Category: Paisley

34,000 flock to Paisley for Halloween Festival which celebrates town’s witchcraft past

An estimated crowd of 34,000 flocked to Paisley for a Halloween spectacle this weekend with amazing floats, flying witches and a Mardi-Gras style parade. The town centre was taken over by the ghoulish extravaganza, which is one of the major events as part of the Year of Young People 2018 celebrations. Around 500 young people […]

Young people at heart of Paisley’s Halloween Festival meet Renfrewshire’s Year of Young People Champion

From soaring through the air as part of a witches aerial performance, creating spooky parade floats and working behind the scenes, more than 700 young people are at the centre of Paisley’s Halloween Festival. Renfrewshire’s Year of Young People Champion, Councillor Michelle Campbell, met with some of the volunteers, mentees and Youth Panel members as […]

Proposals seek to support more children to learn within their own community

Children with additional support needs will be better supported to learn in their community as part of an education review. Renfrewshire Council is looking to deliver better education for all children and young people with additional support needs by making sure the resources they need are available locally. Instead of children been transported to specialised […]

An Artist’s War

The art and letters of Morris & Alice Meredith Williams An illustrated talk by Phyllida Shaw about two artists, separated by the First World War, who would go on to create some of Scotland’s best known war memorials, including Spirit of the Crusaders at Paisley Cross.   Presented in partnership with the Paisley Philosophical Institution. […]

Come and cheer on the Pirates

Paisley Pirates are throwing open the doors at Braehead Arena as they go out into the local community, in a bid to give more local people the opportunity to watch their very own ice hockey team in action. The club is extending it’s seasonal group discount facility to cover all of their matches, which in […]

Paisley Pirates v Solway Stingrays

Paisley Pirates play their final match in the West Section of the Stuart Robertson Trophy this Sunday at 5.00pm when they go head to head with Solway Stingrays. They need an unlikely 22 goal margin of victory to catch leaders North Ayr Wild, who have fought out two successive 4-4 draws with Pirates in the […]


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2023 Noise Action Plan is published

GLASGOW AIRPORT PUBLISHES FIVE-YEAR NOISE ACTION PLAN   – Updated plan to include improved Noise Insulation Scheme and flight tracking tool giving local residents online access to aircraft movements –   Glasgow Airport has today (Thursday, October 25) published its Noise Action Plan which sets out how the airport aims to manage and, where possible, […]


Pirates contrived to let a two goal lead slip in the final minute of their clash with the hosts and, in the process, almost certainly handed top place in the Stuart Robertson Cup West Group to them. The visitors were quicker out the blocks and were ahead in the 3rd minute as skipper Chris Turley […]