Here you can find out what we have been up to! The website is an ongoing work in progress and we are updating it as we go along. If you have any suggestions or would like to contribute to our website with a memoir or photos or in some other way, please contact us  We are always delighted to hear from people!

5th July update


Well GRI is only the best hospital in Scotland 2021 as voted for by Newsweek…read the story HERE

We will be offering the opportunity to purchase a personalised brick in the museum – be a part of GRI history forever. More info is coming soon…

The Period Project needs your help! Complete their short survey…HERE

Our Just Giving page is LIVE. We are also on Amazon Smile If you use Amazon and register us as your charity through Amazon Smile when you shop, at no extra cost to you, Amazon will make a small donation to Friends of GRI. Please consider making us your charity so we can continue to host events, fit the museum, plant flowers around the hospital site and run this website where we are trying to build a digital archive for Glasgow’s oldest hospital. Thank you!

recent news

#womensweek seems to have been a success! If you missed it then catch up on  YouTube Stay tuned for our next event. 

The museum is coming on nicely! The screed is done for the floor and the flooring goes in this week. We have a time lapse video set up and will share it with you very soon…..check out progress photos including a panoramic mock up of how the museum will look HERE

Did you manage to watch our video montage? You should! Find it HERE 


We have been in the news again! This time it is all about The Bees! The Herald also published an article about #womensweek and we achieved our very first publication in Circulation; we are now officially one of their Hospitals of History