Category: Blog

Connecting Communities

Connecting Communities is a free daytime Tuesday club for adults in Paisley area looking to develop their technical and digital skills. The space will have skill-building workshops including coding, graphic design and more with help from our experienced youth workers. Connecting Communities will begin every Tuesday 1pm – 3pm from late September and tickets are […]

St Vincent’s launch new partnership

St Vincent’s Hospice are delighted to announce a new corporate partnership with WRC Recycling that will see their staff take part in a Glasswalk to kick start fundraising at their Headquarters in Inchinnan on 26th October. The family run business and its employees have pledged to “Pay for a Day” of care at St Vincent’s […]

Challenges ahead as Renfrewshire Council seeks £35million savings over next three years

Renfrewshire Council is facing a budget shortfall of around £35million in its annual budget in the next three years, according to papers published today. A paper setting out the council’s current financial position and projected shortfall was published ahead of the council meeting next week (29 September) where it will be considered by councillors. It […]

Spotless September crosses halfway point with more than 180 litter picks undertaken so far

Renfrewshire’s Spotless September event has passed the hallway point and 184 litter picks have been undertaken so far, with more than 300 volunteers removing over 1,200 bags of litter from the local environment. A mainstay of Renfrewshire Council’s award-winning Team Up to Clean Up campaign, the event brings together the council and the community to […]

Smile make over

We are one of the only dental practices in the area that are partnered with Mini Smile Makeover to offer an affordable and effective solution to transform your smile. However, we also offer bespoke packages, so there are options to suit any patient’s requirements, from Invisalign, whitening to our other fantastic aesthetic treatments. Many of […]

National walk event aims to change perceptions of people in recovery

Paisley will host a national event aiming to change perceptions of people recovering from alcohol and drug use. The Recovery Walk Scotland event, organised by the Scottish Recovery Consortium, will take place in the town centre on Saturday 24 September between 11am and 4pm. The event opens with a poignant ceremony of placing roses into […]

OneRen Activity Camps back for school holidays

OneRen’s October Activity Camps are set to return bringing plenty of fun-filled action for children and young people during the school holidays. The activity-packed camps are running between 10am and 3pm, every weekday from Monday, October 17 to Friday October 21 at the ON-X, in Linwood and the Park Mains Sports Complex, Erskine. Young people […]

Council launches Gaelic Language consultation

Residents are being urged to have their say on how the Gaelic language will be supported and promoted in Renfrewshire over the next five years. Renfrewshire Council has launched a consultation on the draft Gaelic Language Plan and is asking residents what would make the biggest difference for both Gaelic speakers and people interested in […]