As part of our monthly newsletter (you can subscribe here) we have a section called Friend Focus where we highlight the great work that is being undertaken by one (or more) of the many organisations that we work with.PPHall_Clip

Our latest Friend Focus features Peterson Park Tenants Hall based up on Yoker Mill Road. Residents Association.

DRCET_PetersonPark_South_11_FotorThere are a wide range of activities provided via the Centre including exercise classes, dance classes, seniors club activities and a parent and toddler group.

The Halls are also host to Yoker Community Council who hold their meetings in the Halls. The meetings alternate between the Halls, in the north of Yoker, and Yoker Resource Centre, in the south of Yoker.

A key feature of the Halls is the Peterson Park Football and Shinty Centre and following a reent refurbishment there are now 1 full size grass shinty pitch, 4 full size grass football pitches and an 8 suite changing facilities.

Peterson Park is also home to Glasgow Mid-Argyll Shinty Club who play all their home games DRCET_PetersonPark_North_18_Fotorthere. Glasgow Mid Argyll were formed in 1928 when Blawarthill Argyll changed their name on moving from Scotstoun in Glasgow to Whiteinch. GMA’s finest moment came in 1973 when it won the Camanachd Cup, defeating Kingussie 4-2 at Claggan Park, Fort William.

The Halls are based at 22 Yoker Mill Rd, Glasgow, G13 4PF and can be contacted on 0141 952 0229 or by email at petersonpark@btconnect.com.