Category: Blog

Paisley Busking Day 2018

Visitors to Paisley are in for a treat this Saturday as the annual Paisley Busking Day takes centre stage. Organised by Loud n’ Proud and sponsored by Paisley First, there will be bands and solo artists as well as instrumental acts performing throughout the town centre from 10am until 4pm. So if you are heading […]

Black Sabbath legend to appear at Paisley’s Spree festival

Rock music legend Tony Iommi has been added to the bill for Paisley’s Spree Festival – where he will give music fans the inside story of his career as one of heavy metal’s most influential figures. The Black Sabbath guitarist will appear at Paisley Town Hall on Friday 12 October for the show – called […]

Council launches new digital news service for residents

Residents can now get local news direct to their smartphone as Renfrewshire Council launch a new email news service. The new service allows people to sign-up and choose topics that they are interested in and launches with five options – council news roundup, a weekly what’s on guide, schools and nurseries news, business news and […]

Major roads investment is on the right track

The multi-million pound programme of investment in Renfrewshire’s roads network is well underway with the resurfacing of main routes across the area being completed. The £7.2million investment in Renfrewshire’s roads in 2018/19 represents the single biggest investment ever in the roads network and is being delivered as part of the continuing physical and economic regeneration […]

Offices to let at Mirren Business Centres

Offices to let at Mirren Business Centres in a variety of sizes available starting from small offices for a couple of staff up to whole floors of around 2300 sqft. If you are thinking about relocation of if your lease ends soon we would be delighted to provide you further information or arrange a viewing. […]

Paisley Halloween Festival secures Year of Young People funding

Paisley’s popular Halloween Festival will be one of the major events as part of the Year of Young People 2018 celebrations. The town’s two-day fright-fest, which will take place on 26 and 27 October, is supported by the Year of Young People event fund, managed by EventScotland, part of VisitScotland’s Events Directorate which has awarded […]

TAG Street Party 2018

Come along to a fantastic day of free family fun in the heart of Paisley.  This is the sixth year the TAG Street Party has been run with thousands of people popping in throughout the day each year.  This year, ECF Paisley (www.ecfpaisley.org) and Connect Church are partnering to bring you an even bigger and better […]

Laws and Gambling in the UK and Europe

Gambling in a Nutshell   Gambling as an activity has been present since the earliest human civilizations. Some pieces of evidence date even back to Mesopotamia, where the earliest six-sided dice was discovered, and it’s estimated that it is around 5000 years old! Card games and dominoes were very popular in China in the 10th […]