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Recording a Community Track with a Little Help from our Friends!

G5 Sings!  Recently we ran a poll for which song should be recorded as a community track, and the happy and hopeful Beatles track 'With a little Help from my Friends' came out on top. It's a great sentiment for the time we've all been going through, and really chimes...

Winter Warmer 2020 at Givin’ it Laldie

Givin’ it Laldie is back after the winter break and 2020 is looking to be as exciting and music-filled as ever!  In the midst of strategy meetings, office clear outs, starting new classes and restarting our 8 weekly music sessions we took a moment to reflect on the...

Glasgow Community Champions: Gorbals choir Givin’ it Laldie wants local people to help shape its future

Glasgow Community Champions: Gorbals choir Givin’ it Laldie wants local people to help shape its future

GiL Summer Newsletter

As we take a moment to catch our breath here at Givin’ it Laldie after a fun, exciting summer term, we feel very lucky to look back at all the moments we have shared together. As well as running eight weekly music sessions in the Gorbals we took part in community...

Francesca’s Volunteering Experience

Francesca Donaghy volunteered with Givin’ it Laldie’s Children’s Choir as part of her student placement and quickly became a very valuable member of our team.  As she moves on to other opportunities, she took a moment to tell us about her experience of volunteering at...

Volunteering with GiL

At Givin’ it Laldie we are very lucky to have the support of fantastic volunteers who donate their expertise, energy, knowledge and time to support our work. From sitting on our board of directors to helping put guitars away we wouldn’t be able to function without them.

Givin’ it Laldie in the Gorbals proves music is good for the soul

We were recently featured in the Evening Times. Click here to read the full article.

Spring time at Laldie

Another three months have passed so quickly and we continue to grow and learn together as an organisation thanks to your support! In the financial year 2018 - 2019 we reached 288 people through our activity.  We won the Evening Times Health and Wellbeing Award,...

Introducing new members of our Board of Directors!

At Givin’ it Laldie we are really lucky to have a very active, supportive Board of Directors who volunteer their time, energy and experience to guide us towards a bright future. They take responsibility for issues such as funding, safeguarding, financial management,...

Looking back at 2018!

As we start our new year together, we thought we would take a moment to look back at last year and remember all that we have achieved so far!  We are so lucky to have been supported by amazing volunteers, funders, Friends of Laldie and donations which allowed us...

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Recording a Community Track with a Little Help from our Friends!

G5 Sings!  Recently we ran a poll for which song should be recorded as a community track, and the happy and hopeful Beatles track 'With a little Help from my Friends' came out on top. It's a great sentiment for the time we've all been going through, and really chimes...

Winter Warmer 2020 at Givin’ it Laldie

Givin’ it Laldie is back after the winter break and 2020 is looking to be as exciting and music-filled as ever!  In the midst of strategy meetings, office clear outs, starting new classes and restarting our 8 weekly music sessions we took a moment to reflect on the...

Glasgow Community Champions: Gorbals choir Givin’ it Laldie wants local people to help shape its future

Glasgow Community Champions: Gorbals choir Givin’ it Laldie wants local people to help shape its future

GiL Summer Newsletter

As we take a moment to catch our breath here at Givin’ it Laldie after a fun, exciting summer term, we feel very lucky to look back at all the moments we have shared together. As well as running eight weekly music sessions in the Gorbals we took part in community...

Francesca’s Volunteering Experience

Francesca Donaghy volunteered with Givin’ it Laldie’s Children’s Choir as part of her student placement and quickly became a very valuable member of our team.  As she moves on to other opportunities, she took a moment to tell us about her experience of volunteering at...

Volunteering with GiL

At Givin’ it Laldie we are very lucky to have the support of fantastic volunteers who donate their expertise, energy, knowledge and time to support our work. From sitting on our board of directors to helping put guitars away we wouldn’t be able to function without them.

Givin’ it Laldie in the Gorbals proves music is good for the soul

We were recently featured in the Evening Times. Click here to read the full article.

Spring time at Laldie

Another three months have passed so quickly and we continue to grow and learn together as an organisation thanks to your support! In the financial year 2018 - 2019 we reached 288 people through our activity.  We won the Evening Times Health and Wellbeing Award,...

Introducing new members of our Board of Directors!

At Givin’ it Laldie we are really lucky to have a very active, supportive Board of Directors who volunteer their time, energy and experience to guide us towards a bright future. They take responsibility for issues such as funding, safeguarding, financial management,...

Looking back at 2018!

As we start our new year together, we thought we would take a moment to look back at last year and remember all that we have achieved so far!  We are so lucky to have been supported by amazing volunteers, funders, Friends of Laldie and donations which allowed us...

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Gorbals Children's Choir Perform: 'Champion'

In June 2019 The Gorbals Children's Choir performed for the whole school at St Francis Primary and Blackfriars Primary school. 'Champion' is a favourite of the choir and they enjoyed singing it for their classmates, teachers and friends.

"I am very proud of myself"

Exclusive interview with Gorbals Children's Choir member Ayan after performing at the Christmas Lights Switch on in December 2019

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What an amazing squad from @BlackfriarsP and @StFrancis_PS primary schools! We're so excited to (finally!) be starting a brand new term of G5 Kids choir in person that we can barely stay in our seats! #goodaboutgorbals #jumpingforjoy #youthmusic https://t.co/amCVosLiY5

Hearing people playing together again is....music to our ears. 🎸🎶👂 It's been a long time, and it's great to be back! https://t.co/t9zOLxBTcU GivinitLaldie photo

We have been thinking about how we make the return to in person sessions as safe and comfortable as possible for everyone. If you are a participant planning to return to face-to-face sessions we ask that you please check this clip out. https://t.co/6gS8yYlVhQ

Want to know how you can support @friendsofSN, sing your heart out, and be part of a community track from the Gorbals bringing together many voices? Click the link! 👉👉👉 https://t.co/xBTxLuyafS https://t.co/ixpxIzBzQk

Our friends at @seinglasgow are looking for an illustrator! https://t.co/HO0KOkR5fE
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South East Integration Network @seinglasgow
🖊️We have a fantastic opportunity for an illustrator to help us build our visual identity! We are keen to hear from people who are connected to the network through a member org and/or New Scots/BAME individuals. Deadline is 16th August🗓️

More info👇🏽
https://t.co/OqYiXi5VUg https://t.co/AL2K5dHhvj

The people have spoken! 'With A Little Help From My Friends' has emerged the victor for the track which we'll be inviting folk to get involved in recording. More details coming SOON! https://t.co/9TqccVRbnT GivinitLaldie photo
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