Showing posts from January, 2020

Glasgow - Sight for Sore Eyes

Now here's what you call a sight for sore eyes - the location of Glasgow's new 'Equal Pay' Oak Tree which will be planted on the east side of the People's Palace in the weeks ahead. Watch this space for further details.    Glasgow's New Oak Tree (19/12/19) A number of readers have been in touch to ask when Glasgow's new Oak Tree will be planted. Well, the answer is sometime in the New Year, probably March, but once a date is confirmed the details will be widely shared. Because the plan is also to unveil a plaque explaining the significance of the tree to the citizens of Glasgow and visitors to the People's Palace.       The Tree That Never Grew - Update (17/12/19) 'Great oaks from little acorns grow' is an old proverb which suggests that big things can sometimes result from very humble beginnings. An Oak tree can live for 1,000 years, apparently, in which case it's not surprising that the mighty oak is also sym