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The 12 Days of Digital December: Reserve your free place now!

Your Invitation to Join Digital December –  free online digital training with Renfrewshire Chamber    We are delighted to announce the launch of “The 12 Days of Digital December” delivered by some of the most knowledgeable digital experts around. Open to any business based in Renfrewshire, member & non-member the 12 days of Digital December […]

Glasgow Airport to introduce changes to pick-up and drop-off facility

Glasgow Airport can confirm today (Monday 30 November) that the entry fee for its dedicated pick-up and drop-off facility will be set at £4 for up to 10 minutes from (00.01) on Friday 4 December. The change is a direct response to the unprecedented economic challenges Glasgow Airport and the wider industry continue to face […]

Renfrewshire Council 30 Nov 2020 Expansion of mass testing to get under way with Johnstone pilot

Johnstone residents without symptoms of Covid19 will this week be able to find out if they have the virus at the only fixed site in Scotland’s current mass testing pilot. A testing centre will be open at Johnstone Town Hall from Wednesday (2 Dec) and has capacity to test up to 12,000 residents from the town over the following eight days. Anyone who lives, works or goes to school in Johnstone and who is […]

12 days of Digital December

Test Our 12 days of Digital December start tomorrow and are designed to help you adapt to the changing environment. The sessions are free of charge and form part of our Covid-19 response strategy to support the local economy. View the full events programme: — Renfrewshire Chamber (@RenfrewshireCoC) November 30, 2020 Xx


Christmas isn’t cancelled! PACE Theatre Company present their 33rd pantomime with Paisley Arts Centre – Lost in Pantoland – live online! Join Scottish panto favourites CHRIS ALEXANDER, ALAN ORR, DARREN BROWNLIE and DANI HERON for a hilarious live, interactive panto performance.   It’s almost Christmas Day and Widow Swanky can’t wait to get her feet […]

Gryffe High is Sunday Times Scottish State School of the Year

Gryffe High School has been named The Sunday Times Scottish State School of the Year by Parent Power, The Sunday Times School Guide. The 28th edition of Parent Power, due to be published in The Sunday Times and online on Sunday, 29 November, identifies the 2,000 highest-achieving schools in the UK, ranked by their most […]

Families encouraged to take up supermarket free veg offer

Best Start Foods clients can get free fruit and vegetables in Iceland and Tesco. Customers who show their Best Start Foods card in Iceland stores can get a £1 bag of frozen vegetables when they make a minimum payment of £4.25. In Tesco, Best Start Foods customers who present their card will receive £1 off […]


The 2021 Paisley Book Festival will take place online from Thursday 18 – Saturday 27 February 2021. The theme for this year is Radical New Futures, which centres around the pandemic and our ability to be resilient, to explore our imagination and creativity to devise new and different narratives for our lives. The Festival is delighted that one of […]

Plans published for two temporary cycling routes in Renfrewshire

Detailed designs for two new temporary cycling routes from Howwood to Paisley and Bridge of Weir to Houston have been published by Renfrewshire Council. They are the first of a series being introduced on key commuter routes to encourage people to cycle for essential journeys to and from work and school, for exercise and to […]