Category: Paisley

Renfrewshire Credit Union AGM 2018

Renfrewshire-Wide Credit Union would like to invite members to their AGM that will take place on Monday 12th March 2018 at 7pm in the Glynhill Hotel Renfrew.   The meeting will begin at 7pm and is open to all members and will give you the chance to meet with the board and review the credit union’s performance […]

Paisley’s Food and Drink Festival set to be the biggest yet

Paisley’s popular Food and Drink Festival returns this April and it’s going to be bigger and better that ever before. The festival will take place over two days for the first time ever starting on Friday 27 and Saturday 28 of April when the very best of Scotland’s producers will showcase their wares to visitors […]

Race is on to sign up for Paisley 10k and Fun Run

The race is on to sign up for this year’s Paisley 10k Road Race and Fun Run. The popular event – sponsored by sports and outdoors retailer, Decathlon – takes place on Sunday, August 19. And now the starting gun has been fired for people to register for the 10k race and shorter Fun Run, […]

Renfrewshire Council commits long-term funding for Families First

Renfrewshire’s innovative Families First programme has been given long-term commitment as the Council’s budget for 2018/19 was approved.   An investment of £5million will be put into a new five-year Tackling Poverty programme that will deliver initiatives that have been proven to make the most difference to people’s lives. The announcement secures the Families First […]

Primary school in Renfrewshire announced as first Scottish title holder of UKLA Literacy School of the Year

An ‘inspirational’ Renfrewshire primary school has been named as Literacy School of the Year. St Anthony’s Primary School in Johnstone was chosen for the honour by the UK Literacy Association, which aims to raise literacy standards in schools across the nation. The school, which has around 200 pupils, was described by the judges as ‘inspirational’, […]

Get your skates on at intu Braehead, say Torvill and Dean

DANCING on Ice legends, Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean are urging people to get their skates on and head down to the ice rink in the Arena at intu Braehead. The Olympic Gold medalists turned TV stars were at the Arena to promote the upcoming Dancing on Ice Live Tour and took time out to […]

Renfrewshire marks Scottish Apprenticeship Week with series of STEM events

Renfrewshire is marking Scottish Apprenticeship Week with a series of events designed to encourage young women to consider careers in traditionally male dominated sectors. The week celebrates the benefits apprenticeships bring to businesses, individuals and the economy, and coincides with International Women’s Day on Thursday . There will be a series of Science, Technology, Engineering […]

Celebrate Paisley’s buildings by contributing to the town’s Story Map

Photography fans are being encouraged to share their favourite snaps of Paisley’s unique architecture for a Story Map that tells the story of the town through its rich built heritage. The Story Map will capture a visual record of historic properties within Paisley Town Centre Conservation Area. Pupils and community groups are being asked to […]