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UK Parliamentary Election candidates for the Paisley and Renfrewshire North and Paisley and Renfrewshire South constituencies

UK Parliamentary Election candidates for the Paisley and Renfrewshire North and Paisley and Renfrewshire South constituencies. Renfrewshire Council Media Information Paisley and Renfrewshire North constituency John Anderson, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Andy Doyle, Cannabis is Safer than Alcohol Jim Halfpenny, Scottish Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition Ryan Morrison, Scottish Green Party Gavin Newlands, Scottish National […]

Holiday boost for Huntington’s disease awareness

Ferry operator CalMac is helping one Barrhead family improve understanding of a devastating degenerative brain disorder across the Western Isles. Competition winners Jim Bavin and his wife Susanne have won a fourteen day Island Rover ticket donated by the company to the Paisley Scottish Huntington’s Association (SHA), the only charity in the country supporting families […]

Local girl selected for International Beauty Pageant

In aid of Rainbow Child Foundation   Local resident Stephanie Bain has been selected to compete for a place in an exciting beauty pageant being held in Disneyland Paris! Stephanie from Erskine, Renfrewshire has been chosen by the Face Of The Globe organisation to compete at a regional heat being held at Holiday Inn Glasgow […]

We’re mall pals with giant TV bunny Mim-Mim

YOUNGSTERS hopped down to the intu Braehead shopping centre and met up with the bunny rabbit star of the popular kids TV show, Kate and Mim-Mim. They’re all now best friends with giant purple bunny Mim-Mim, who visited the mall yesterday to meet his young fans, teach the kids some bunny hop moves and take […]

Legends Night – 18th April 2015

The St Mirren Fans Council are organising an event on the 18th April 2015, the event is to celebrate the 35th Anniversary of the Club winning the Anglo Scottish Cup, the only Scottish club to do so. The Event will be held in the hospitality suite at St Mirren Park at 7pm. On the night […]


Paisley Pirates’ supporters are furious after it was announced that there would be no 3rd/4th place playoff at this weekend’s SNL Playoff finals, weeks after they had booked accommodation for what was described as the showpiece event of the season for SNL fans. “It comes as a huge disappointment to learn that without discussion the […]

Beaver Scouts Receive Top Award

Four Beaver Scouts from the Oldhall Beaver Colony received their Chief Scout Award Bronze. During the evening our District Commissioner was able to present a number of badges including nights away awards, gardeners badger and the top award for the 6-8year olds, the Chief Scout Award Bronze. A number of Beaver Scouts also made their […]


Pirates duly qualified for the SNL Playoff Finals in Kirkcaldy following a goal fest at the Braehead Arena, which saw them despatch an Aberdeen side which, although never giving up, couldn’t quite match the firepower of the home side.   The Paisley side opened brightly and were ahead inside four minutes as Scott Cowan took […]