Entry 14 – Young Detectives – Preparation

6 June 2014 On the morning of the Fair the skies over Govan and beyond were an unbroken ocean of dreamy paradise. No ominous clouds loomed over the horizon, no rain was forecast. The slightest breeze hung in the air, seemingly waiting for the moment when people were just beginning to feel the effect of Read more

Entry 12 – Young Detectives – Brotherly Love

4 June 2014 “Haw big man!” Phil sniggered as Andy jumped and tried to hide it, looking around for the source of the shout. “How ye been Johnno, just the man I wanted tae see.” Two men were gesticulating with each other on either side of Langlands Road. “I’m just gaun alang there,” said the Read more

Entry 8 – Young Detectives – Ryan

2 June 2014 The initial hum of Ryan’s saloon gave way to a confident growl as he cruised along the road. The streets were largely clear, what few school children there had been running around excitedly had all dispersed by now. Looking at the cool grey pavements Ryan thought they looked almost clean, as if Read more

Entry 2 – Young Detectives – Introducing the Characters

Over the course of the Young Detectives updates various Govan ‘characters’ will be featured to give a cross-section of society and show the effect of the We Are Listening project on the police and their standing in the community.┬áThe major players of the Young Detective story are laid out here, get to know them now Read more