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Daily Updates for every area in Renfrewshire

June 1, 2016

Renfrewshire Councillor welcomes living wage boost

A local Councillor has welcomed Scotland’s centre for procurement expertise for local government, gaining Living Wage accreditation. Scotland Excel’s accreditation from the Living Wage Foundation affirms […]
May 31, 2016

Fèis Week

Following our hugely successful Fèis week in 2015, Fèis Phàislig returns this July for children aged 8-18 across Renfrewshire. Working with some of Scotland’s best traditional […]
May 31, 2016

Saints legend and MSP back bid to get Paisley moving

Saints legend Tony Fitzpatrick is backing an ambitious bid to get the people of Renfrewshire motivated to get fitter and healthier to live longer. The St […]
May 30, 2016

Paisley celebrates royal connections with 700th anniversary of first Stewart king

Paisley’s medieval heritage came back to life as the town celebrated 700 years since the first Stewart king – Robert II of Scotland – was born […]
May 30, 2016

Teams from Chivas will be sprucing up the Braes and down at Gallowhill Primary as part of Volunteers Week, on Thursday 2 June

Scotch whisky and premium gin producer Chivas Brothers is set to get into the spirit of National Volunteers Week 2016 by supporting community projects in Paisley, […]
May 30, 2016

When the going gets tough, the tough head to Renfrew Leisure Centre

WHEN the going gets tough, the tough sign up for a new extreme fitness programme just launched at Renfrew Leisure Centre. Not for the faint-hearted, the […]
May 28, 2016

Paisley Abbey Medieval Fayre Photographs

Paisley Abbey Close transforms into a medieval campsite for the day. Featuring weaponry demonstrations, live falconry displays, an outdoor hog roast, medieval storytelling and fun for […]
May 27, 2016

Installation starts on new LED street lights

A major investment in new, hi-tech LED street lighting across Renfrewshire has got underway in Paisley.  Lighting contractors started the installation in the Foxbar and Glenburn […]
May 27, 2016

The Weaver Poet: The Songs and Poems of Robert Tannahill

Former volunteer with paisley.org.uk Claire Casey has now published a collection of songs and poems by Paisley’s Weaver Poet Robert Tannahill, this is fantastic to see such […]