Welcome to the Paisley Scotland Website

This is a town steeped in history from the foundation of Paisley Abbey, the birth of Robert the Bruce, the industrial revolution and beyond. We take pride in our town and want others to know about the architecture, industry, people and what is happening now.

From news updates, the latest Paisley Photographs and videos, local Renfrewshire Events and community information. Our site has it all. We hope you can find everything you’re looking for.

Paisley and Renfrewshire News


Battlefield Band at Paisley Arts Centre

Battlefield Band at Paisley Arts Centre. One of the great institutions of Scottish traditional music, Battlefield Band, will be performing at Paisley Arts Centre next month. Formed in Glasgow in 1969, with over 30 albums and countless awards, this is...
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Paisley Rugby Football Club

Paisley Rugby Football Club is based at Anchor Playing Fields in Ross Street, Paisley. The club runs two senior teams and youth teams from P1 up to under 18. Training takes place most week nights and weekends. Currently the club...
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King Creosote, Roddy Hart and Dougie MacLean to play Paisley’s Spree festival

King Creosote, Roddy Hart and Dougie MacLean to play Paisley’s Spree festival. A host of big-name music and comedy acts are on their way to Paisley this October, as part of the annual Spree festival. The third edition of the...
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TWO GLASGOW AUTHORS SHORTLISTED FOR SCOTLAND’S BIGGEST CHILDREN’S BOOK AWARD. Scottish Book Trust is delighted to announce today, Thursday 28 August, that Glasgow-based children’s authors E.B. Colin and Ross Collins have been shortlisted for this year’s Scottish Children’s Book Awards, celebrating the...
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Doors Open Days 2014: Scotland through the Keyhole officially launched

Doors Open Days 2014: Scotland through the Keyhole launched today at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow, signalling what is sure to be an exciting month of looking through the keyholes and getting into some of the most fascinating buildings...
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Doors Open Day Paisley 2014

Doors Open Day Paisley 2014. The Annual Doors Open Day Paisley (Saturday 6th September) is nearly upon us and it makes for a fantastic day out with the family, when you can access buildings and places you would never normally...
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Salmon fishing a great catch for Renfrew residents

Salmon fishing a great catch for Renfrew residents. 38 Renfrew residents joined Renfrewshire’s Provost Anne Hall in an historic trip down the Clyde to preserve the town’s fishing rights on the river. The guests were invited to watch as Renfrewshire’s...
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Renfrewshire begins primary schools catchment reviews

Renfrewshire begins primary schools catchment reviews. Renfrewshire Council is starting a series of catchment reviews for local primary schools and pre-five centres. The phased series of reviews is expected to take two years to complete and is linked to the...
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Photograph of Paisley Town Hall

Photograph of Paisley Town Hall at night courtesy of Ian McDonald Photography. Click for website GO
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Events Schedule

For all the latest events in Paisley and Renfrewshire click the icon above.

Paisley History

We are very fortunate to have had a rich and interesting history in our town, read more by clicking the icon above.

Paisley Photographs

Photographs from around Paisley including events and latest news images.

Visitor Attractions

Paisley is a great place with lots to see and lots to do, it is a place full of history and suspense


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If you are based in Paisley Scotland and are a local charity or community organisation, we would be happy to contribute to your own blog or newsletter as guest publishers.

We are partnered with a few choice organisations and they are constant contributors to the Paisley Blog, if you would like to be included as an official partner, then please see our partners page, or if you would just like a link back to your website then please use the contact form.

Everything in the Paisley Blog is up to date at the time of publishing, a lot of the content links to external websites and is not associated with Paisley on the web and therefore not endorsed by us.

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Paisley Videos and Media

We try our best to capture as much media as we can when major events or exhibitions come to town, we aim to let all our visitors know what is happening in town, where and when. If you would like to know more about an event or enquire about obtaining one of our photographs then please feel free to get in touch.