Top 5 Events This Week: Scotland

No plans this week? Not to fear, here we have our Top 5 picks for the week ahead. From the best in theatre, music and art, we've got you covered:  


1. The Man Who Followed His Legs and Kept on Walking

The Man who followed his Legs (and kept on walking) is a celebration of human resilience. Following the story of two Young Scottish coalminers’ experience of World War I.

When: 9th November 2016

Where: Tullynessle & Forbes Village Hall, Tullynessle, Alford, AB33 8QN

Price: £5.50 - £13.20



2. Winter Selection 2016

The week kicks off with the opening of the Winter Selection 2016 exhibition at the Compass Gallery. Described as “a fresh and exciting combination of original Paintings, Drawings, Prints and Sculpture by some of our regular contemporary exhibitors, hung alongside, a selection of Modern Scottish Masters”.

When: 7th November - 31st December

Where: Compass Gallery, 178 West Regent Street, Glasgow, G2 4RL

Price: Free


3. Dougie Wallace: Road Wallah


Another exhibition opening this week includes Dougie Wallace’s ‘Road Wallah’. Dougie Wallace spent 4 years photographing the now defunct black and yellow Premier Padmini cabs of Bombay falling for their garish, psychedelic interiors and the elusive charisma of the drivers. Be sure to catch a glimpse of these spectacular photographs this week!

When: 6th November - 22nd December

Where: Street Level Photoworks,Trongate 103, Glasgow, G1 5HD

Price: Free



4. Con Anima Chamber Choir


Find some time to enjoy some soothing sounds this week. Aberdeen chamber choir Con Anima will present a concert of music and readings focusing on remembrance and peace conducted by internationally renowned composer Prof. Paul Mealor.

When: 13th November

Where: St Andrew's Episcopal Cathedral, 28 King Street, Aberdeen, AB24 5AX

Price: £13.20



5. Dundee Science Festival

Hosted by the Dundee Science Centre, Dundee Science Festival is a celebration of science offering exciting events for all ages. Take part in stimulating events, talks, shows and hands-on exhibits. For more information, click here

When: 6th - 13th November

Where: Various venues around Dundee, DD1 1UQ

Price: Various, contact venues for more information.



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