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Big run on entries to Paisley 10k race

A RECORD number of entrants will take part in this year’s Paisley 10k and Fun Run. With just over a week to go until the popular event is held on Sunday, August 20, organisers Renfrewshire Leisure report that 2,944 people have already signed up to take part. There are 1869 racing in the 10k and […]

Short Courses at West College Scotland

We have some tasty short courses starting this September/October at our Paisley campus for just £35. Visit www.westcollegescotland.ac.uk for further information and to apply. #goforit   Classic Cakes – £35 Starts: 10 Oct   Pasta & Risotto – £35 Starts: 3 Oct   Petits Fours – £35 Starts: 19 September   Sugar Work – £35 Starts: 26 […]

Welcome to Paisley – Completed mural heralds new arrival at Gilmour Street

Paisley’s vibrant art scene has welcomed a new arrival to the town with the completion of a Paisley First mural inside the town’s main train station. Paisley First, with the support of the Scotrail Alliance, commissioned local artist Caroline Gormley to produce an artwork for a wall on the corridor to Platforms 1 to 4 […]

PAISLEY PIRATES – UPDATE

Paisley Pirates are gearing up for a successful defence of their SNL title and are inviting players and volunteers to come forward and join the organisation. Coach Ian Turley said, “I’m really looking forward to the start of training in a few weeks, on 22 August, as this won’t only give our new member of […]

Exam results boost for Renfrewshire’s young people

Renfrewshire’s young people have once again achieved high levels of attainment, as early indications of exam results suggest. S6 pupils achieving Advanced Highers has risen by six per cent, which is the highest level achieved by young people in Renfrewshire. S4 and S5 pupils also maintained the strong performance earned last year, matching the best […]

Lisa Kowalski to film first pop music video on the streets of Paisley

Local Buddies and organisations are being encouraged to take part in the filming of a music video in the town for an up and coming 17-year-old musician. Lisa Kowalski has been awarded funding from Renfrewshire’s Culture Heritage and Events Fund to film a music video for the Paisley themed song “Hearts of Gold” which is […]