Locals to get lowdown on impact of Games

A SERIES of meetings has been planned to tell people living or working near Commonwealth Games venues how they will be affected.

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An artist's impression of table tennis at the Scotstoun Sports Campus during Glasgow 2014
An artist's impression of table tennis at the Scotstoun Sports Campus during Glasgow 2014

They will offer information on the changes they can expect, how to prepare for alterations to daily routines and how to ensure they get involved.

The 10 events for local people and business all run from 5.30pm to 7.30pm, with a short presentation at 6pm, followed by a question-and-answer session.

People who want to attend are being asked to go to at www.getreadyglasgow.com for further information.

The Games will change how the city functions and operates for their duration and Get Ready Glasgow is the campaign to help people across Glasgow plan for that.

The www.getreadyglasgow.com. website will have the most up to date information.

The meetings are as follows:

Kelvingrove, Kelvingrove Museum Cafe, May 8. Phone 0141 276 1525 or e-mail CommunitiesNorthWest@glasgowlife.org.uk

SECC Precinct, Seminar Suite (level 1), SECC, May 12. Phone 0141 276 1525 or e-mail CommunitiesNorthWest@glasgowlife.org.uk

Glasgow Green, The Winter Gardens, May 13. Phone 0141 276 1785 or e-mail NEAdminCustServiceHub@glasgowlife.org.uk

Ibrox Stadium, Ibrox Football Stadium, May 14. Phone 0141 276 1330 or e-mail SthAdminCustServiceHub@glasgowlife.org.uk

Tollcross,Tollcross International Swimming Centre, May 15. Phone 0141 276 1785 or e-mail NEAdminCustServiceHub@glasgowlife.org.uk

Scotstoun, Scotstoun Stadium, May 19. Phone 0141 276 1525 or e-mail CommunitiesNorthWest@glasgowlife.org.uk

Merchant City Live Zone, The Old Fruitmarket, May 20. Phone 0141 357 2235 or register online at www.registerforevent.co.uk/grg2014

Cathkin Braes, Castlemilk Community Hall, May 21. Phone 0141 276 1330 or e-mail SthAdminCustServiceHub@glasgowlife.org.uk

Hampden, Hampden Stadium, May 22. Phone 0141 276 1330 or e-mail SthAdminCustServiceHub@glasgowlife.org.uk

Emirates Arena, Emirates Arena, May 27. Phone 0141 276 1785 or e-mail NEAdminCustServiceHub@glasgowlife.org

vivienne.nicoll@eveningtimes.co.uk

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