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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.

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Earlybird Registration: Fèis Phàislig 2016

After a highly successful inaugural event in July, Fèis Phàislig returns in 2016 for children aged 8-18 across Renfrewshire. Gaelic for Paisley Festival, Fèis Phàislig is an opportunity for individuals to come together and develop skills in the Gaelic arts –...
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Paisley set for festival of fun as Spree returns for 2015

Paisley’s annual Spree festival of music, comedy and more is back for another year – with more than 60 shows taking place across the town over the next nine days. The Spree runs from Friday 9 to Saturday 17 October...
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Scottish History Stories for Children at Paisley Arts Centre

A contemporary take on Scotland’s history, written specifically for children will be performed at Paisley Arts Centre on 15 October as part of The Spree festival. Oor Scotland is storyteller Andy Cannon’s re-telling of Scotland’s history – but this is...
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ACI Europe August air traffic report


ACI EUROPE RELEASES TRAFFIC REPORT FOR AUGUST 2015   Glasgow Airport was one of Europe’s fastest growing airports in August 2015, according to European airport trade body, ACI Europe, which  released its latest traffic report today (Wednesday 7 October). The...
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Pinnacle Training are hiring!

Due to positive growth, Pinnacle Training are offering an exciting opportunity to bring on new freelance trainers and assessors. Across 2015 and 2016, business is set to grow at a steady rate for Paisley company Pinnacle Training. This has opened...
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Paisley’s culture on display

Paisley Museum is hosting a free art exhibition to celebrate the double centenary of the Paisley Art Institute collection and the gifting of the galleries by the Institute. Renfrewshire’s Provost Anne Hall welcomed invited guests to the exhibition which includes...
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Renfrewshire gears up to help more people get online

Help will be on hand next week for Renfrewshire residents hoping the internet can make their lives a little easier as part of Get Online Week 12 – 18 October. Local events will take place throughout the week to help...
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Paisley Pirates 13-1 win at North Ayr

In a match which bordered on farce at certain junctures, Pirates well and truly laid their Scottish Cup bogey with a 13-1 annihilation of the hosts, their first win in the competition for 9 years.   The visitors were on...
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Nicole steps out of eating disorder nightmare with mall dance performance

A DANCE student who won her battle with an eating disorder is to tell her story in the middle of a busy shopping centre. Nicole Christie aims to show other young people they can recover from the illness with the...
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In the Wake of Neil Gunn – Award-Winning Musician Mike Vass Brings Show to Paisley Arts Centre

Award-winning musician Mike Vass is bringing his remarkable show In the Wake of Neil Gunn, inspired by a journey though Scotland’s beautiful landscape, to Paisley Arts Centre on 17 October as part of The Spree festival. In the Wake of...
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Volunteers sought to serve up tasty new play

Artist and performer Donna Rutherford is looking for volunteers to help ‘serve up’ her new show Broth at Paisley Arts Centre on Thursday 8 October. Part of Luminate – Scotland’s creative ageing festival – Broth explores the experiences of older...
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Student night discounts at mall

STUDENTS can save a small fortune at the intu Braehead shopping centre on Wednesday, October 7. The mall is staging its annual Student Night with huge discounts from stores and restaurants. Then after the shopping spree, everyone is invited to...
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Local MP Welcomes British Pipe Band Championships Coming to Paisley

Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has welcomed the announcement from The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association that the British Piper Band Championship are due to be held in Paisley over the next three years. Gavin Newlands, MP...
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Kirky Credit Crunchers Welcome the Cash Cub

Renfrewshire-Wide Credit Union is re-launching their primary school saving clubs under the new name of ‘Cash Cubs’. Cash Cubs is a new initiative building on the successful school savings clubs launched by the credit union in Renfrewshire schools in 2009....
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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.