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All Stars 17 

Clyde Shopping Centre are delighted to have won an award for "Sustainability"
@ Property Week All-Stars 2017
At Grosvenor House, Park Lane, London on 2nd November 2017.

SRC 2017

 Clyde Shopping Centre are delighted to have won "The Best Food Initiative Award" at the Scottish Resources Awards Ceremony in Edinburgh on 28th September 2017.





 Clyde Shopping Centre wanted to give something back to shoppers this Mother's Day, so created the Style Your Mum

 giveaway. The Centre set out to pamper the lucky mums with a collective prize of over £600 worth of goodies including a

 new hair style and make-up, vouchers for Quiz, vouchers for Shoezone, bath products from Boots, meal at Matzaluna,    

 Empire cinema tickets, photos from Max Spielmann and much more.

 Our lucky winners were treated to a VIP day of pampering which started with Shellac nails from Sugar Beauty, a new hair

 style, make-up and a brand new outfit from Dorothy Perkins, Evans, Dunnes Stores, Quiz, New Look, Claire's, Bonmarche

 and Primark.



Glasgow Children's Hospital


Glasgow Childrens Hospital


  Across the UK local shopping centre's got involved in in a day of family fun and charity challenges.

  supporting Great Ormond Street Hospital and a local charity which for Clyde was Glasgow Sick Children's

  Hospital.  Your Radio hosted Clyde Shopping Centre's One Great Day raising a whopping £816.90 in the
  one day from the great generosity of our customers.

Erskine Hospital




  Clyde Shopping Centre's Customers have done it again, with their generosity they have helped to raise a
  staggering £1125.00 over the festive season for Erskine Hospital through the nativity scene at Christmas.
  The cheque was presented by Andrew Forrester to Morag Dorrian Erskine's Community Fundraiser 


CSR World Leaders Awards 2016


CSR Award


 Sandra Carmichael and Jane Coldbreath picked up on behalf of Clyde Shopping Centre the World
 Leaders Corporate Social Responsibility Award.
 Presented in the Houses of Parliament Westminster. This prestigious award was achieved by all the staff
 at Clyde for their work on Clyde's School Eco Project. Clyde Eco Schools is an innovated project that  
 sees the workforce at Clyde Shopping Centre immersing themselves directly into the local community,  
 inviting local school children to the shopping centre for a whole host environmental activities.  Starting  
 with series of engaging tours and workshops giving the children first-hand experience of the Centre's  
 recycling facilities, the project delivers real interaction and engagement on many levels.  
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We are delighted to be shortlisted for The Sustainable Development Award at the Glasgow Business Awards 2016


GreenTourism Silver


The very first shopping centre to join Green Tourism Clydebank Shopping Centre nurture wildlife with bug hotels and nesting boxes as well as supporting local schools outdoor learning. They've just received a shiny Silver award - fab work!





Clyde Shopping Centre puts customers first and is awarded WorldHost Recognised Business status

Clyde Shopping Centre in Clydebank has become the latest organisation in the UK to gain national recognition for its commitment to customer service, after being awarded WorldHost Recognised Business status.

WorldHost is a world-class customer service training programme that has already been used to train nearly over 150,000 people in the UK.

WorldHost Recognised Business status is awarded to businesses that have trained 50% or more of their front line staff using any of the WorldHost training programmes and signed a commitment to delivering excellent customer service. With over 100% of its staff trained to WorldHost standards, Clyde Shopping Centre has officially become a WorldHost Recognised Business.

On receiving the recognition, Andrew Forrester Centre Manager commented: "We are passionate about service standards and are incredibly proud to have achieved WorldHost Recognised Business status. When our customers see the WorldHost logo displayed in our business, they'll know that we have made a commitment to delivering an exceptional experience for them".


Vibes Awards 2015
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Vision in Business for the Environment of Scotland Award

Management (SME) Award Commendation 2015


The VIBES Awards is Scotland's leading environmental awards scheme, recognising businesses that contribute to Scotland's sustainable development through improving processes or developing new products and services. Andrew Forrester Centre Manager for Clyde Shopping Centre said "We are passionate and committed to reducing our impact on the environment and delighted that our efforts are of a standard to be presented with this Vibes Award."

The VIBES Awards are a strategic partnership between Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA), Scottish Government, Scottish Water, Scottish Enterprise, Highland and Islands Enterprise, Zero Waste Scotland, Energy Saving Trust and the 20:20 Climate Group. The Awards are further supported by CBI Scotland, the Institute of Directors, the Federation of Small Businesses and Bright Green Business.

The Awards are accredited by the RSA Environment Awards Accreditation Scheme (



Green Apple and CSR


Clyde Shopping Centre are delighted to have won a Green Apple and a CSR World Leader Award, for their commitment to the Schools Eco Project launched in March 2015 an innovative new endeavour cementing the Shopping Centre's ongoing commitment to both environmental issues and their local community.


