Possil Road, Glasgow. Bravery Award for Pub Manager. Mr James Connelly, manager of the Round Toll Bar, Possil Road, Glasgow, is to receive the Glasgow Corporation Medal for Bravery for his heroism when a gunman ran amok in Glasgow in July 1969. The gunman, James Griffiths, shot 13 persons and fatally injured one before he […]
70 King Street, Pollokshaws, later Shawbridge Street, Glasgow. formerly 28 King Street, Pollokshaws. In 1893 George Smith was landlord of the Royal George Spirit Vaults. There was also the Royal George Hotel on the same street. In 1903 Mr J Eadie was licensee.
84 Mitchell Street, Glasgow, G1 3NA. Tel: 0141 471 8279.
10-12 West Nile Street, Glasgow. The Royal Restaurant was a famous landmark in Glasgow for over one hundred years. Established in 1853 by Charles Wilson & Son a cook and confectioner who built the Royal into one of the best places in town to dine and have a good drink. The Royal Restaurant was severely […]
Royalty Burns Club Bowlers and Golfers. The Royalty Burns Club was founded in 1882, but that it is a very lively nonagenarian was obvious at the annual dinner and dance in the Central Hotel, Glasgow, where a really festive atmosphere prevailed. After the traditional meal Cliff Hanley took matters in hand in proposing “The […]