With support from the Town Centre Fund, a Scottish Government scheme run through Glasgow City Council, a number of shop fronts on Saracen Street are being refurbished. Murray Russell Architects has designed the scheme which reflects the street’s retail heritage.
The following property owners are part of the first phase of the scheme:
- David Kinlcoch & Co Solicitors
- Florist Gump
- Gary Walker Butchers
- Possil and Bannerman’s Pharmacies
- The Greeting Card Centre
- Shopsmart and Post Office
- DGS Carpets Glasgow Ltd
- Fair Price
The Fund has also provided large scale street planters to enhance the public realm. These planters were made especially for the Street to designs reflecting the BID’s Remaking Saracen campaign.