Category: Blog

Gavin Newlands MP says “it’s the end of the road for unsafe pavement parking”

Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has attended a Guide Dogs event at the House of Commons to show his continued support for the campaign to end problem pavement parking. At the event, the MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North heard from guide dog owners about how parked cars blocking the pavement force them […]


5.7% increase on June 2016 passenger numbers EU-scheduled traffic up 16.1% For the first time in its 51-year history Glasgow Airport recorded more than one million passengers in the month of June, representing a 5.7% increase on the same period in 2016. Demand for EU-scheduled services increased by 16.1% thanks to additional capacity on city-break destinations including […]

Diane Mitchell Music School summer events

Summer activities at Diane Mitchell Music School At Paisley: Taster Week Monday 17th July – Friday 21st July Ever fancied learning an instrument but not sure which one to choose? Try out Taster Week, where children get a chance to play piano, drums, guitar, ukulele, violin and more! Age 6 – 11 years   10am […]

Plans submitted for major infrastructure projects

Planning applications have been submitted for two major infrastructure projects led by Renfrewshire Council through the Glasgow City Region City Deal. Authorities in Renfrewshire, West Dunbartonshire and Glasgow will consider the details of the £90.7million Clyde Waterfront and Renfrew Riverside project, which aims to regenerate the Clyde Waterfront as an attractive area supporting residential, industrial, […]

Youngsters tell Council Leader “Street Stuff is the best”

Young people having summer fun at Street Stuff summer camps told Renfrewshire Council Leader Iain Nicolson why they enjoyed taking part. Council Leader Iain Nicolson visited the popular youth programme as its summer programme got into full swing. While there, Street Stuff kids challenged him to a game of football, to learn some dance moves […]

Fire on Clark Street Paisley Photographs.

NINE fire engines and more than 50 firefighters have rushed to an “ongoing incident” in Paisley near Glasgow Airport. Bursting red and orange flames and plumes of thick black smoke rose over the city as police and fire services raced to a construction yard between Clark Street and McFarlane Street. AUGEAN CHEMICALS – CLARK STREET, […]

WCS winner of the Herald Higher Education Award – Outstanding Employer Engagement

West College Scotland (WCS) are delighted to have won the Outstanding Employer Engagement category at the illustrious Herald Higher Education Awards. This Award comes to recognise WCS Design departments remarkable work with Neat Living, a Glasgow-based company providing innovative housing solutions. The College’s collaboration with Neat Living, now in its third year, gives WCS Interior […]