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Gift from the Multan Team…

The love and support we have had since the start of the pandemic is much appreciated, for small businesses like us it’s a great deal and the Multan Team would like to say… Thank you for supporting us! Please enjoy this gift…£2.50 off your meal Sunday to Thursday  Minimum spend £20 Code MGFT2  Expires 05/03/2021 (This offer […]

Housing in Renfrewshire set for £112million investment

Residents are set to benefit from a £112.98million investment in housing in Renfrewshire over the next three years. Renfrewshire’s Housing Capital Investment Plan for 2021/22 to 2023/24 will focus on new-build housing, regeneration and renewal, and maintenance of existing council homes. The multi-million pound plan will invest £20.40million in 2021/22, £42.83million in 2022/23 and £49.75million […]

New development of flats ready to let at Back Sneddon Street, Paisley

DP Group are delighted to announce the completion of brand new 4 storey conversion of twelve 2 & 3 bedroom unfurnished flats that are now available to the rental market. The flats are ideally situated in the town centre directly across from Paisley Gilmour Street (4th busiest station in Scotland) with regular trains to Glasgow City […]

Council tax freeze as budget supports recovery from pandemic

A budget which delivers a Council Tax freeze and helps everyone in Renfrewshire recover from the profound impact of the Coronavirus pandemic has been agreed by councillors today (Thursday 4 March 2021). The £449.8million budget prioritises people’s wellbeing with targeted support for those communities most affected by Covid-19. It also confirms continuation of the £443.5million […]

Success of Paisley Book Festivals writer in residence, Imogen Stirling, supporting young people of Renfrewshire to look forward in hope through creative writing workshops.

Imogen Stirling, Paisley Book Festival Writer in Residence, embarked on a three week workshop with the young people of Renfrewshire as part of Create Paisley’s Teach Me Tuesday sessions. The sessions were part of a wider project Imogen was working on with the Paisley Book Festival, which explored ‘Radical New Futures’, helping to influence the […]


The winners of the 2021 Janet Coats Memorial Prize are Gemma Livingstone, an S1 pupil at Castlehead High School (under 18s), and Paisley poet, Morag Smith (over 18s).   The judging panel for the prestigious prize included poet and playwright and Scots Makar, until 2016, Liz Lochhead: poet, writer, and creative practitioner, Nadine Aisha Jassat: and the current […]

Renfrewshire Council events to go online this spring and summer

Renfrewshire Council’s spring and summer events programme will be going online over the coming months. The popular Paisley Food and Drink Festival will take a different shape for 2021 – with an online programme across 10 days in April. The Festival will showcase the rich diversity of Renfrewshire’s food and drink offer along with interactive […]