Gordon Matheson

Saturday 5 April 2014

GLASGOW'S feral contemporists, having failed to achieve the lynching of 10 men and one woman on George Square as a sacrificial offering to the sports deities, now turn on an easier target, the famed Red Road flats, built in the 1960s by the architect Sam Bunton (1908-1962) ("Glasgow 2014 live tower block demolition provokes storm", The Herald, April 4).

Friday 4 April 2014

The decision to blow up five of the six remaining Red Road flats in Glasgow as part of the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games this summer was an unexpected one.

Friday 4 April 2014

THE footage was a touch grainy, with no audio at the start and middle-aged men in suits milling around aimlessly.

Thursday 3 April 2014

THE opening ceremony for the Commonwealth Games is quite literally going to be explosive - as Glasgow's Red Road Flats will be demolished in spectacular style.