Craig’s Cakes is a family run Celebration Cake Shop in Paisley since 2003. Cakes for any Occasion made to your specific requirements. Come along to our Shop 4 Neilston Rd this Saturday from 11am-3pm for our Sample Day and special offers in store on the day… the Craigs look forward to seeing you there!!!
Council bids to be part of scheme to create more affordable housing
Renfrewshire Council has put itself forward to be included in a national scheme to create more affordable housing in Renfrewshire.
The National Housing Trust Initiative (NHT) allows councils to join with developers to make new homes available for lower rent levels in areas where there is a shortfall of affordable housing.
Renfrewshire Council has told the Scottish Government that it would like to be considered for the next round which is due to start in September 2011. Read more
Major improvements to the Lagoon Leisure Centre are being carried out as part of Renfrewshire Council’s multi million pound Building Better Communities Programme (click here for further details). Part of this investment involves the refurbishment of the Arena Hall (already under way) and the modernisation of the pool area.
The Lagoon Pool will be closing on Sunday 25th September 2011 for refurbishment and is scheduled to open again in Spring 2012. During this period customers will still be able to access the Gym, Sports Hall and Fitness Classes. Read more
The Renfrewshire Doors Open day programme of events has been released (please see the bottom of this post for the area wide pdf). This is a great weekend for gaining access to some of our amazing visitor attractions. Take your camera and the family and you will be in for a treat. Read more
Paisley Girl to join Star DJ’s celebrate local cancer charities 100th birthday!
Paisleys Amy White will join Clyde 1 DJ’s Knoxy and Robin Galloway to celebrate 100 yeasr of Macmillan Cancer Support. The DJ Duo toasted their cocktails to Macmillan Cancer Support and urged supporters to attended the Macmillan Cancer Support West of Scotland Centenary Ball on the 3rd of September where Amy will be a guest speaker.
The ball being organised by west of Scotland trio Alison Millar and Ann McNulty and Victoria Gibbs who have all been touched by the support Macmillan offers to people and their families affected by cancer. All funds raised on the night will go towards supporting local Macmillan projects including information drop in centres in Renfrewshire. Read more
Fibromyalgia Paisley & Inverclyde Network are holding a Christmas Craft Fayre & Table Top Sale and are looking for local crafters & community groups who are interested in booking a table at the event. Tables will cost £5.00. It is hoped to have a large variety of locally crafted items for sale, allowing people the opportunity to purchase some unique Christmas gifts. Local community groups can also book a table and raise funds through sale of items etc. The event will take place on Saturday 19th November 2011, in St Mirins Cathedral Parish Halls, Paisley, starting at 11.00am.