Useful information about Glasgow
Glasgow is situated on the west coast of Scotland, within the Central Belt.
The official language is English. Many speakers use a variety of Scots and Standard Scottish English, though like many large cities you will experience a range of different accents.
Glasgow's time zone is Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) or one hour ahead of GMT, known as British Summer Time (BST) during daylight saving time in the summer months (29th March – 25th October 2020).
A virtual tour of Glasgow and Scotland
Our good friends at the Glasgow Convention have created a set of virtual tours of the many impressive and interesting Glasgow sites. Why not have a look to experience some of our great city.