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Eddie Friel

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Eddie Friel is a native of Northern Ireland and was the first Chief Executive of the Greater Glasgow Tourist Board. He is credited with pursuing the policies that transformed Glasgow into the Cultural Capital of Europe. He is a Visiting Professor at the Scottish Hotel School at the University of Strathclyde.

Eddie Friel has written the following TheGlasgowStory essays:

1950s to The Present Day - Industry and Technology: Tourism
In the early 1980s Glasgow did not have an image that encouraged tourists to sample its attractions....
1950s to The Present Day - Personalities: Sir Alexander Gibson
Sir Alexander Gibson (1926-1995) was born in Motherwell. He studied at the University of Glasgow an...

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