Lyceum Cinema

Govan’s Lyceum Cinema dates from 1938 – at the time it was a stunning modernist cinema with a curved backlit wall of glass, and seated 2,600. Bought by County in 1974, it was split in two, with bingo in the stalls and a 480-seat cinema in what was the balcony – the beautiful circular entrance was partitioned. Continue reading


This place is just down the road from me – for ages, I’ve been thinking it’d be a good place for a bike shop. Now I could phone up the agents and get the keys, but we don’t do things that way around here 😉 It’s an interesting art-deco-ish brick building that was expanded in the ’90s and converted into a bar and restaurant with a microbrewery on-site. It’s not very interesting really, but here you go:

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