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Braehead mall backs Christmas Toy Bank Appeal

THE Braehead shopping mall is backing an appeal for donations of Christmas gifts to disadvantaged children and teenagers. A giant collecting box has been installed at the central atrium in the lower mall for donations of unwrapped gifts to be dropped off. All gifts will then be passed on to the Renfrewshire Christmas Toy Bank […]

Enjoy some festive cheer with Paisley’s Christmas Buddie Bear Hunt!

Christmas might be a little different this year but there’s still plenty of festive cheer in  Paisley town centre with the Christmas Buddie Bear Hunt!  Paisley First has joined forces with Renfrewshire Council this Christmas to pay tribute  to the heroes of 2020, every Buddie Bear has been dedicated to a key worker.   Just follow […]

The Diane Mitchell Music School

The Diane Mitchell Music School BRAND NEW! Boomwhackers class Suitable for primary school age group Make new friends and have fun as you learn to play rhythm & percussion music as part of a brand new team! Starting: 5th of Nov 2.30-3.30pm To enquire please contact us on Facebook or at 07896689816 / 01413286983

1st Choice Chem-Dry

We are still working through this difficult time. All of our technicians are: – Self isolating if showing any symptoms – Ensuring social distancing is maintained – Keeping vans and workshops well ventilated – Ensuring face-coverings are worn – Washing and sanitising their hands regularly – Sanitising equipment between jobs – Sanitising all touch points […]

Young people in Renfrewshire will head online to find out their funding fate

Excitement is building as young people and community groups wait to discover whether their projects to enhance the lives of 12-25-year olds in Renfrewshire have been successful. An incredible 86 projects have been designed and submitted to the Celebrating Renfrewshire Fund and for the last month, thousands of young people have been casting their votes […]

Communities mark Remembrance Sunday online across Renfrewshire

Residents across Renfrewshire joined in online with Remembrance Day commemorations this year, as Renfrewshire’s events took place digitally in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Instead of the traditional parades and services, Renfrewshire Council broadcast a specially commissioned video across social media on Sunday morning. The video featured representatives from communities across Renfrewshire and focused on […]

Booking your first Aesthetic treatment

Booking your first aesthetic treatment can be daunting and understandably you will have a lot of questions At aesthetic suites each person has a thorough medical consultation with the  nurses Nichola and Lorraine.  Regulated under strict guidelines with health improvement scotland you will be in safe hands. We will give you informative advice, assess your […]

Book lover Clare wins top national award for librarians

AS a toddler Clare Hemsworth loved books so much she would correct her mum if she missed a word while reading her daughter a story. And the youngster’s favourite trips with her dad would be to the local library. Clare has gone on to forge a career working in libraries and has been so successful […]

Remarkable Renfrewshire rallies behind a ‘crate’ fundraising campaign!

Region’s Food Train branch comes out tops as BOXtober drive exceeds charity’s expectations Generous residents of Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire have led the country with support for a charity’s latest fundraising campaign. People and businesses from across the regions have supported Food Train’s BOXtober initiative, putting their seal on just over 140 crates – more […]