Entries by Brian McGuire


Paisley Beer Festival 2010

Paisley Beer Festival is now in its 23rd year and, as always, the intrepid band of loyal volunteers and beer enthusiasts will be turning the town hall into the largest bar in the area for four days. Scotland’s biggest beer festival is expected to bring approximately 4,000 punters through the doors of Paisley Town Hall […]

Rudolf Hess Film Makers in Paisley

Adolf Hitler’s deputy’s ill-fated solo flight to be plot for new film. Filmmakers were in Paisley Two weeks ago looking at locations as reported by Westender of www.paisley.org.uk. The ill-fated solo flight by Adolf Hitler’s deputy has inspired a Hollywood film. Filmmaker Neil Marshall is planning to turn the story of the infamous plane crash […]

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Mission X

Video From Paisley Film Maker David Baker. http://www.missionx.co.uk/ http://www.davidpaulbaker.com/ Mission X (Paisley Arts Centre Tuesday 16th March 2010) Poor Grant. He’s only trying to make it as a documentary film maker, when he gets a break – an interview with a real tough guy – a mercenary, gun for hire, bona fide bad guy. All […]


Heritage Building Paisley

Just heard that Patterson’s the auctioneers are moveing from their glasgow base to the Heritage Building at the West End of Paisley. We have a message board post on the Paisley Forum asking what this building was used for “we know it was a funeral home previously” and would like to ask for your help […]


Glasgow Comedy Festival

The Glasgow comedy festival kicks off tomorrow the 11th March 2010 and lasts until 28th March, with venues to suit all comers with events for all the family and of course comedy that is a bit close to the line.. To find out a list of events and shows please visit http://www.glasgowcomedyfestival.com one of my […]


Cancer Charity Seeks Basket Cases

Cancer Charity Seeks Basket Cases Macmillan Cancer Support in the West of Scotland is seeking help from local organisations this Easter as it tries to get chocoholics involved in its egg-cellent Guess the Name competition. The charity is asking local businesses, schools and public service organisations to pick up one of its Easter Bunny Baskets […]

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£20,000 Funding Boost for Paisley North

Two projects in Paisley North area are to benefit from almost £20,000 in grants. The Y Don’t U? Youth activity group has been awarded £11,000 to take local youngsters on a residential activity weekend to Aviemore, and Paisley West and Central Community Council has been given £9,000 to hold their first gala day. The grants […]