Articles by: Noelle Newman

BBC Art Screen: From Glasgow to Broadway

BBC Art Screen: From Glasgow to Broadway

Last weekend, I went along to the Glasgow Film Theatre to take in two documentaries that were being shown as part of the BBC’s brand new arts documentary festival, Art Screen. The two events I attended could not have been more different. On Saturday, I watched ‘Our Glasgow’, a journey […]

by April 15, 2014 Comments are Disabled Culture, Film, Theatre
Review: Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter @ Glasgow Film Theatre

Review: Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter @ Glasgow Film Theatre

When I was young, dance was a huge part of my life. Homework was often left neglected as choreographing routines to the latest B*Witched track and acting out scenes from my favourite musicals were at the top of my priority list. Dancing, to me, was an escape from reality and […]

by April 13, 2014 Comments are Disabled Culture, Film
BBC Art Screen: Film ‘Rio’ opens festival with a barrage of Brazilian rhythm

BBC Art Screen: Film ‘Rio’ opens festival with a barrage of Brazilian rhythm

On Thursday night the BBC’s film festival Art Screen officially launched at the Glasgow Film Theatre. The occasion was marked by the premiere of director Julien Temple’sdocumentary ‘Rio 50º Carry On Carioca.’ The film took the audience on a colourful and musical tour of the eponymous Brazilian city as it gears up to host […]

by April 12, 2014 Comments are Disabled Culture, Film, News
No Weighting Around for these Women

No Weighting Around for these Women

For years women have been told how they should look and what to do to achieve this image of unrealistic stereotypical feminine beauty for all to admire. From torturous corsets dating back centuries to celebrity exercise videos, electronic gadgets, slimming pills, fasting diets and celebrity hypnotherapists promising to make you […]

by April 12, 2014 Comments are Disabled Features, Sports
An Ode to Argyle: Growing up Green in Glasgow

An Ode to Argyle: Growing up Green in Glasgow

Growing up in the West of Scotland, an area dominated by two of the most famous football teams in the UK, many children dreamed of being the next Henrik Larsson or Brian Laudrup. My dream was somewhat different. Although I admired these world class footballers essentially playing in my back garden, I looked south to the “Theatre […]

by April 9, 2014 Comments are Disabled Features

Braehead Clan: Season Review



by April 8, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
Exclusive Interview: Johann Lamont, Scottish Labour Leader.

Exclusive Interview: Johann Lamont, Scottish Labour Leader.

Johann Lamont, leader of the Labour party in Scotland, sits down with The Wee G‘s Deputy Editor, Bobby Rae, to talk about life in politics; the Commonwealth Games and Scottish Independence. Follow Bobby on Twitter: @bobyrae

by April 8, 2014 Comments are Disabled General
Exclusive Interview: Johann Lamont, Scottish Labour Leader.

Exclusive Interview: Johann Lamont, Scottish Labour Leader.

Johann Lamont, leader of the Labour party in Scotland, sits down with The Wee G‘s Deputy Editor, Bobby Rae, to talk about life in politics; the Commonwealth Games and Scottish Independence. Follow Bobby on Twitter: @bobyrae

by April 8, 2014 Comments are Disabled Features, Interview, News
Clan Tame Defending Champions Panthers To Make Playoff Final Four

Clan Tame Defending Champions Panthers To Make Playoff Final Four

EIHL Quarter Final Play Off Second Leg Game  Braehead Clan 5   Nottingham Panthers 1  Clan win 9 – 1 on Aggregate  Braehead Clan brushed Nottingham Panthers aside in emphatic fashion on Saturday night to make it to the Playoff Finals weekend for the first time in the clubs history. Clan followed up their […]

by March 31, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
The Post-Sochi Curling Boom

The Post-Sochi Curling Boom

The Winter Olympics in Sochi in February captured the public’s imagination with over 600 hours of live sport being shown live on the BBC. One of the sports that achieved the most attention in the UK was Curling, with both the British men’s and women’s teams achieving medals. Two weeks ago The Wee […]

by March 30, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports