Clydeside

Clydeside

 

a conurbation in Scotland along the lower course of the Clyde River. Population, 1,732,900 (1970), one-third of Scotland’s population. The main city is Glasgow; among the other cities are Paisley, Renfrew, Clydebank, Dumbarton, Port Glasgow, and Greenock. Clydeside is an important industrial region, famous for shipbuilding; machine building, metallurgy, and chemical industries are there. Clydeside’s economy is linked to its port.

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Texel to PS120 Kilfaddoch, PS115 Over Abington, PS114 Crochmore, PS110 Clydeside.
Songs sung by pupils included Caledonia, ScotsWha Hae and Auld Lang Syne and there was Scottish Country Dancing to the Flying Scotsman and the Clydeside Reel.
Two of the 20 or so new distilleries opening in Scotland are in Glasgow, including the PS9million Clydeside Distillery, the city's first in 100 years, in a restored pump house near Zaha Hadid's Riverside Museum.
The first batch of spirit at Clydeside Distillery will rest in American Bourbon oak casks for three years until it can officially be called a Scotch whisky.
Major organization : CLYDESIDE REGENERATION LIMITED (CRL)
The historical fact is that in the 1980s (when Labour were not in power) Margaret Thatcher came to an arrangement with her European counterparts whereby, as a condition of maintaining shipbuilding on Clydeside, every other state-owned yard in the UK would be closed down.
Naismith (left) has already earned a place in the hearts of fans across the divides in Clydeside and Merseyside.
EVENTS 1953: Thousands of wellwishers greeted the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh when they arrived at Clydeside to launch the new royal yacht, Britannia.
The riverside view of the building is of a visually stunning structure that promises to be part of a transformed Clydeside skyline.
His background as a trades union man in the Clydeside shipyards has made him a big player in the League Managers' Association.
A novel insight to emerge from the account is that the area of most intense activity was not on this occasion Clydeside (though there was plenty of it there as well) but Dundee.
A Ministry of Food list "for departmental planning purposes only" puts London, Birmingham, Merseyside, Manchester and Clydeside as H Bomb targets.