An eight year long campaign to save the St. Augustine's football pitches in Milton, Glasgow has finally triumphed, with a £2.4m investment in community facilities.
In 2014, Glasgow intends to host the Commonwealth Games.
In 2007 and 2008, Glasgow intends to prepare for that great event by selling off football pitches at Maryhill Road, North Kelvinside; Acre Road, Summerston; and Cowlairs Park, Springburn.
German railway workers may strike over plans by the German government to split up the state-owned rail operator Deutsche Bahn.
A group of protesters have occupied the site of the former Bristol North swimming bath on Gloucester Road.