Press coverage

Over the years, Clyde in the Classroom has received significant press coverage. See below for a list of press articles that supporters have sent to us.

2015

Ardgowan Primary classroom fish farm cares for 200 trout, Greenock Telegraph, 18th March 2015

Something fishy’s up! Rutherglen Reformer, 18th March 2015

Greenock schoolkids release fish into the Clyde, Greenock Telegraph, 19th March 2015

Tinto kids set class fish free to roam the Clyde, Glasgow South and Eastwood Extra, 19th March 2015

Hatched…and then dispatched, Carluke and Lanark Gazette, 25th March 2015

Something fishy going on at Nethan Water, Carluke and Lanark Gazette, 25th March 2015

Putting the Clyde in the classroom? There must be something in the water, Kirkintilloch Herald, 20th April 2015

A busy few months with thousands of fishTCV Blog – Natural Communities Trainee Heather Parris,  17th April 2015

Caring for the Clyde…, TCV Blog – Natural Communities Trainee Heather Parris,  20th February 2015

2014

Take me to the river, Teach Primary, Outdoor Special Issue 8.3

Kids experience Clyde in the Classroom, Third Force News, 21st January 2014

Record numbers for Clyde eco-education Project, The Crown Estate, 20th January 2014

Fishy goings on at Cathedral Primary, Motherwell Times, 29th January 2014

There’s no catch as pupils release fish, Evening Times, 13th March 2014

Schools rear river trout in classrooms, Third Force News, 13th March 2014

Kid’s fish project is fin-tastic! Airdrie & Coatbridge Advertiser, 26th March 2014 

2013

Fishing around for eco-knowledge, East Kilbride News, 20th February 2013

A fishy tale from Castlehill Primary School, Milngavie & Bearsden Herald, 27th March 2013 

15k for schools’ river wildlife project. The Crown Estate Scotland Bulletin. Spring 2013

Clyde comes to classroom. Clydebank Post, 9th February 2013

2012

St Blanes pupils stock Rotten Calder with tiny trout, Hamilton Advertiser, 8th March 2012.

Fishy Goings on in Glasgow underground, STV.tv, 9th March 2012

St Columbkilles primary pupils take part in trout hatching project, Rutherglen Reformer, 20th March 2012

Haldane Primary School pupils in Carrochan Burn Clean-up Operation, Lennox Herald,  23rd March 2012

When we told you we had a hundred fish downstream, we weren’t kidding, @Glasgow Subway, 2012

2011

City pupils in fishy lesson to help river, Evening Times, 14th March 2011

Pupils are hooked on ‘fishy’ lesson, East Kilbride News, 2011

Pupils’ fishy tale down on the river, East Kilbride News, 2011

CLASSES IN CLYDE, The Carluke Gazette, 24th March 2011

AN ANGLING ANGEL, The Carluke Gazette, 3rd February

Glassford pupils go trout and about on the river, Hamilton Advertiser, 2011

ECO-CONSCIOUS PUPILS RAISE TROUT IN A CLASSROOM HATCHERY, East Kilbride News, 13th March 2011

Clyde in the Classroom, Primary Times, Easter Issue 2011

HMIe Report, St Columbkilles Primary, 26th April 2011

School’s fishy tale, Rutherglen Reformer, 30th March 2011

St Joseph’s kids do their bit for trout stocks, unknown, 2011

FISH TALES, Greenock Telegraph, 21st February 2011

Clyde in the class, Greenock Telegraph, 2nd March 2011

Pupils learn so much from fishy business, East Kilbride News, 2nd March 2011

Hatching and dispatching trout, Carluke Gazette, 2011

2010

School’s out for fish, Clydebank Post, 10th March 2010

Unnamed, Johnstone Gazette, 17th March 2010

Bridge of Weir – Trout in the Classroom !, The Gryffe Advertizer, March 2010

Fishy Award, Carluke Gazette, 2010

Something’s FISHY at Eaglesham, Community INITATIVES, 2010

Who let the trout out?, Evening Times, 19th March 2010

Kids trout boost for Clyde, Glaswegi@n, 10th March 2010

No small fry here, Hamilton Advertiser, 2010

PUPILS GO WITH THE FLOW, Evening times, 2010

2009

Bailiffs and pupils look after Allander trout and salmon, Milngavie & Bearsden Herald, 2009

Trout’s about that, Lanark Gazette, 2009

2008

Bankhead Primary, Clydebank Post, March 2008

Bunrside’s fish wish!, Rutherglen Reformer, 16th April 2008

Unnamed, News and Chronicle, 2008

Something fishy going on in Milton of Campsie, Kirkintilloch Herald, 2nd April 2008

Catch of the day, Lanark Gazette, 2008

Pupils have lessons in stocking River Calder, Wishaw Press, 2008

TROUT AND ABOUT, Kirkintilloch Herald, 13th February 2008

2007

Releasing, not catching, fish, Lanark Gazette, 5th April 2007

Fish gotta swim…, Carluke Gazette, 2007

Messing about on the river, All about lanarkshire, 29th June 2007

Fish to go….., News & Chronicle, 26th March 2007

Up to something fishy, ??, 29th June 2007

TROUT FARMING AT CITY SCHOOLS, Insider, May 2007

Fishy Friends, Hamilton Advertiser, 29th March 2007

Fishy goings on as children stock river, The Courier, 29th March 2007

2006

River Clyde, Gazette, 30th March 2006

Project is a bit fishy, Clydebank Post, 6th April 2006

Primary pupils earn award, Evening Times, 22nd May 2006

PUPILS HELP FIX THE CLYDE TROUT DROUGHT, Greenock Telegraph, 30th March 2006

Unnamed, Kilsyth Chronicle, 29th March 2006

I PREDICT A TROUT, Gazette Group, 15th March 2006

WHITEINCH PRIMARY REAR FISH FOR CLYDE CONSERVATION, LINK/Whiteinch Community News, 2006

Fish project off to swimming start, Evening Times, 31st March 2006

What’s it all a-trout?, ??, 2006

Who wants a fishy?, Clydebank Post, 13th April 2006

2005

Small part in cycle of life, TESS, 22nd April 2005