Category: Blog

Family fun to celebrate Paisley Arts Centre’s 30th Birthday

FAMILIES are getting the chance to help celebrate the 30th birthday of Paisley Arts Centre with a host of free activities and entertainment. A Family Fun Day has been organised by Renfrewshire Leisure in and around the grounds of the Arts Centre, between noon and 4pm on Saturday, July 22. Youngsters can enjoy watching puppet […]

Gavin Newlands MP encourages kids to get involved in the Summer Reading Challenge

Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, is supporting a campaign run by Scottish libraries, Tesco Bank and The Reading Agency to encourage children to take part in this year’s Tesco Bank Summer Reading Challenge Scotland. The annual Tesco Bank Summer Reading Challenge Scotland, run by national charity The Reading Agency in partnership with […]

Brighter Renfrewshire Alcohol Awareness Week

Brighter Renfrewshire Alcohol Awareness Week was celebrated by RAMH with an alcohol-free BBQ attended by almost 80 guests. The rain stayed off and guests enjoyed a range of non-alcoholic drinks and healthy BBQ food including fish kebabs, grilled chicken, salads and couscous. The smoothie bike allowed guests to blend smoothies by pedaling their choice of […]

Renfrewshire-Wide Credit Union + Connect4Renfrewshire

Over the past 4 years Renfrewshire-Wide Credit Union has been working with the Connect4Renfrewshire (C4R) project to help members with Energy advice, budgeting, money management, and helping them access ethical financial products. How can the C4R project help you? What Connect4Renfrewshire brings together a wide range of services working with partners such as Renfrewshire Council, RAMH, Renfrewshire-Wide Credit Union […]

Paisley is the place to be this summer – free fun for all the family!

As part of the Paisley First Summer Festival of Fun 2017, there will be everything from children’s entertainers, live music and story-telling taking place at County Square starting this Saturday, 8th July from 10.30am until 5pm. This Saturday, from 10.30am until 12.30pm, Cheeko the Clown will be entertaining kids of all ages with balloons galore […]


MHAIRI BLACK MP CALLS FOR NEW WORK AND PENSIONS MINISTER TO FIX THE WASPI ISSUE “I cannot believe we are still here, still debating this issue”, Mhairi Black said in a Westminster Hall debate on the State Pension age for women. Mhairi Black, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire South, has called on the new […]

Joel’s marriage proposal is a work of art

ROMANTIC Joel Fagan chose a painting to go on display at Paisley Museum because it shows the exact spot where he proposed to his wife, Jennifer. Joel, 24, is a collections assistant at the museum and along with other staff and members of Paisley Art Institute, was asked to select a painting for an exhibition […]

Work on new play areas mark second phase of park improvements

The next stage of a multi-million investment in Renfrewshire’s parks is set to commence with the installation of new play equipment at two popular parks. Works will start week commencing Monday 10 July to install new play equipment at Barshaw Park in Paisley and Robertson Park in Renfrew marking the second phase of improvement works. […]

Special Offers at Wm Phelps Butchers

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