Category Archive for "Music"


Once-in-a-lifetime chance to sign up for RSNO gig

Paisley’s young people still have a chance to sign up for a once-in-a-lifetime chance to plan, programme and perform a spectacular concert in the town alongside some of the country’s finest musicians. Around sixty local young people will work with…

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Dougie MacLean

Scottish songwriting stars team up for Paisley’s music festival

Scotland’s leading stars are set to take Paisley by storm in a series of special events celebrating Scottish’s musical talent and songwriting. Bring it all Home – run by Renfrewshire Council – is back for a third year with a…

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Eddi Reader

Scottish songwriting stars set for Paisley’s Bring it all Home

Paisley will take centre stage this September when six of Scotland’s best-known singer-songwriters perform a never-to-be-seen-again collaboration as part of the town’s Bring it all Home festival. The event will see a star-studded line-up of national treasure Dougie MacLean, chart-topping Justin…

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TAG Street Party 2015

Here at ECF Paisley (, we are continually working on ways in which we can serve the community that we are part of. Being based in Paisley Town Centre on Gordon Street, we felt the need put on an event…

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Local businesses urged to have a ball for charity

Renfrewshire’s Provost Anne Hall is calling on local businesses to get big-hearted for her four local charities. Businesses have been invited to a special Masquerade charity ball, which will be held on the 11 September in the Normandy Hotel, Renfrew….

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Singer has a wheely good gig with stunt cyclists

SINGER-SONGWRITER Kevin McGuire had a wheely great gig when he played at the Everyone’s Invited music festival on Sunday, June 28. Especially since he gave an encore performance with a stunt cyclist flying over his head! Kevin was at the free…

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Countdown is on to Sma’ Shot Day celebration

Paisley’s annual celebration of the town’s unique textile heritage is back for another year and is gearing up to be even bigger and better than ever. Sma’ Shot Day – one of the oldest workers’ festivals in the world –…

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Hundreds pay tribute to armed forces

Hundreds of people in Renfrewshire turned out to honour local servicemen and women as part of national Armed Forces Day. At a special ceremony on Friday 19 June, the official Armed Forces Day flag was raised at the flagpoles outside…

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Music festival to give cash boost to charity

A two-day music festival in Renfrewshire this weekend is set to give a cash boost to the Nordoff-Robbins music charity. It’s hoped thousands of pounds will be raised to provide music therapy to vulnerable children, young people and adults during…

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Top Irish Folk Band, The Kilkennys to Perform at Paisley Town Hall

Renowned for their musicianship and vocal abilities, highly acclaimed Irish folk group, The Kilkennys have gained a reputation for revitalising traditional Irish music and adding their own touch of passion and youthful energy. As part of their UK Tour, The…

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