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Welcome to Merchant City & Trongate Community Council (MCTCC) – your Community Council, at the heart of Glasgow, and a warm welcome to our website, whether this is your first visit or you’re a regular visitor. We hope you find something of interest – as well as the latest news affecting our community, we have links to COVID-19 resources, a local services directory and a gallery showcasing the Merchant City & Trongate areas of Glasgow.

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Next Meeting

  • Community Council Meeting – April 2021
    All residents of the Merchant City & Trongate area are invited to join our meeting via Microsoft Teams. Agenda Welcome by Chair (Duncan MacLaren) Apologies Minutes of the last meeting, approval and action points Presentation by Denise Hamilton, City Centre Manager, GCC Report from the Treasurer (Gerald) Report on those issues forwarded to the police […]

Latest News

  • (Y)our Merchant City Workshops
    How would you improve the Merchant City? What projects do you think would make a difference? What would you support and like to see happen? An Action Plan and Framework for the regeneration of the Merchant City is currently being prepared by a consultant team appointed by Glasgow City Council. We want your input to […]
  • SAVE THE DATE – Glasgow Kelvin Constituency Hustings – Merchant City & Trongate (Ward 10)
    SAVE THE DATE – Glasgow Kelvin Constituency Hustings – Merchant City & Trongate (Ward 10) Thursday 29th April, from 7pm – 9pm, join us online for a hustings featuring the candidates standing for the Glasgow Kelvin constituency vote in Ward 10. Registration details to follow soon
  • MCTCC Survey 2021 Launches
    Have your say in the issues affecting our area Merchant City & Trongate Community Council are delighted to launch their 2021 survey, which aims to understand what the residents of the area think are the main issues affecting the Merchant City & Trongate areas, and what can be done to improve them, as well as […]
  • COP26 – Volunteering – last chance to apply
    The time is fast approaching for what is likely to be your last chance to get involved in a great opportunity to be part of COP26 – the UN Climate Change Conference hosted in Glasgow this November! Applications to be a COP26 volunteer will close on March 31st 2021 so take this opportunity to consider […]
  • Public urged to phone 111 before showing up to GP Out of Hours
    Sharp spike in unscheduled attendances putting model at risk Following an increase in the number of attempted walk-ins at GP Out of Hours centres, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde is urging patients to call NHS24 and not turn up at GP Out of Hours sites without an appointment to help preserve the safety of other patients and […]

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