Working in partnership with local schools, Clyde's Eco Project provides children with a fun, hands on learning experience with tangible results that will actually mean something to young ones who may otherwise struggle to understand environmental issues.


Andrew Forrester Centre Manager for Clyde Shopping Centre said, "We are passionate and committed to reducing our impact on the environment by developing and implementing sustainable initiatives at Clyde. Winning a Green Apple and CSR Award is a fantastic achievement which could not have been achieved without the cooperation from staff, tenants, customers and our partners". for more details click on the following link. Eco Green page


Green Apple Gold Award!!

Green Apple


Clyde Shopping Centre were awarded a Scottish Green Apple Award 2015
Estate Management National Gold Award, Clyde Eco Schools
This was presented during a carbon-neutral presentation at Edinburgh Zoo, on Monday 21st September



The Green Tourism  

Green Tourism


About Green Tourism


Clyde Shopping Centre has recently joined Green tourism and awaiting accreditation, the largest and most established sustainable certification programme in the world, with the aim of achieving one of the respected Awards


A Green Tourism Award means that a business works responsibly, ethically and sustainably. contributes to their community, is reducing their impact on the environment and aims to be accessible and inclusive to visitors and staff.  Businesses that meet the required standard receive a Bronze, silver or Gold award based on their level of achievement.

Clyde shopping centre has worked hard to reduce the impact of our business on the environment by reducing our carbon footprint and improving links with the local community and now feels that the time is right to join the programme.


Clyde Shopping Centre will be graded on-site by a qualified Assessor against a rigorous set of criteria, covering a range of areas such as energy and water efficiency, waste management, biodiversity, social involvement and communication.



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CSR Award

The International CSR Excellence Awards are presented to companies that have a heart: caring companies that use their privileged position to help their colleagues, communities, customers, the environment and the less fortunate.


Sceptre Awards 2015


Clyde Shopping Centre wins top industry award
Clyde Shopping Centre scooped a top industry award at a prestigious ceremony held on Tuesday 23 June at the five-star Dorchester Hotel in London.

Clyde Shopping Centre was triumphant in the Waste Management Award category at the 2015 SCEPTRE Awards and was presented with a commemorative trophy by Carl Foreman, Head of UK Retail Property & Asset Management, Cushman & Wakefield.

Shopping Centre magazine Editor & head judge, Graham Parker, commented:

Annual waste costs have been reduced by 56% and an amazing 95% of Clyde's waste is now recycled. New recycling processes including waste segregation, compacting and baling as well as appointing a 'waste champion' have helped achieve this.

Organised by Shopping Centre magazine, the SCEPTRE Awards are among the highlights of the industry calendar and are designed to recognise and reward excellence in a critical sector of the UK & Ireland's economy.


Vibes Awards 2014 



Clyde Shopping Centre were finalists in the Vibes Awards! Vibes is Scottish Wide-Awards presented to organisations demonstrating exceptional environmental performance. 



CSR Awards 2014



The International CSR Excellence Awards are presented to companies that have a heart, caring companies that use their privileged position to help their colleagues, customers, communities, customers, the environment and the less fortunate.

Clyde were also awarded recognition our status as a CSR World Leader for endeavours in Waste Management and Community Commitment. 


Scottish Resources Awards 2014

Scottish Recources


Clyde Shopping Centre recently won an award for Excellence in Resource Management (Small Organisation) 


Green Award Nomination.

Clyde Shopping Centre has been shortlisted for a prestigious environmental accolade.
The retail hub is one of 24 Scottish businesses that have been recognised ahead of this year's vision in Business for the Environment of Scotland (VIBES) Award.

The awards aim to encourage efficient use of resources, improvement of environmental performance, enhancement of business competitiveness, and support for wider sustainable development.

Shortlisted in the management (small) category, Clyde Shopping Centre is a privately-owned shopping centre operating as the main town centre for the area.

The VIBES Awards ceremony will take place on 27th November.




Gold Green Apple Award Winners 2014


Green apple award 2014


Clyde Shopping Centre has won a Gold Green Apple Environment Award in the national campaign to find Britain's greenest companies, councils and communities.


Clyde has now won the Gold Green Apple for 3 years and in total holds 7 Green Apple Awards for Environmental Best Practice.


As a result of this Green Apple Award success, we have been invited to have our winning paper published in The Green Book, the leading international work of reference on environmental best practice, so that others around the world can follow their example and learn from their achievement.


We may also progress to represent the UK in the European Business Awards for the Environment.


The Green Apple Awards began in 1994 and have become established as the country's major recognition for environmental endeavour among companies, councils, communities and countries.


The awards are organised by The Green Organisation, an independent, non-political, non-activist, non-profit environment group dedicated to recognising, rewarding and promoting environmental best practice around the world.


