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West College Scotland: We Do Care

EVENT INVITATION West College Scotland: We Do Care Tuesday 22 October, Abercorn Building, Paisley 17:00 hrs :Arrival, Registration and Exhibition 17:30 hrs – 19:00 hrs: Informative Presentations   West College Scotland is Scotland’s largest college provider of online learning. We offer a wide range of flexible childcare, health and social care courses which you can […]

Paisley’s Spree Festival gets under way with tribute to hometown music legend Gerry Rafferty

Paisley’s annual festival of music, comedy and more gets under way tonight – with a special tribute to one of the town’s most famous musical sons, Gerry Rafferty. The Baker St singer’s legacy will be honoured with a sold-out Gerry Rafferty Songbook night fronted by Roddy Hart, Emma Pollock and Gerry’s long-time friend and former Stealers Wheel collaborator Rab Noakes. […]

Glasgow City Region continues economic transformation – with £33 million boost for local businesses

This month the Glasgow City Region Cabinet considered further significant progress in work underway to transform the Regional economy, including in the delivery of the UK and Scottish Government funded £1.13 billion City Deal – one of the largest and most advanced in the UK.   Since the Deal was agreed with government in August 2014, […]

It’s game on for Super Mario as he visits Paisley

SUPER Mario visited Paisley to invite local video game fans to an amazing event that will take them to a gaming Nirvana. The world’s most famous plumber reckons the Glasgow Gaming Market is the place to be on Saturday, November 9, which is expected to attract up to 2000 gaming fans. That’s when tens of […]

Get ready to nominate your local heroes

Renfrewshire’s inspiring local heroes are set to be rewarded as nominations for the Provost’s Community Awards open for 2020. Anyone who lives or works in Renfrewshire is invited to nominate in any of the following six categories: Community Volunteer (sponsored by Glasgow Airport Ltd) Community Group (sponsored by City Gate Construction) Sporting Achievement (sponsored by ACRE Industrial) Employee […]

Career changers urged to get into early learning and childcare

Renfrewshire Council are recruiting for a number of nursery jobs across the area. Laura Sheridan, who changed her career to work in early years says it means she is making a big difference to children’s lives.  She said: “I started working in early years as a supply worker, but it wasn’t long before I gained […]

Paisley – Scotland’s largest town

In the womb of the west-central Lowlands of Scotland is the area where this endeavor town; Paisley is situated on the northern edge of the Gleniffer Braes, the town shares its boundary with Glasgow to the east and bestrides the banks of the White Cart Water. It can be recognized as the most enduring or […]