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The Glasgow Canal is in North Glasgow, just 10 minutes from the city centre, and stretches from Port Dundas to Speirs Wharf, Firhill and beyond.

The area is an emerging destination, home to grass-roots and national cultural organisations, cutting-edge sports activities and Scotland’s first urban nature reserve.

Glasgow Canal Co-op

It has been established to facilitate organisations, residents and stakeholders located around the Glasgow Canal to work together.  By working collaboratively the Canal Co-op aims to help create a vibrant neighbourhood for people to live, work and visit.

It organises the annual Glasgow Canal Festival which includes a packed programme of high-quality arts, canal heritage, environmental and watersports activities.

Is a membership organisation, representing and providing strategic direction.  Click on our members links below to find out more about who’s involved.

Read the full Cultural Heritage and Art Strategy which highlights the incredible breadth of cultural activity and opportunity in the Glasgow Canal area – or read the summarised strategy!

Find out more information about the history, opportunities, research and stakeholders via our resources page

Get in contact via [email protected]