Fairfield News

On the 102nd anniversary of the sinking of HM Submarine K13, Fairfield Heritage invites you to Ian Johnston’s talk (back by popular demand) on Tuesday 29th January at 6pm in the Fairfield Boardroom where the K13 Inquiry was held. Please book a seat via eventbrite at the following link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk

Fairfield Heritage will be closing for the Christmas break from 4pm on Friday 14th December at 4pm until Monday 14th January at 1pm. However, visits can be arranged by appointment during this time via Abigail Morris at amorris@govanworkspace.co.uk or 0141 445 5866.

MP and historian Kwasi Kwarteng visited Fairfield when he was making the current BBC Radio 4 programme “Living with Empire”, when at Fairfield Kwasi spoke to two of our volunteers whose father had worked at the shipyard.   You can listen to sisters Sandra Kane and Janice Mackenzie at the following link:   www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0000nfd  …Read More

Govan remembers the men and women of Govan who made the ultimate sacrifice for their country.   Fairfield Family History Group will be exhibiting some of their research to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1.   A Roll of Honour of 1300+ Govan men who lost their lives in the Great War,…Read More

Fairfield Heritage is looking forward to taking part in the Glasgow Doors Open Days Festival all next week 10am – 5pm. There will be access to some of the private office spaces and activities for kids at the week-end! Please make the most of our additional opening hours! This is the last chance this year…Read More

Between the mid-nineteenth and twentieth centuries, the heyday of shipbuilding on the Clyde, Govan was at the centre of the industry.

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Once described as the jewel in the crown of Govan, the restored building provides a magnificent venue for all for all kinds of events.