Category: Paisley

New Covid testing site to open in Paisley Centre

A new COVID-19 testing site for people without symptoms of the virus is opening tomorrow in the centre of Paisley. The testing site will be open in the Paisley Centre from Tuesday 14 September and aims to help bring down current high rates of the virus by finding people who don’t know they have it. The facility will use lateral flow tests – which return results via text message within 45 […]

POND AND BEYOND: FORGOTTEN CORNER OF HOSPITAL GROUNDS TO BE TRANSFORMED INTO ENVIRONMENTAL TREASUR

AN untidy and largely forgotten area in the grounds of the Royal Alexandra Hospital (RAH) in Paisley is about to be transformed into an environmental gem. Over the next few months, an overgrown pond, hidden out of sight at the back of the hospital, which has little to no access for patients, staff and visitors, […]

Exhibition celebrates centenary of Renfrew Victory Baths

A special exhibition is being staged to mark the centenary of Renfrew’s Victory Baths. People will get the chance to see and hear about the amazing history of the swimming pool, which was officially opened on September 19, 1921 and is now run by the charity, Renfrewshire Leisure. The baths were gifted to the town […]

Child Disability Payment opens in Renfrewshire from November

Child Disability Payment opens in Renfrewshire from November National roll-out date announced for new benefit. Scotland’s Child Disability Payment will open for new applications to people in Renfrewshire from 22 November 2021. The full national roll-out follows a successful pilot launched in July across Dundee City, Perth & Kinross and the Western Isles council areas. This is […]

Paisley memories become part of A-listed town hall’s legacy

A time capsule containing memories of life in Paisley has been placed inside the foundations of Paisley Town Hall during the £22m transformation into a landmark entertainment venue for the west of Scotland. The striking Victorian-era town hall – part of the legacy of Paisley’s proud past at the centre of the world’s textile industry […]

Multan Tandoori is Friday treat night

Is it treat night Friday? It is at the Multan Tandoori so don’t forget we deliver to Paisley, Elderslie, Linwood, Barrhead, Johnstone, Renfrew, Ralston and Glasgow Airport. Order online or by phone, get fresh delicious Indian food delivered to your home. 0141 8894426 www.paisleymultan.co.uk #indian #cuisine #awardwinning #restaurant #takeaway #delivery #tasty #delicious #paisley #paisleymultan

NEWS FROM GAVIN NEWLANDS MP

DRIVING BOSSES TOLD TO GET A GRIP ON LORRY SHORTAGE  Transport chiefs have been told to “get a grip” of the lorry drivers’ crisis, as the shortage of drivers now threatens Christmas. Renfrewshire MP Gavin Newlands, the SNP’s Westminster Transport Spokesperson, challenged the Government at Transport Questions on Thursday.   Recent weeks have seen pubs […]

Paisley Buddie David Tennant at the National Television Awards

What a fantastic night for David Tennant who last night at the National Television awards received an award for Special Recognition for his contribution to the Television industry, especially after his amazing performance in the series Des which could not have been an easy part to play, he is an exceptional actor and we are […]

EVOLVE is Looking for Community Steering Group Members.

We’re looking for new steering group members for EVOLVE! Do you live in Seedhill? Have something to say about the area? Want to be involved in the direction of a community project? EVOLVE is an arts and culture project organising get-togethers for Seedhill full of creative activities to celebrate local identity and community pride. It’s […]