Category: Paisley

Have a conversation while your eating a fish supper

Visitors to one of Paisley’s best-known chip shops will be having a special conversation while they’re eating their fish and chips. Hannah Fox and Kate Drummond from Paisley Arts Centre’s Out of Place programme of innovative artworks will be interviewing customers in Castelvecchi, in Paisley’s New Street on Monday, March 25 and Saturday, March 30 […]

Award-winning Gin71 bar to offer perfect serve for visitors to Paisley Food and Drink Festival 2019

The award-winning Gin71 bar is coming to the Paisley Food and Drink Festival 2019 to give visitors the chance to enjoy a perfect serve of top artisan gins. The popular Glasgow-based bar chain returns to the Festival, which takes place over two days on Friday 26 and Saturday 27 April, after hosting popular gin tasting […]

Paisley Drinks Co

Introduction to the Paisley Drinks Co. Brian at Paisley Org has asked me to do this blog to tell the fine people of paisley more about the Paisley Drinks Co and what my ambitions are for the brand. I’ve worked in the Food and Drink industry for a number of years now and the Scotland […]

Cor Hutton celebrates the opening of St. Vincent’s Charity Shop

Guinness World Record holder and the first Scot to receive a double hand transplant, Cor Hutton, has joined St. Vincent’s Hospice today to celebrate the grand reopening of their charity shop in Lochwinnoch. Cor, who has made headlines all across the globe with her inspirational accomplishments, is a long-time supporter of the Hospice and was […]

Renfrewshire classroom assistants hone their skills

It’s been described as “the best job in the world” and is benefiting school pupils right across Renfrewshire. And thanks to a partnership with experts at the University of Strathclyde, classroom assistants in Renfrewshire schools are now even better equipped to support pupil development. Following a successful pilot last year, the latest cohort of 33 […]

New discounted hire rate for Tweedie Hall

Families are to get a new discounted rate when they hire Tweedie Hall, in Linwood. The move by Renfrewshire Leisure to create a new community rate – lower than the normal commercial charge – comes in response to requests from local residents to look at a community rate, in addition to the existing commercial and […]

TEENAGER TWINS CHOSEN TO LAUNCH THE 25TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS OF RACE FOR LIFE IN SCOTLAND

COURAGEOUS teenager Erin McCafferty who beat cancer has been chosen with her twin sister Nicole to launch the 25th birthday celebrations of Race for Life in Scotland. The twins shared almost everything together growing up but never the same birthday. Despite entering the world just 25 minutes apart, they were born on separate days with Erin […]

Mall boss becomes Oor Wullie to launch charity fundraising bid

GAME for a laugh shopping centre boss Peter Beagley became Oor Wullie for a day as he launched the intu Braehead bid to raise money for a children’s hospital charity. Peter dressed as the iconic comic strip character and sat on a galvie bucket beside a life-size statue of Oor Wullie, which will be on […]