Gangs Of Glasgow

For more than 100 years Glasgow was known world-wide for its gangsters and villains.

The city's notoriety was sealed by the publication of the novel 'No Mean City' in 1935.

80 years on, Bob Wylie delves into the city's archives to investigate the truth behind the origins of Glasgow's violent reputation.

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For more than 100 years Glasgow was known world-wide for its gangsters and villains.

The city's notoriety was sealed by the publication of the novel 'No Mean City' in 1935.

80 years on, Bob Wylie delves into the city's archives to investigate the truth behind the origins of Glasgow's violent reputation.

2005100320051004

For more than 100 years Glasgow was known world-wide for its gangsters and villains.

The city's notoriety was sealed by the publication of the novel 'No Mean City' in 1935.

80 years on, Bob Wylie delves into the city's archives to investigate the truth behind the origins of Glasgow's violent reputation.

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For more than 100 years Glasgow was known for its gangsters, as described in No Mean City published in 1935. Bill Whiteford delves into the city's archives to investigate the truth.

2006041720060418

For more than 100 years Glasgow was known for its gangsters, as described in No Mean City published in 1935. Bill Whiteford delves into the city's archives to investigate the truth.

For more than 100 years Glasgow was known for its gangsters, as described in No Mean City published in 1935. Bill Whiteford delves into the city's archives to investigate the truth.

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For more than 100 years Glasgow was known for its gangsters, as described in No Mean City published in 1935. Bill Whiteford delves into the city's archives to investigate the truth.