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Diane Mitchell Upcoming Events

Fun-filled Week where Children can learn to perform ‘MATILDA’ the Musical!! Throughout the course of the week, The Diane Mitchell Music School will be offering Children the chance to learn to play Matilda the Music on a range of instruments as well as in song! A performance will take place at the end of the […]

Access to Work funding

New help for a new job New help is at hand for workers in Renfrewshire who struggle with childcare or travel costs in the early days of a new job. Renfrewshire Council’s Access to Work scheme is designed to help new workers sustain their employment, with funds available to help with childcare and travel costs […]

Community invited to come together for memorial football tournament

Football enthusiasts are being invited to sign up for a 7-a-side tournament held in memory of those lost to suicide. The annual No Substitute for Life tournament held in Ferguslie is now in its fifth year and brings the community together to raise awareness of the issue among young men and women. Hundreds of footballers […]

Paisley Abbey extension proposals to be considered

Paisley Abbey could be extended into a major international tourist attraction if proposals for a fourth cloister and visitor centre get the go-ahead. Bosses at the A-listed 850-year-old church produced plans four years ago for a tourist facility based around the Abbey’s status as the cradle of the Stewart royal family – but were unable […]


St Mirren fans have one month left to sign up to a scheme which could see them become the latest Scottish club to move into fan ownership after a fundraising deadline was called. The St Mirren Independent Supporter’s’ Association (SMISA) has teamed up with former club director Gordon Scott with a joint offer already accepted […]

Diane Mitchell Upcoming Events

ANNUAL MUSIC CONCERT 2016 Every year we take to the stage to showcase all of our achievements throughout the year, using a range of different instruments and singing. With various performances from all ages, this is a once a year event – not to be missed! We will be holding our concert in the Methodist […]

Business Matters in Renfrewshire Wed 8th June

Renfrewshire Chambers annual B2B event “Business Matters in Renfrewshire” returns for sixth year. Renfrewshire’s largest free business event returns to Paisley for the 6th consecutive year on Wednesday 8th June at the Lagoon, Paisley. “Business Matters in Renfrewshire –your local B2B event” is organised by Renfrewshire Chamber and is open to everyone interested in business. […]

Divine Relief… Use acupressure to help relieve stress, anxiety and pain.

I was visiting a local primary school today – they’re having a World of Work week and I was invited along to chat to them about my occupation.  As well as talking about my work, I love being able to demonstrate just how effective the techniques I use on a daily basis really are and […]

Local MSP Becomes Cabinet Secretary for Finance

Renfrewshire North and West MSP Derek Mackay has today joined the Scottish Cabinet as Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Constitution. Mr Mackay had served as a junior minister since 2011, when he was appointed Minister for Local Government and Planning, before being moved to Minister for Transport in 2014. The SNP MSP takes over the […]