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JOIN CONTACT THE ELDERLY FOR AFTERNOONS OF TEA, CAKE AND CHAT IN RENFREWSHIRE

Tea and cake lovers in the Renfrewshire area are being urged get in touch with local charity Contact the Elderly.   The charity provides free monthly Sunday afternoon tea parties for those aged 70 and over has been described by some as a social lifeline for those who are not often presented with opportunities to […]

NEW DIRECT FLIGHTS TO CANCUN AND BARBADOS FROM GLASGOW AIRPORT

THOMAS COOK AIRLINES ANNOUNCE DIRECT FLIGHTS TO CANCUN AND BARBADOS FROM GLASGOW AIRPORT   New  Cancun and Barbados routes announced for this winter New weekly summer Las Vegas service started on 4th May 2015 – doubling for Summer 2016   Thomas Cook Airlines’ has announced new routes to Cancun and Barbados from Glasgow Airport for […]

Paisley Pirates Presentation Night

Paisley Pirates brought down the curtain on their season with their Presentation Night in the 5 on 5 Club, Paisley, at which time various awards were handed out to players and the club’s army of volunteers. Coach Ian Turley, in his remarks, commented on the season just ended, paying tribute to an ever decreasing group […]

GLASVEGAS GLITZ AS THOMAS COOK AIRLINES INAUGURAL WEEKLY FLIGHT TO LAS VEGAS DEPARTS FROM GLASGOW AIRPORT

Today, Bank Holiday Monday, 4th May, Thomas Cook Airlines’ inaugural flight of the weekly summer service from Glasgow Airport to Las Vegas departed with over 300 customers on board.   The new service, announced last year, follows a series of one-off flights to the US city in recent summers.  Operating on Mondays on the airlines Airbus […]

St Mirren May Holiday Football Camp

St Mirren in the Community – May Holiday Football Camp at the Carbrini@JD Airdome – Monday 04th May St Mirren in the Community would like to remind all players, parents and guardians that bookings are now being taken for Mondays May holiday football camp at the Carbrini@JD Airdome. The camp for boys and girls aged […]

Your Vote is Needed

Vote to help St.Mirren’s disabled supporters The St.Mirren Charity, “The St.Mirren FC Community Trust” has applied for funding to help our wheelchair using disabled supporters access funds from a scheme launched by insurance giant Aviva. The project with the most votes will receive funding of £25,000. We want you and your friends via e mail, […]

Football festival has the right Stuff

Young people in Renfrewshire will enjoy a ‘festival of football’ at St Mirren Park thanks to a unique partnership. The local Street Stuff programme and the national Bank of Scotland Midnight League initiative are teaming up to hold a five-a-side tournament at the stadium on Tuesday 12 May. Up to 500 players aged 10-16 are […]

Council Pitches in with Linwood

Renfrewshire Council has agreed its biggest ever asset transfer to any community organisation and it is all to boost plans for a new sports facility in Linwood. Councillors have agreed to transfer the ownership of the former playing fields at Clippens school to the Linwood Community Development Trust (LCDT). In addition to transferring ownership of […]

Grand Fountain is winner at UK awards ceremony

The project to restore Paisley’s Grand Fountain to its former glory has beaten world-famous competition to be named as a winner at a prestigious UK awards ceremony. The intricate cast-iron A-listed structure – one of the town’s architectural treasures – was painstakingly returned to its original Victorian-era condition last year. And the project won the […]