Category: Paisley

Sanitisation of Commercial Properties

Give your staff peace of mind when returning to work after lockdown.  CALL 1st CHOICE CHEMDRY TODAY FOR A QUOTE ON 0141 848 9634 Local Paisley business 1st Choice ChemDry is offering commercial sanitising with their hospital-grade formula.  1st Choice ChemDry also uses APT testing, which can tell the team in just 10 seconds whether […]

Mum who lost teenage son to hidden medical condition takes campaign to Scottish Parliament

A MUM devastated by the sudden death of her teenage son from a hidden medical condition has launched a petition calling on the Scottish Government to offer full body scans for newborn babies. The move by Sameena Javed is to make sure rare and hidden medical conditions are detected early. The mum is also petitioning […]

William Wallace and Robert The Bruce

Hey, Lucas here again. Now I suggest if you are not into good old Scottish history then probably best not to read this. My great grandfather loved Scottish history so I decided to dedicate this article in memory of him.  Now if you are Scottish, have been brought up within Scotland or just love good […]

Hundreds of volunteers get set for a Spotless September

Volunteers from across Renfrewshire are set to make it a Spotless September once again as they head out into their communities to brighten up the area where they live and tackle litter. A mainstay of Renfrewshire Council’s award-winning Team Up to Clean Up campaign, the month-long campaign saw more than a thousand people take part […]

Free phone line to support people during the pandemic

Renfrewshire Health and Social Care Partnership (HSCP) and RAMH (recovery across mental health) have created a direct access free telephone support line to help people talk about how they are feeling during the Coronavirus pandemic. The new support line 0800 221 8904 is available Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm and adds to the collaborative ongoing localised […]

Geilston Visit by U3A’s Garden Gang Buddies

As pupils returned to school, some retired adults in Paisley & District U3A went to study Geilston Gardens in Cardross.  This U3A’s Garden Gang visited the walled garden and floral mini maze recently re-opened by the National Trust for Scotland.  Mindful of the current lockdown guidance, everyone stayed in small groups, and afterwards members enjoyed […]

Renfrewshire’s Provost sets sail to preserve Renfrew’s historic fishing rights

Renfrewshire’s Provost Lorraine Cameron set sail across the River Clyde this week to carry out the traditional act of casting the nets to maintain Renfrew’s fishing rights on the river. Due to current Scottish Government guidelines, Provost Cameron was unable to be joined by Renfrew residents for the traditional boat trip down the Clyde and […]

Paisley’s Transport, Sights and History

Hello, let me introduce myself my name is Lucas, I am one of the newest journalists for I am so pleased to be able to share my first article with you guys and I hope you enjoy this article as much as I enjoyed writing it for you. Just so you can all get to […]

Sword-Swallowing: The Graphic Novel.

This Wednesday, and every Wednesday through to the 30th of September, Create Paisley will be running online graphic novel workshops about a sword-swallowing theatre magnate. John Chalmers and Sandra Marrs will be your hosts, a writer and artist team who work under the name Metaphrog.  Metaphrog have been nominated for, and won, several awards, and […]