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Firms asked to contribute to cost of staging Mardi Gras

The annual parade - once again held in Byres Road - costs £50,000 to stage and last year brought 80,000 people to the West End to watch the spectacle, as well as an estimated £1million boost for the area's businesses                                    P

The annual parade - once again held in Byres Road - costs £50,000 to stage and last year brought 80,000 people to the West End to watch the spectacle, as well as an estimated £1million boost for the area's businesses P

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