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Shop aims to clean up thanks to council grant

Shop aims to clean up thanks to council grant. A Paisley vacuum repair shop is hoping to hoover up some new trade after it was revamped through help from a council heritage scheme. Renfrewshire Council’s £3.5m Townscape Heritage Initiative/Conservation Area Regeneration Scheme includes a shopfront grant scheme for local retail properties. It meets up to […]

Scottish songwriting stars team up for Rafferty tribute

Scottish songwriting stars team up for Rafferty tribute. Paisley hosts Bring it all Home festival to celebrate Gerry’s legacy The cream of Scotland’s songwriting talent is teaming up for a series of unique concerts to celebrate the memory of the late Gerry Rafferty in his hometown of Paisley. Bring it all Home (11 to 19 […]

Join the Tartan Walk Renfrewshire

Join the Tartan Walk Renfrewshire. Renfrewshire’s residents have the chance to take in the picturesque sights of Lochwinnoch by joining the Tartan Walk! Organised by Renfrewshire Council in partnership with Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park, the Tartan Walk takes place on Wednesday 26th of February at 11am and is suitable for all ages and levels of […]

Start of Arnotts work hailed as major boost for town

Start of Arnotts work hailed as major boost for town. Renfrewshire’s council leader has hailed the start of work on new flats on the former Arnotts site as the ‘latest bit of good news’ in Paisley’s ongoing regeneration. Work to prepare the ground for construction of Link Group’s development of 31 flats for shared equity […]

I Am Me Raising Awareness of Disability Hate Crime and Harassment

I Am Me – Raising Awareness of Disability Hate Crime and Harassment Do you work in or have a business in Renfrewshire? Did you know that many disabled people do not participate in community life due to fear of harassment and abuse? In Renfrewshire, there are 36,000 people registered as disabled or having a long […]

Lego exhibition extended due to popular demand

Lego exhibition extended due to popular demand. Renfrewshire Arts & Museums is delighted to announce the extension of the Brick City exhibition at Paisley Museum. Due to popular demand, the exhibition will now end on Sunday 2 March, instead of Sunday 16 February. So there are now just over two weeks left to visit. Brick […]

Feral at Paisley Arts Centre

Feral at Paisley Arts Centre. Spring 2014 will see Tortoise in a Nutshell, in co-production with Cumbernauld Theatre, conduct their first national tour of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2013 smash hit and Scotsman Fringe First award winner ‘Feral’. An innovative performance combining puppetry, object manipulation, immersive soundscapes and multi-media technology, Feral holds a community under […]