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Casa Bebe

We would like to help the traders who were close the George Pub fire, and we would like the Paisley Buddies to group together and help each business in return, the shop most affected was the closest shop to the fire casa bebe, he shop will re-open this week and we want you to show you care and also […]

Come and lock swords with masked superhero Zorro at Paisley Arts Centre this Easter.

Come and lock swords with masked superhero Zorro at Paisley Arts Centre this Easter.   Brought to you by Glasgow-based company Visible Fictions, The Mark of Zorro is a swash buckling theatre performance for children aged 8+, taking place at Paisley Arts Centre on Thurs 4 April at 1.30pm. Incorporating clever sets and prop design, […]

Council projects are honoured at COSLA Awards

Council projects are honoured at COSLA Awards A pioneering project which has successfully reduced youth disorder in Renfrewshire has been honoured at Scotland’s local authority Oscars. Renfrewshire’s Community Safety Hub and Street Stuff/Kick & Collect was crowned the winner of the Delivering Excellence Award at the COSLA Awards for its work to reduce youth disorder. […]

Apprentice Ryan is building his career

Apprentice Ryan is building his career A Renfrewshire Council apprentice is building for a bright future after reaching the final of a prestigious public-sector award. Ryan Finnigan, who works as a joiner with the council’s Building Services department, was nominated for the Association of Public Sector Excellence apprentice of the year awards. He was one […]

Book your place at the Contract Clinic for a free contract assessment.

Book your place at the Contract Clinic for a free contract assessment. Friday 22nd March, Hillington Park Innovation Centre UWS and Create Ts and Cs (commercial contract specialists) in association with MEPC is holding its monthly Contract Clinic at Hillington Park Innovation Centre on Friday 22nd March to help companies with their commercial contract issues. The Contract Clinic […]

£100,000 boost to help looked after kids go to the top of the class

£100,000 boost to help looked after kids go to the top of the class Children who are looked after by Renfrewshire Council are being giving a £100,000 boost to help them achieve better results at school. The cash will be used to recruit three new staff to help looked after children to overcome the barriers […]

Primary pupils are staying safe

Primary pupils are staying safe A scheme to help young people stay safe and on the right side of the law has been rebooted for the new year. The Safekids programme is a partnership aimed at reducing the number of accidents in young people, and has run in Renfrewshire for more than 10 years. This […]

Paisley Abbey Fourth Cloister project

Press release for planning application Paisley Abbey Fourth Cloister project   8th March 2013 Paisley Abbey is looking to the future. A planning application has now been submitted for a £2 million refurbishment of the Place of Paisley and construction of new visitor facilities and community space on the site of the former fourth cloister, which […]