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Paisley Pirates have announced the re-signing of a number of players who took the club to an inch of the Scottish National League title last season before losing out on goal difference, with the bulk of the bench comprising players who took part in that campaign back for another season. Back in the squad,  and […]


West College Scotland has named Liz Connolly as its new Principal and Chief Executive.   She succeeds Audrey Cumberford and will take up her new position on Monday (3 September).  Ms Connolly has been the College’s Vice-Principal Corporate Development since its formation in 2013. Commenting on her appointment, Liz Connolly said: “It is an enormous […]

The Prince’s Trust Team programme is recruiting NOW!

Designed to help young people aged 16-25 get confident and motivated. A team of individuals, both employed and unemployed spend 12 weeks sharing fun, taking part in team-building activities, helping the community, the environment and people in need. It’s fun, challenging and rewarding. What are you waiting for? APPLY NOW here ( or come along […]

Barrowland Ballet tour 3 tigers

Barrowland Ballet is pleased to announce the forthcoming tour of Tiger, Tiger Tale and Playful Tiger in September and October this year. The productions of Tiger and Playful Tiger will be taking place at Johnstone Town Hall on 30th September (Tiger), 7pm and 1st October- Playful Tiger, at 11am. Tickets can be booked by phone on 0300 300 […]

Museum film footage from the 60s takes us back in time

Buddies will be able to re-live what was going on at Paisley’s Museum and Central Library in the 1960s. Previously unseen film footage of people visiting the two well-known landmarks is being shown at a special free event being held in the Museum between 7pm and 9pm, on Friday, September 7. Renowned local filmmaker, Falconer […]

Over 2,000 Renfrewshire Carers to benefit from new Payments

Scotland’s new public service to make first social security payments. Renfrewshire MSP Derek Mackay has welcomed the news that carers across Renfrewshire will receive the first payments of the new Carer’s Allowance Supplement from mid-September, back-dated to April. This new benefit will be paid twice a year by Social Security Scotland, the first major new […]