I'm afraid we have had to cancel it this year.
I’m afraid the council felt that with Covid still prevalent, and with some popular elements missing it was not possible to make it work this year.
But never fear, it will come back next year!
Our Julebasar is usually held in the Church Hall of the Hillhead Parish Church, Saltoun Street/Observatory Road, Glasgow, G12 9AR
Off Byres Road near Botanic Gardens
How to get there:
Get there by Subway to Hillhead (a short walk across the road right towards Great Western Rd) - By car along Great Western Rd A82, then turn into Byres Rd at Botanic Gardens. Observatory Rd is first right. Street parking further up Observatory Road.
You can buy Norwegian food - homemade cakes - Christmas decorations and hand-crafted gifts. Books of Norwegian interest.
Kransekake raffle - General raffle - Lucky Dip.
SNS members help to raise funds for Sjømannskirken - the Norwegian Church Abroad - in Scotland, and also support The Lodging House Mission local charity helping homeless and vulnerable people in Glasgow.
It is one of the big social events in the Norwegian community's calendar with people coming from near and far to meet, shop, and chat over coffee, waffles, open sandwiches, pølse & 'lumpe' and homemade cakes. Some of the pictures from 2017 follow...
All hard at work getting these lovely open sandwiches and wafles made!
Vær så god!
All were available and SOLD OUT at the fresh food stall!
Hand knitted Selbu mittens, Christmas decorations and muchmore on the Craft stall
Norwegian "green soap", goat cheese, chocolate and "lefse" at the groceries stall.
Traditional seven kinds of Christmas cookies