Category Archive for "Music"



Contact the Elderly provides free monthly Sunday afternoon tea parties for people aged 75 and over who are socially isolated, and has been described by some as a lifeline of friendship. Eleven local groups from in and around Glasgow, including…

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Johnstone Town Hall opens with afternoon-long party

Johnstone’s new town hall was given a housewarming to remember at the weekend – with an afternoon-long party to which the whole town was invited. Thousands turned out to enjoy entertainment laid on by Renfrewshire Council designed to celebrate the…

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Food festival dishes out a sun-soaked sensation

The first-ever Paisley Food Festival saw a crowd of thousands serve up a sun-soaked feast of music, markets and munchies on Saturday. Abbey Close was packed with food-flavoured entertainment and activity as families queued to sample quality Scottish produce from…

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Barrowland Ballet Return to Paisley Arts Centre

A new production from Glasgow’s Barrowland Ballet dance company (Pine Tree Poggle and Me, Tiger Tale), will be performed at Paisley Arts Centre next month. In Whiteout, acclaimed choreographer Natasha Gilmore explores bi-racial relationships with honesty and humour. The show…

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Food festival served up alongside beer bash

Paisley is gearing up for a taste sensation when the town’s first-ever food festival is served up alongside the ever-popular Paisley Beer Festival next weekend. The day-long food event is being dished out as a side order to the 28th…

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Local girl selected for International Beauty Pageant

In aid of Rainbow Child Foundation Local resident Amber Marshall has been selected to compete for a place in an exciting beauty pageant being held in Disneyland Paris! Amber from Erskine has been chosen by the Face Of The Globe…

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Journey into the unknown ahead of new play, Last Dream (On Earth)

Created in association with The National Theatre of Scotland and the The Tron Theatre Glasgow, Last Dream (On Earth) celebrates incredible journeys into the unknown; be it a bid for freedom that drives migrants across the perilous waters from North…

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Fèis Phàislig Fundraising Ceilidh

In recent years, Paisley has become a centre for the arts in Scotland including The Royal National Mod 2013 & The Spree Festival. Fèis Phàislig will inspire the next generation of children to play traditional music with some of Scotland’s leading musicians and tutors.  Gaelic for…

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Nostalgic theatre tale takes a trip ‘doon the watter’

Following its debut at Oran Mor’s ‘A Play, A Pie and A Pint’ series,Butterfly Kiss, created by Fair Pley Theatre is off on tour for the second year running, stopping at Paisley Arts Centre on Sunday 29 March. Starring veteran…

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Inspiring Dance Show at Paisley Arts Centre

A young inclusive dance ensemble creating inspirational and challenging dance will be performed at Paisley Arts Centre on Tuesday 31 March, with an opening performance from a Paisley-based dance group. Indepen-dance 4 is an ensemble of four young dancers aged…

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