Category: Blog

New St Fergus Primary School opens its doors

Pupils at St Fergus Primary School are making themselves at home in their newly completed school, built as part of the Renfrewshire Council’s multi-million pound schools investment programme. Children and teachers are enjoying their new surroundings in the £4 million single storey building which accommodates 175 pupils and features a mix of flexible teaching spaces, […]

Gavin Newlands MP pledges to stand up to bullying

Gavin Newlands, SNP Candidate for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has highlighted ‘Stand Up to Bullying Day’ by pledging to continue raising awareness of the damaging effects that bullying can have on individuals of all ages and backgrounds. Wednesday 21st June will be the second Stand Up to Bullying day organised by the Diana Award charity […]

UK’s.biggest ball pit comes to intu Braehead

intu Braehead hosts spectacular summer party   Free entertainment and activities including the UK’s biggest ball pool and summer beach area Everyone’s invited to intu Braehead’s weekend-long summer celebration intu Braehead will host two days of free activities and entertainment on Saturday and Sunday July 1 and 2, as it kicks off one of the […]

Ferguslie community to come together to show there’s ‘No Substitute for Life’

The beautiful game is set to be utilised to raise awareness of mental health issues and remember those who have lost their lives to suicide. The annual No Substitute for Life football tournament held in Ferguslie, now in its sixth year, brings the community together to shine a light on the issue of the suicide- […]

Families set to descend on Barshaw Gala Day

Thousands are set to turn out to the annual Barshaw Gala Day for an afternoon packed full of exciting activities for all the family. Taking place on Saturday 24 June, from 12noon to 4pm, Barshaw Park will be a hive of activity as the local community joins together for one of its favourite days on […]

Events in The Hoose

24th June Saturday night its shufflin time. Great sounds from the “wheels of steel” playing all your Northern Soul and Motown favourites. A fantastic night of Top Tunes. End of term party in the Hoose on Wednesday 28th June, Music, Dancin, Singing with a free buffet for all. Kick off from 2.30pm. Keep calm its […]

Haulage firm flying the flag for Paisley 2021 with truck

A Renfrewshire-based distribution company will be flying the flag for Paisley’s UK City of Culture 2021 bid – after revealing a branded truck and trailer. Hillington-based Gordon Leslie Group provide distribution and storage services throughout the UK and beyond, and joins a wide range of companies who have agreed to provide funding should Paisley’s bid […]

FUN SUMMER ACTIVITIES AT DIANE MITCHELL MUSIC SCHOOL

Looking for something fun but educational for your child over the summer holidays? Bookings are now being taken for our summer holiday music clubs in both Paisley and Barrhead. From School of Rock to Under the sea, we have activities for all ages from age 3- 13 years. We also have a taster week where […]