Category: Blog

Cocoa Farmers’ Children Visit Paisley

Cocoa Farmers’ Children Visit Paisley – Come and meet them! Saturday 1st of October signals the start of Black History Month and to kick it off Rainbow Turtle, Paisley’s Fair Trade organisation, will be teaming up with Redss Catering – along with Divine and London-based organisation Trading Visions – by hosting a visit from two […]

PIRATES FACE TOUGH ROAD TRIP

Paisley Pirates take the roads and miles to Dundee this Saturday as they look forward to a difficult match against the local Comets, and fresh from a 10-0 win against Kilmarnock Storm at Braehead Arena last Sunday which got their season off to a flying start.   “It was a comfortable win against our near […]

CROPPED WORLD 4K VIDEOS PAISLEY AND SURROUNDING AREAS

[av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=”] Some stunning videography from Pawel who has created one stunning set of relaxing 4k videos of Paisley and the surrounding areas, including, Paisley Golf Course, Gleniffer Braes Country Park and in the heart of Paisley shooting Paisley Town Hall, Paisley Abbey and Thomas Coats memorial. We will publish one per day […]

Gavin Newlands MP to champion grassroots sport in Paisley and Renfrewshire North

Gavin Newlands MP pledged his support for grassroots sport and recreation at the inaugural Parliamentary Sports Fair on Tuesday 13 September, organised by the Sport and Recreation Alliance. The sports fair, which took place on Speaker’s Green, showcased sporting All Party Parliamentary Groups in Westminster to raise awareness about how physical activity can help combat […]

Football star is quizzed as he goes back to school

A St Mirren player who has been tipped for footballing stardom went back to his old school – to tell current pupils how his time there helped kickstart his career. Kyle McAllister, 17, was among the first pupils to benefit from Renfrew High’s School of Football status – an innovative link-up with the Scottish Football […]

Cancer survivor teams up with top cancer scientist to open Scotland’s largest Cancer Research UK superstore

A FORMER nurse who battled back from the brink after being given just days to live was chosen to open a new superstore charity shop dedicated to saving lives. Laura Barr of Paisley was diagnosed with a rare and aggressive brain tumour but stunned loved ones by making amazing progress and even proved well enough […]

Culture fund set to boost opportunities for young people

Young people across Renfrewshire are set to benefit from a series of community cultural projects awarded from the second round of a £500k culture fund. Nine out of eighteen projects approved at Renfrewshire Council’s Leadership Board will provide opportunities for young people to get involved in music, art, dance, film and ceramic-making as part of […]

Stand up comedy nights return to Paisley Arts Centre and Paisley Town Hall

Paisley’s top stand-up night returns to Paisley Arts Centre and Paisley Town Hall this month with an impressive line up of comedians, alongside award-winning MC Scott Gibson. Headliners include Irish deadpan comic, (and the lightning-hit Father Stone in Father Ted) Michael Redmond and one of the most respected comedians on the circuit, chain-smoking xbox fanatic […]

Cropped World 4k Videos Paisley and Surrounding Areas

[av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=”] Some stunning videography from Pawel who has created one stunning set of relaxing 4k videos of Paisley and the surrounding areas, including, Paisley Golf Course, Gleniffer Braes Country Park and in the heart of Paisley shooting Paisley Town Hall, Paisley Abbey and Thomas Coats memorial. We will publish one per day […]