The Green Apple Awards are supported by the Environment Agency, the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health, the Chartered Institution for Wastes Management and other independent bodies.


Land Aid


Land aid completed

Vulnerable children and young people in the UK need our support


LANDAID Cycle complete! After 20 days and 1800 miles - Turkey, Greece and Italy! I would like to thank Clyde Shopping Centre, Staff, Retailers and everyone who has encouraged and sponsored me LandAid day is the 14th October so please keep donating and help change the lifes of disadvantage children is the UK


Please log on to and sponsor Stuart Carmichael.



Land Aid Stuart

Many young people in the UK are facing a tough future. It is estimated that there will be 3.5 million children living in poverty by 2020 - that's more than 1 in 4. Around 1 million young people are not in employment, education or training (NEET) - at least 1 in 7. And each year around 10,000 vulnerable 16-18 year olds exit the care system.


For those struggling with homelessness, unemployment or a lack of opportunities, the challenges of a rapidly changing world are, quite simply, magni?ed. Over 50% of homeless young people have been excluded from school, 40% have experienced abuse at home and 33% self-harm. A third of homeless young people have also been in care. Over a third of care leavers are NEET, and only 6% of care leavers go into Higher Education.


LandAidinvests over £1 million every year in projects that support disadvantaged children and young people across the UK.


Stuart is working in collaboration with Clyde Shopping Centre to help raise funds and awareness for LandAid by cycling from Turkey through Greece and Italy finishing at the Italian Alps on the boarder of Switzerland and France over 1400 miles if you want to help us raise funds for this great cause please log on to and sponsor Stuart Carmichael.


Clyde Shopping Centre wins two International Corporate Social Responsibility Excellence Awards.


The International CSR Excellence Awards are presented to companies that have a heart: caring companies that use their privileged position to help their colleagues, communities, customers, the environment and the less fortunate.


Our first award was in the Community Commitment Small Businesses category. Clyde Shopping Centre launched a competition called School Shout, to provide £5,000 of digital equipment for one lucky primary school as a way of helping to integrate technology into the classroom; and every participating school received a digital camera.


Our second award was for our continuing efforts to reduce the environmental impact of Clyde Shopping Centre. Initiatives in waste management, energy reduction, biodiversity and water management have in recent years seen the Centre reduce its carbon footprint by 29%, electricity consumption by 32% and waste costs by 35%.


CSR awards



West Dunbartonshire Sports Awards 2014 


Sports Awards


Andrew Forrester  Centre Manager presented Bob Burness, winner of the Lifetime Achievement with his award and all the nominees received a certificate.





 gold Award2

We won a Gold Star Award!!!


Clyde Shopping Centre has won a Gold Star Award for recycling.                 



Clyde Shopping Centre helps to make shopping Greener!



Clyde Rocket


Clyde Shopping Centre has recently taken delivery of the unit which will help us meet their Zero Waste Scotland requirements. Our aim is to process all the food retail outlets left over  food waste through the system.


At only 15 minutes drive from Glasgow City Centre and with several million visitors per year the 2013 Green Apple Gold Award winners are keen to deal with their food waste as sustainably as possible. With the delivery of the Tidy Planet Rocket Clyde's customers will now be doing their bit to make the planet a greener place without even knowing it!


Clyde Shopping Centre is already winners of the Bronze Standard for recycling in the "Green Apple Awards" sought new and improved methods of increasing their already high environmental aspirations.


We having already reduced its carbon footprint by 29% recently by active management programmes, is to start the implementation of rainwater harvesting and water management systems at the centre. Recycling rates are high with a dedicated Recycling Bank on site.




With eleven different eateries on site at the Clyde Shopping Centre, including famous names, McDonalds, Costa, Subway and Domino's Pizza and with footfall to the centre so high with its city centre proximity, there's no doubt there's a good mix of wastes but a lot of it too.




To deal with these wastes Clyde Shopping Centre opted for an onsite vessel composting systems. Combined with a purchase of a wood chipper for dealing with wooden pallets, the shopping centre can now not only recycle its food left overs, but some of the wooden pallets as well.


Since the installation of the Rocket Composter the shopping centre has now managed to increase overall recycling rates to 96% and has won a Golden Award in the Green Apple Environmental Awards for its continued environmental performance increases.


Andrew Forrester, from Clyde Shopping Centre commented, "The rocket was the next step in our recycling strategy to enable us to have a sustainable, self-sufficient recycling system. As well as complying with new legislations coming into force and the financial benefits, the rocket allows us full control of the waste collection ensuring a well-organized operation. In addition it also fits in with our CSR Policy, the end result being the compost produced which is then used on the landscaped in and around the Centre, our recycling systems has become more attractive with the local schools to come along and see the processes when doing projects on the environmental/recycling issues."



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