Category: Blog

Realigo Scotland

Karen Philips an enthusiastic entrepreneur decided to change her passion for bookkeeping after 15 years in the trade to create her own business, Realigo Scotland. Realigo Scotland is a newly set up bookkeeping business which launched at the start of 2016, and established its first official client in April 2016. Karen decided to go to CO2 […]

abseil off the Falkirk wheel

Scottish Huntington’s Association are organising a sponsored abseil off the Falkirk wheel,  on Saturday 3 September. The minimum sponsorship is £175 with a part sponsorship payment of £25 on booking. Be quick as only  5 places left.

Renfrew Gala Day is a Scorching Success

Scorching Carnival Celebrations in Renfrew Yesterday saw Renfrew Gala Day being celebrated by over 6000 local residents as the annual community event attracted young and old alike to enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of music, dance, arts & crafts, fairground rides and much, much more. Inspired by the host city of the 2016 Olympic Games, yesterday’s […]

British-born NASA astronaut Michael Foale has joined 200 young people at the launch of a unique space school being held in Paisley from 6-10 June

British-born NASA astronaut Michael Foale has joined 200 young people at the launch of a unique space school being held in Paisley from 6-10 June. Mission Discovery Renfrewshire brings together school pupils from Renfrewshire, East Renfrewshire and Inverclyde, student mentors from UWS, and a panel of space experts in a week-long educational programme. The programme, […]

Fearless Renfrewshire Provost to zip through the air for charity

Renfrewshire’s Provost Anne Hall is seeking fellow daredevil fundraisers to fly through the air with her in her latest charity exploit. Provost Hall is heading for the clouds again as she undertakes a special zip slide across East End Park to raise vital funds for her chosen charities. And she’s looking for as many people […]

Renfrewshire celebrates National Carers Week

Carers in Renfrewshire are being celebrated as part of a national week of recognition for individuals and organisations that make a difference to the lives of vulnerable people. Renfrewshire Carers Centre is running a series of events to celebrate National Carers Week- which will see carers rewarded for their dedication to what can be a […]

Super Summer Special – Renfrewshire-Wide Credit Union

Looking to book a holiday in the sun?   For a limited time Renfrewshire-Wide Credit Union is offering members a summer special. The loan is available to new and existing members and is up to the value of £1,500 over 12 months. The loan is available from 1st June 2016 until the 31st of August […]

Ambitious plans revealed to bring Paisley Pattern links back to life

Paisley could be reborn as a textile hub under ambitious plans to capitalise on the town’s links with the Pattern which bears its name. While the Pattern remains a globally-recognised icon, awareness and use of Paisley’s status as the town which sold it to the world has faded, meaning the area only receives limited benefit […]