Category: Blog

Paisley 10k 2012

The race is on! 10k winners announced as event gets closer With three weeks to go until the Paisley Vision 10k and Fun Run, eight lucky winners have snapped up free registration to the major sporting event. Event sponsors MEPC Hillington Park made the winning draw and Councillor Iain McMillan, Convener of Renfrewshire Council’s Community […]

Sponsored Cycle For Macmillan

The next event for www.facebook.com/groups/FacebayFundraising/ (find us on facebook) is a sponsored cycle, starting at Millport on 4th August 2012 to raise money for MacMillan Cancer Support. Meeting point is at the Largs Ferry Terminal at 12 midday, where we will be catching the ferry across to Millport where the sponsored cycle will begin. The […]

Paisley bids to become Festival Town

Paisley has launched a joint bid to become an official Festival Town for 2013. Renfrewshire Council and the Creative Renfrewshire Network have teamed up to submit a joint bid to Creative Scotland for a Creative Place Award. The Creative Place Awards aim to celebrate the value of creativity to the social and economic wellbeing of […]

Bishop of Paisley Philip Tartaglia has been appointed as the new Archbishop of Glasgow

Pope Benedict XVI has appointed Bishop Philip Tartaglia as Archbishop of Glasgow. The new Archbishop will succeed Most Rev Mario Joseph Conti, who has been Archbishop since 22 February 2002. Commenting on the appointment the new Archbishop-Elect said: “I am conscious of the historic place of the Archdiocese of Glasgow in the history of Christianity […]

What’s On in Renfrewshire!

What’s On in Renfrewshire! We have a fantastic season lined up for what’s on Renfrewshire – tickets now on sale! (all text courtesy of Renfrewshire Council) Full details of performances, exhibitions, films, classes and events are available in our ‘What’s On Guide’. Get your FREE copy at Paisley Town Hall, Paisley Arts Centre or Paisley […]

Maura Currie – Speech and Drama/Elocution lessons in the Paisley area

With over 15 years broadcasting experience (voice over and narration work) Maura is also qualified in Speech and Drama to ALCM diploma standard (London College of Music).   Specialising in: Voice coaching Speech and Drama Elocution tuition Tuition for London College of Music Speech and Drama grade examinations Private tuition and group classes are available […]

Paisley Pipe Band Competition

Pipe bands from across the UK will head to Paisley for the town’s growing Pipe Band Competition this weekend. Bands from Milngavie to Manchester will take part in the national competition on Saturday 21 July presided over by Depute Provost John Caldwell. This will be the third Paisley Pipe Band Competition which has become a […]

Whats on in Renfrewshire!

What’s On in Renfrewshire! We have a fantastic season lined up – tickets now on sale! Full details of performances, exhibitions, films, classes and events are available in our ‘What’s On Guide’. Get your FREE copy at Paisley Town Hall, Paisley Arts Centre or Paisley Museum. Bookings and information: Paisley Arts Centre, New St, Paisley […]