!