11 Canal Bank North G22 6RD
original unknown, c.1812; Rebuilt by Peter McAllister, 2011
Category B Listed
Traditional Stables Building, renovated into a vibrant community hub focusing on landscaping and green technologies. Head North and explore this charming canal side building with treasure hunts, eco arts and crafts, outdoor play and canoe rides (weather dependant)
The refurbished Lambhill Stables building opened in June 2011 and operates a broad spectrum of activities. They include; volunteer opportinities in the 1 acre community garden, kitchen or bicycle maintenance workshop. There are classes in; community art, photography, creatice embroidery, basic IT, healthy walking, storytelling and lunch clubs. It is a centre point for the community, providing local residents of all ages with the opportunity to take part in recreational activities. The charity also serves the communities of North Glasgow by transforming vacant and derelict land into productive and attractive green space, whilst maintaining and preserving it for public use.
The mission of the charity is to provide jobs and training oopportunities for local people who are excluded from the labour market. In addition to members of the public, Lambhill Stables is an ideal place fo schools to visit, providing a stimulating educational environment which is an interactive, enjoyable way for children to learn about both the natural and cultural heritage of the area and gain a better understanding of environmental issues.
Part of the Childrens Programme: Garden Treasure Hunt
Eco Arts and Crafts
Wilderness Activites and outdoor play
Cycling and/ or canoe rides (weather dependent)
Discover Green Glasgow: Provide services in landscaping and green technologies.
Hosting a Lids Open Day
Number in Brochure: 53
Tue Fri 10am 2pm, Sat 10am 4pm. Tours: available on request; 45 minutes. Meeting Point: Front Door
Limited Disabled Access
The building and part of the community garden are fully accessible. The other part of the community garden is on an incline and may not be accessible by all.
Nearest Train or Subway Station(s): Possil & Parkhouse
Parking: Car Park Available On-Site Free of Charge
0141 945 4100