Upcoming Events

Cranhill Christmas Fayre

We are super excited to announce that we will be hosting our Christmas Fayre again here in Cranhill on Sunday 17th December, 11:00am - 3:00pm @ Cranhill Beacon (see poster for details)🎄🎅

Last year was a huge success, and we felt it was important that we brought it back to the community! 😁

We have a fun-filled day planned for all, including:

👯 Entertainment
🖌️ Face painting
🎅 Santa's grotto with the man himself
⛄ Snowglobe
💰Indoor marketplace with various tabletop sales from local sellers
🥳 Tombola stall/fundraising
And much, much more!!

This is the perfect opportunity to grab yourself a last-minute stocking filler for someone, as well as have some festive fun with friends and family 👨‍👩‍👧‍👧

❗This event is FREE to attend along with the visit to Santa's Grotto and a picture in the Snow globe ❗
(Please note that the marketplace is NOT free if you wish to purchase any items)

We have a limited number of tables available for hire if you wish sell some goods! These are priced at £10 per table.

If you would like more information or would like to book a table please contact Emma or Kayla directly:


See you then!! 🥳

Thank you to Glasgow Care Foundation and Cranhill Area Association for your kind donations towards this event along with everyone who has helped fundraise throughout the year to make this possible 🥳🎅

Christmas in Cranhill 

As the festive period is upon us, we are asking if anyone would be able to show some extra support to CDT to help us make Christmas as memorable as possible for the whole community! 😁🧑‍🤝‍🧑We are hosting several different events here at CDT and we are needing some extra funds to help support these (see link for details)
If you would like to help out by donating, you can click the link below:
Along with cash donations, if you would like to help out in any way by donating items such as toys/selection boxes etc for the kids - or tombola prizes, we would be extremely thankful!! 😁
Thank you!!! 🎅

Nearly New Summer Sale

Nearly New is an opportunity to purchase second hand clothes and other items for reasonable prices.

Everyone is welcome!

Date: Every Saturday

Time: 9am - 11:30am

Location: CDT Main Hall

For more information call reception on 0141 774 3344


Annual General Meeting

Come along to CDT's Annual General Meeting on Thursday 16th November from 4pm - 6pm.

Hear highlights from our activities and services over the past year and meet people from your community.

Everyone is welcome!

Only members can vote - There will be registration forms available on the night. 

As part of Challenge Poverty Week, we're hosting a special community meal you won't want to miss!


📅 Date: Friday, October 6th

🕔 Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

📍 Location: Cranhill Development Trust

🏠 Address: 109 Bellrock St, Glasgow G33 3HE

FREE Entry for All!

🍽️ Menu Highlights:

Creamy Vegetable Soup 🥣

Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta 🍝

Chocolate Cake for Dessert 🍰


Join us for an evening filled with delicious food and excellent company.

Please share this event with your friends and family ❤️

As part of Challenge Poverty Week we would love to list a FREE community information day here at Cranhill Development Trust 💪
We have a number of different organisations involved who will be here to give you advice and answer any questions you may have ☺️
We also have a couple of workshops lined up … More details to follow 👀
This is a drop in day so feel free to pop in! No need to pre book 🎉
…. More to be confirmed!! 🐝
⭐️ First 50 people through the doors will receive a FREE self care package ⭐️
(See poster for event details)
New: Baby Sensory & Fit By Five sessions are on every Thursday at CDT.
Womb to Move - Baby Sensory, Thursdays 9:45am - 10:30am
Fit by Five - Physical Fun, Thursdays 11 - 11:45am
Both sessions are drop ins and are open to all families!
You don’t need to register before hand we can do this on arrival 🙌🏻
For any questions please contact kayla@cranhilldt.org.uk
Indoor carpet bowls has started every Friday from 10:00 - 11:00 over in the Cranhill Beacon! 😀
Tea & coffee will be supplied ... all free of charge! ☕
Come along, learn something new or show off your own skills!

Glasgow Kelvin College has launched their new Community and Youth Hub at their Easterhouse campus. It will run Monday and Wednesday evenings from 5pm - 8pm.


Everyone is welcome and food is provided on both evenings.

For more information email communitylearning@glasgowkelvin.ac.uk

NEW Young at Heart Activity Workshops

Our Young at Heart activity workshops run every Monday from 11am - 2pm. We will have different activities each week including Arts and Crafts, Sewing, Fitness, Carpet Bowls and more. 

This is a safe and welcoming space, where everyone is welcome! Come along and try some new activities, get active and make new friends.

This is a free event, open to everyone over 50. We hope to see you all here. 



NEW Baby and Toddler Support Group

Are you a new mum living in or around the Cranhill area?

Join us from Wednesday 26th October for a weekly Baby and Toddler Support Group. 

Our weekly group will be held on Wednesdays, from 10am - 12pm, at CDT and is a safe and welcoming space for new mums to come together with their babies. Meet other local parents and chat about all things baby, from feeding to surviving sleep deprivation! 

We will provide tea, coffee and refreshments. Peer support volunteers from The Breastfeeding Network will be on hand to support both breast and formula feeders. An NHS Health Visitor will also be available to provide support and guidance. Older kids are welcome to come along too.