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Glasgow Day Class Joining Instructions

On Arrival

All Glasgow classes will be held from 10am to 4pm at Grand Central Hotel, 99 Gordon Street, Glasgow G1 3SF. Please arrive by 9.45am for a prompt 10am start. A Google map is shown below. 


Coffee/Tea will be provided from 11.00am - 11.30am. Lunchtime is from 1.00pm to 2.00pm. Packed lunches can be eaten in the tea room, alternatively, there are may local shops and cafes. There is no break during the afternoon session.


Your kit will be ready for you in the classroom. Any additional equipment will be available to purchase or borrow from the RSN on the day. It is useful to bring a notepad and pen, a thimble if you use one and a pair of sharp, favoured embroidery scissors.

RSN Shop

The shop is located at Hampton Court Palace but can be accessed online.


Parking is available in the Pay and Display Car Parks.


You may take photographs of your own work in progress, or of other students’ work with their permission. Photography of work on the walls or any RSN collection pieces is not permitted in any area of the RSN. From time to time we may wish to take photographs of your class and work in progress for publicity material to be used on-line and in print. If you would prefer not to be included in these photographs please let us know.

Mobile Phones/Food and Drink

The use of mobile phones and the consumption of food/drink is not permitted in the classroom.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made outside 7 days will be refunded less a £25 administration charge.
Cancellations made within 7 days will not be refunded less a £25 administration charge unless the place can be filled.


Please email our Education Team if you have any specific access or other requirements so we can do our best to accommodate your needs


The address is Grand Central Hotel, 99 Gordon Street, Glasgow G1 3SF.