Category: Blog

Photographs of Winterfest & The Big Wheel Paisley

Some stunning photographs of Winterfest & The Big Wheel in Paisley taken last night by Muir Media and kindly allowed on, these were taken when things were nice and quiet and were probably the first ones on the big wheel. It looks amazing and some superb views of the town. If you have any […]

Renfrew Christmas Light Switch On 2018

Scotland’s very own World of Disney also known as Renfrew Town Hall was alive with light as Renfrew welcomed the festive season with the towns Christmas light display being turned on more images of the new lights soon. (Photographs below, taken behind the barrier hence no people) Great display by Scotland’s Finest 21CC Group Ltd,  […]

Domestic violence – let’s talk about it

Campaigners are set to march through Paisley on Tuesday (27 Nov) raising awareness and calling for the elimination of violence towards women.   The Reclaim the Night march leaves from outside the University of the West of Scotland at 6:00pm and will arrive in Dunn Square at 6:30pm where Renfrewshire’s Provost, Lorraine Cameron will lay […]


GAVIN NEWLANDS, SNP MP FOR PAISLEY AND RENFREWSHIRE NORTH, IS SUPPORTING THE 50:50 PARLIAMENT CAMPAIGN. Yesterday, Gavin Newlands welcomes Renfrew activist Caroline McDonald to Westminster for a packed day of activities dedicated to getting more women involved in politics. The 50:50 Parliament Campaign aims to tackle the systemic gender inequality in represenatative politics with men […]

Indoor beach fun marks Museum closure for refurb

THE chilly winds of winter might be blowing around Paisley, but youngsters can have some fun at an INDOOR BEACH that’s been created inside Paisley Museum. Making sandcastles and playing beach games is just one of the activities being organised for the Farewell Frenzy, at the Museum. Now that the Museum, Central Library and Coats […]

Santa and the Snow

Snow Factor are bringing their most magical experience yet, Santa And The Snow will take your child on a journey through Elf School, Santa’s Workshop, Meeting Santa himself and our custom built Snow Play Area. Venue: Soar at intu Braehead When: 17th November – 24th December Elf School Children will attend Elf School and learn how […]

Buoyant Renfrewshire economy will bring benefits to all

Ensuring the benefits of Renfrewshire’s ‘buoyant’ economy reach right across the region was the hot topic at the area’s annual Economic Development Conference yesterday (Tuesday 20 November 2018). More than 150 staff from jobs, skills and economic development agencies attended the popular conference organised by Renfrewshire Council’s economic development team Invest in Renfrewshire, held at […]

Celebrating successes of Renfrewshire employees

Interns and entrepreneurs were among the outstanding talent recognised at the 2018 Renfrewshire Employability Awards. Renfrewshire employers and employability services nominated local people who they’ve supported through the area’s employability programmes and the winners were announced at a glittering reception at Paisley Town Hall this week. Television and radio presenter Bryan Burnett hosted the night […]