Is Baillieston in Glasgow or Lanarkshire?

Is Baillieston in Glasgow or Lanarkshire?

Baillieston, a large mining village and a quoad sacra parish, in the civil parish of Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, with a station on the Rutherglen-Coatbridge branch of the Caledonian, 3½ miles W by S of Coatbridge, and 6½ miles E of Glasgow.

What is the population of Baillieston?

Baillieston and Garrowhill is a neighbourhood in the north east of Glasgow with a population of 18,586. Estimates of male and female life expectancy for the area are higher than the Glasgow average. Women live on average for over 5 years longer than men. Only 3% of the population is from an ethnic minority.

Is Glasgow classed as Lanarkshire?

Lanarkshire, also called Lanark, historic county of south-central Scotland, roughly coinciding with the basin of the River Clyde. It encompasses all of the council areas of South Lanarkshire and the City of Glasgow, most of the council area of North Lanarkshire, and part of the council area of East Dunbartonshire.

Is Renfrewshire part of Glasgow?

The Glasgow City Region (previously Glasgow and Clyde Valley City Region, also known as Clydeside) is a somewhat urbanised city region in the western central belt of Scotland nestled in the Clyde Valley and consisting of the following eight councils: East Dunbartonshire, East Renfrewshire, Glasgow City Council.

When did Baillieston become part of Glasgow?

Two major changes followed: the annexation of Baillieston to Glasgow in 1975 and the construction of the M8/M73 through Baillieston (1977-1980) to the north of Swinton resulting in the loss of much farmland.

What region is Baillieston in?


Baillieston Scottish Gaelic: Baile Bhàillidh Scots: Bailiestoun or Bylliestoun
OS grid reference NS677636
Council area Glasgow City Council
Lieutenancy area Glasgow
Country Scotland

Is baillieston in South Lanarkshire?

Once a separate village, Baillieston is now on the periphery of the Glasgow urban area, situated west of a major interchange between the M8, M74 and M73 motorways and the A8 trunk road, between the town of Coatbridge in North Lanarkshire, and the neighbouring Glasgow neighbourhoods of Sandyhills, Barlanark and Mount …

What towns make up Renfrewshire?

Towns and villages

  • Bishopton.
  • Bridge of Weir.
  • Brookfield.
  • Crosslee.
  • Elderslie.
  • Erskine.
  • Houston.
  • Howwood.

What area does baillieston come?

Baillieston (Scots: Bylliestoun or Bailiestoun) is a suburb of Glasgow, Scotland. It is about 7 miles (11 km) east of the city centre. It also gives its name to Ward 20 of Glasgow City Council and forms part of the Glasgow East constituency of the UK Parliament.

Where is Baillieston in Scotland?

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Where is Baile Bhàillidh in Glasgow?

Baillieston (Scots: Bylliestoun or Bailiestoun, Scottish Gaelic: Baile Bhàillidh) is a suburb of Glasgow, Scotland. It is about 7 miles (11 km) east of the city centre. It is also the name of Ward 20 of Glasgow City Council and it forms part of the Glasgow East constituency of the UK Parliament.

How is life in Baillieston and Garrowhill?

There are higher than average levels of car ownership and owner-occupation. Levels of deprivation and children living in poverty are considerably lower than the Glasgow average. Life expectancy for both males and females has risen in recent years in Baillieston and Garrowhill and has remained above the Glasgow average.

Where can I find information about organisations on Baillieston?

You can visit those organisations that we have decided to include on our Organisations in or about Baillieston pages. You may click on the organisation name below for more information (if available) about each of them and a link to their own website.