Anniversary Urban Walk

Uncover the history of Barrhead

Discover the history of Barrhead with the Anniversary Urban Walk. Content in the app has been contributed by staff, pupils and the wider community of St Luke's High School and the cluster schools of St Mark's Primary, St John's Primary and St Thomas' Primary.

Free to use, download the app on iOS or Android to explore the town of Barrhead and learn about the history of the town.

The app has been made using the Pocket Leap platform developed by Add Jam. The founders of Add Jam, Chris Sloey and Michael Hayes, were both pupils at St Luke's High School and both currently stay in the town.

All app content has been produced by staff, pupils or members of the Barrhead community. In the app you'll notice hand drawn content from pupils in the St Luke's cluster schools.

The app aims to educate on the rich history of Barrhead. The town has a strong tradition of education and is filled with stories at locations dotted around the town.

The app can be updated with new content at any time. Do you have a story worth sharing? Let the team know and they can add it to the app.

Why we made it.

Mobile apps are a great way to learn while out and about. The app makes use of the Pocket Leap platform developed by Add Jam, it's an easy to use content management system for mobile apps that puts the power of mobile content into the hands of anyone.

Get Started.

Download the app today and get involved.

The app is available on the iOS App Store (for iPhone and iPad) and the Google Play Store for the Android platform.