UrbanRoots_StreetsAheadUrban Roots who are based in the South of Glasgow have won this year’s Evening Times Streets Ahead Best Environmental Initiative award! We are delighted to hand over the baton from our success last year to such a great project. They also were awarded the Overall Award as well!

There were lots of other great projects nominated many of whom we have worked with including Love Milton, Rags to Riches, Gorbals Recycles Project, Locavore Community Interest Company, Friends of the River Kelvin and North Glasgow Community Food Initiative.

Streets Ahead launched in 2011, in partnership with Clean Glasgow, Glasgow Housing Association, City Charitable Trust, Scottish Fire and Rescue Service and ScotRail. Check out all the finalists and pictures from the Awards evening. Pic by Colin Mearns/Evening Times