Category: Paisley

Pupils’ words are just pure poetry

PUPILS from two Paisley schools will have their own written words turned into a poem by Renfrewshire’s Poet Laureate, Brian Whittingham. The poet, who has been appointed Tannahill Makar for Renfrewshire, met with Primary 5 pupils from St Fergus and Glencoats Primaries in Ferguslie Library. Brian recited poetry to the pupils, who also got the […]

SURROGATE PRODUCTIONS TOURS THE UK PREMIERE OF JON FOSSE’S THE GUITAR MAN IN A TRANSLATION BY LOUIS MUINZER

The debut production from surrogate productions, The Guitar Man, opens as part of Platform’s Outskirts Festival on Saturday 27 April, before embarking on a tour around Scotland in May. ‘Everything has its time, a man and a piece of music…’ A man makes his living singing the same songs day after day on the edge […]

Safety first for thousands of Renfrewshire pupils

Every primary six pupil in Renfrewshire will benefit from a series of safety workshops designed to keep young people safe. Around 2000 pupils are taking part in the annual Safe Kids event organised by the Renfrewshire Community Safety Partnership and the programme has delivered safety messages to more than 30,000 young people since it was […]

Look what’s popped up for local artists and performers

LOCAL artists and performers are being given the chance to showcase their talents in a new pop-up space in the centre of Paisley. Renfrewshire Leisure has launched POP – a temporary community arts, event and exhibition space in the former Post Office, at the Piazza Shopping Centre. For the summer months Renfrewshire Leisure are offering […]

£40million investment in Renfrewshire’s roads underway

Plans for the first set of roads and footways to be improved in Renfrewshire have been announced – with every community in the area set to benefit. The £40million investment programme is being delivered over a five-year period as part of the biggest ever sustained investment in Renfrewshire’s roads network, with more than £8million set […]

Thousands turn out to enjoy feast of fun at Paisley Food and Drink Festival 2019

More than 16,000 people turned out to enjoy a two-day feast of delicious street food and live entertainment at this year’s Paisley Food and Drink Festival. The fifth annual event, which took place on Friday 26 and Saturday 27 April, attracted crowds from Renfrewshire and beyond to the town’s Abbey Close for one of Scotland’s […]

Help the gofundme page for Heriot Primary Outdoor Classroom

There has been outrage about the fire in the Outdoor Classroom fire which was started last night (Thursday 25th April) There has been a gofundme page setup by one of the parents, first of all here is some info from the bbc news, The photos were courtesy of Elaine Adams who witnessed the sickening act. […]

Fun underway at Paisley Food and Drink Festival 2019

The Paisley Food and Drink Festival 2019 is well underway with visitors enjoying a fantastic first day at one of Scotland’s biggest outdoor food and drink events. The town’s fifth annual event is taking place today (Friday 26 April) and Saturday 27 April, with more than 40 food and drink traders and live entertainment – […]

One for all the family at The Bungalow

🎪The Bungalow are proud to announce that we are sponsors of the Paisley Food and Drink Festival Main Stage 2019🎪 We are delighted to be part of this brilliant family festival this year and will be entertaining you with a variety of live music from 12 till 9 pm on Saturday the 27th April This […]