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Paisley Opera

Paisley Opera:  Opera for and with the people of Paisley, an idea born out of passion and a belief that opera can speak directly to all kinds of people. What is Paisley Opera…? Paisley Opera is an idea born out of passion and a belief that opera can speak directly to all kinds of people. We want […]

Helen and James prove you’re never too old for romance

LOVED-UP pensioners Helen and James McLaren have been married for 56 years – but they’ve shown you’re never too old for romance. Helen, 75, wrote a message to her 80-year-old hubby, James on a cardboard leaf and hung it on a branch of the intu Braehead Love Tree, as part of the shopping and leisure […]

What Is A CVA?

CVA stands for a company voluntary arrangement, and it is classified under UK insolvency law. The CVA is a form of composition, and it allows a company that is suffering with debt problems to reach a voluntary arrangement with its creditors in order to arrange repayment of all or part of the company’s debts over […]

NHS to close RAH Children’s Ward and move specialist services to Glasgow

The NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde (NHSGGC) have voted to move specialist services from the Children’s Ward at the RAH in Paisley to Glasgow, effectively closing the ward. Services that will continue to be provided on the Royal Alexandra Hospital’s include outpatient services, the specialist Community Paediatric service (PANDA), and emergency care via A&E. NHSGGC Board […]

St Vincent’s Hospice Strictly Come Prancing 2017

The annual St Vincent’s Hospice Strictly Come Prancing event will this year be held for the first time at The Crowne Plaza Glasgow. The hugely popular event, which is one of the highlights of the Hospice event calendar, is based on the popular television series Strictly Come Dancing. Eleven ‘twinkle toed’ couples, many of whom […]