Category: Paisley

ONLY SCOTTISH DATE: SERIOUS PRESENTS JASON MORAN – THE HARLEM HELLFIGHTERS AT PAISLEY TOWN HALL (PART OF 14-18 NOW)

JASON MORAN – THE HARLEM HELLFIGHTERS (only Scottish performance is at Paisley Town Hall) James Reese Europe and The Absence of Ruin Bravery, race and the explosive arrival of jazz in war-torn Europe as Jason Moran creates an original response to the extraordinary story of James Reese Europe and the Harlem Hellfighters.   ‘We won France by […]

AIRPORT PASSENGER NUMBERS SET TO SOAR THIS WEEK AS OCTOBER BREAK GETS UNDERWAY

More than 160,000 passengers expected to jet off on holiday this weekend in one of the airport’s busiest periods of the year   Glasgow Airport is gearing up for one of its busiest periods of the year today (Thursday, October 11) as tens of thousands of holidaymakers prepare to jet off for the October holiday […]

Pirates continue to add to their impressive list of local sponsors

Paisley Pirates continue to add to their impressive list of local sponsors, following on from the news that Abbey Services, based in Underwood Road, Paisley, have returned to support the club for another season The company provides a full range of building services ranging from the provision of CCTV, roofing, alarms to all forms of […]

DEREK MACKAY MSP BACKS CHARITY’S SOCIAL SECURITY ADVICE SERVICE FOR DEAF CONSTITUENTS

Derek Mackay MSP is urging deaf people in Renfrewshire who have queries about benefits to use a charity’s social security advocacy service. The service, which is run by the charity Action on Hearing Loss Scotland, can provide people who are Deaf or have hearing loss – including British Sign Language (BSL) users – with information, advice and, […]

Witches ‘accuser’ in historic case unfairly treated says academic as Paisley gears up for annual Halloween Festival

It is one of the most infamous witch trials in history which saw Paisley the last town in western Europe to conduct a mass execution in 1697. Four women and three men were sentenced to death after series of events which started when the  11-year-old daughter of a local laird mysteriously fell ill. Christian Shaw suffered […]

Children from St Paul’s and Foxlea Early Learning perform at official opening

Children at the new £8.5million shared campus of St Paul’s Primary School and Foxlea Early Learning and Childcare Centre in Paisley were in fine voice for its official opening. Pupils from St Paul’s sang ‘A New Day’ accompanied by drums at the service to celebrate the new facility, which was officially opened by Renfrewshire’s Provost […]

Paisley to host scooter spectacular when ModStuff rides out again

Paisley town centre will once again be at the centre of a scooter spectacular when the ever-popular ModStuff event returns to the annual Spree festival. The annual festival-within-a-festival – run by LNP Promotions – celebrates all things Mod and Northern Soul, and will again take over the Spiegeltent in County Square on Saturday 20 October. […]

MIRREN BUSINESS CENTRES – Offices To Let, Paisley

119 Renfrew Road, Paisley – Near M8 Jct 27 / Glasgow International Airport Recently we created new and modern space here at Mirren Court on Renfrew Road. Our new space has already been freshly decorated, newly carpeted, have new LED lighting, central heating and lots of natural day light. The offices have a large shared […]

Hospice Care Week – St. Vincent’s Hospice needs your help!

This week, St. Vincent’s Hospice, are taking part in Hospice Care Week 2018 and are looking for your help in shaping the future of their services. The theme for this year is “Heart My Hospice”, led by the national hospice and palliative care charity, Hospice UK, and St. Vincent’s are asking you to get involved […]