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Glasgow's status as one of the world's leading sporting cities underlined in landmark research paper - Glasgow City Council

Glasgow's status as one of the world's leading sporting cities underlined in landmark research paper - Glasgow City Council | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
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Commonwealth Games will be 'cheaper than Olympics' - Scotsman

Commonwealth Games will be 'cheaper than Olympics' - Scotsman | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
Scotsman Commonwealth Games will be 'cheaper than Olympics' Scotsman Chief executive Ufi Ibrahim told a tourism conference in Glasgow last week: “The Games in London were the most successful in the history in terms of accessibility, but we want to...
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Global showcase for Glasgow 2014 as Queen's Baton Relay Route announced - TheSportsCampus.com

Global showcase for Glasgow 2014 as Queen's Baton Relay Route announced - TheSportsCampus.com | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
Global showcase for Glasgow 2014 as Queen's Baton Relay Route announced TheSportsCampus.com From the plains of Africa to the gleaming skyscrapers of Singapore; from the tiny tropical islands of St Lucia and Dominica to Canada's snow-capped...
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Shopkeepers to be given Barras and Calton action plan funding | Evening Times

Shopkeepers to be given Barras and Calton action plan funding | Evening Times | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
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Glasgow 2014 and the Art of Motivating Large Communities - Event Magazine

Glasgow 2014 and the Art of Motivating Large Communities - Event Magazine | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
Event Magazine Glasgow 2014 and the Art of Motivating Large Communities Event Magazine The Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games are now recruiting for an army of 15,000 volunteers in a move that is no doubt designed to emulate the outstanding success of...
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Glasgow Airport in £10m upgrade for Commonwealth Games - BBC News

Glasgow Airport in £10m upgrade for Commonwealth Games - BBC News | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
BBC News Glasgow Airport in £10m upgrade for Commonwealth Games BBC News The operators of Glasgow Airport have announced that £10m of investment will be brought forward in the run-up to the Commonwealth Games.
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London 2012 and Glasgow 2014 establish Britain as premier sporting ... - Insidethegames.biz

London 2012 and Glasgow 2014 establish Britain as premier sporting ... - Insidethegames.biz | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
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New Irn Bru cans for Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games - STV Local

New Irn Bru cans for Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games - STV Local | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
New Irn Bru cans for Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games STV Local While the taste has remained the same for over 100 years, the face of Irn-Bru is changing once again ahead of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.
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Commonwealth Games cycling event to pedal through local streets - Kirkintilloch Herald

Commonwealth Games cycling event to pedal through local streets - Kirkintilloch Herald | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
Kirkintilloch Herald Commonwealth Games cycling event to pedal through local streets Kirkintilloch Herald East Dunbartonshire Council leader Rhondda Geekie said: “I welcomed the invitation to co-host this event and allow East Dunbartonshire to play...
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River Clyde could shut during Commonwealth Games over terrorism fears

River Clyde could shut during Commonwealth Games over terrorism fears | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
Police in talks with officials over move which would see river shut to all but non-essential vessels.
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Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games come under fire for asylum seeker volunteer policy

AN equal rights charity have backed calls for asylum seekers to be allowed to volunteer for Glasgow 2014.

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Glasgow 2014 set to launch campaign on Glasgow Airport's welcome site in run ... - The Drum

Glasgow 2014 set to launch campaign on Glasgow Airport's welcome site in run ... - The Drum | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
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Glasgow 2014 has taken a long-term holding on Glasgow Airport Welcome Site in the build-up to the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.
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Tickets on sale to watch Tom Daley in Edinburgh diving competition

Tickets on sale to watch Tom Daley in Edinburgh diving competition | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
Tickets, which are between £8 and £12, go on sale at 11am on Thursday for the event later this year.
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Commonwealth Games 2014: Sir Chris Hoy interview - Daily Mail

Commonwealth Games 2014: Sir Chris Hoy interview - Daily Mail | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
Commonwealth Games 2014: Sir Chris Hoy interview Daily Mail Although it is not yet certain that he will compete at his home Commonwealth Games, in the velodrome that bears his name, if he does it would write the final chapter to a story that began...
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London set to bid for 2022 Commonwealth Games to capitalise on Olympic facilities

London set to bid for 2022 Commonwealth Games to capitalise on Olympic facilities | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
London is set to launch a bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games, according to the Mayor of London Boris Johnson's Olympic legacy adviser.
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Paralysed man hoping to be first Scot to powerlift at Commonwealth Games - stv.tv

Paralysed man hoping to be first Scot to powerlift at Commonwealth Games - stv.tv | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
Paralysed man hoping to be first Scot to powerlift at Commonwealth Games stv.tv A man who was paralysed in a motorcycle accident is hoping to become the first Scottish powerlifter to compete in the Commonwealth Games.
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Trespass to design Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games uniforms - BBC News

Trespass to design Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games uniforms - BBC News | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
BBC News Trespass to design Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games uniforms BBC News Outdoor clothing manufacturer Trespass will design and supply uniforms for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games workforce, it has been confirmed.
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Glasgow 2014: Lord Coe expects massively successful Games - BBC News

Glasgow 2014: Lord Coe expects massively successful Games - BBC News | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
BBC News Glasgow 2014: Lord Coe expects massively successful Games BBC News Glasgow 2014: Lord Coe expects massively successful Games. By Kheredine Idessane BBC Scotland.
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Becky James's father calls for medal parity for women at Glasgow Games - The Guardian

Becky James's father calls for medal parity for women at Glasgow Games - The Guardian | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
The Guardian Becky James's father calls for medal parity for women at Glasgow Games The Guardian The father of Becky James, Great Britain's double-gold winning track world champion, has called for women cyclists to have equal medal chances with men...
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Volunteers set new Commonwealth Games record - BBC News

Volunteers set new Commonwealth Games record - BBC News | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
BBC News Volunteers set new Commonwealth Games record BBC News A new record has been set by the number of people offering to be volunteers at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
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Glasgow – Reaching for Gold with the 2014 Commonwealth Games ...

Glasgow – Reaching for Gold with the 2014 Commonwealth Games ... | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
Scotland's largest city has come a long way since the 1980s when this then decaying post-industrial giant did not even have a tourist office. I've watched proudly as Glasgow has picked herself up and transformed herself into ...
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Ian Thorpe to set sights on making Australia's Commonwealth Games team - Courier Mail

Ian Thorpe to set sights on making Australia's Commonwealth Games team - Courier Mail | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
Ian Thorpe to set sights on making Australia's Commonwealth Games team
Courier Mail
Thorpe has clearly signalled his intention to continue swimming since missing out on a spot on Australia's London Olympic team.

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What not to do at Glasgow 2014 - Scotland on Sunday

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What not to do at Glasgow 2014
Scotland on Sunday
I DO hope Glasgow 2014 can learn from some of the things at the British Athletics International which took place last weekend. In particular: 1.
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Angus 'forgotten' in Commonwealth Games station upgrade - The Courier

Angus 'forgotten' in Commonwealth Games station upgrade - The Courier | Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 | Scoop.it
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Angus 'forgotten' in Commonwealth Games station upgrade
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Owned by the Ministry of Defence, Barry Buddon is home to an established full bore firing range which was also used for the Commonwealth Games held in Edinburgh in 1986.
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