Category: Paisley

ReMode Events Coming up

We’ve got loads of events coming up!  So Machine is a chance to make and design your own skateboards and skater clothes. For over-16s, our Meddle and Make Workshop is back, while you can learn all about natural tie-dye at Woad Week (A ReMode Make Week), and create great new pieces for your home and garden at Indoors/Outdoors Week (A […]

Major town centre investment to be considered by councillors

A major package of capital investment in Paisley town centre is set to be considered by Renfrewshire councillors when they meet next week. Plans being put forward propose a package of investment totalling £45.7million in refurbishment and upgrades to Paisley Town Hall, Paisley Arts Centre, a new venue at the former Galbraith’s site on Back […]

Ambitious plans unveiled to reshape Renfrewshire

Plans to create a thriving Renfrewshire are set to be considered by councillors next week. Thriving Places, Connected Communities is the new Council Plan being presented next week, which sets out the local authority’s vision and strategic objectives for Renfrewshire over the next five years. Renfrewshire has a population of 176,000 people and has a proud […]

New partnership programme launches in Renfrewshire to keep young drivers safe on the road

Young drivers at Renfrewshire Council are set to improve their skills behind the wheel as Police Scotland launched a new partnership programme in Renfrewshire. More than 40 driving instructors and learners attended a launch event at the Gleniffer Hotel which outlined the benefits of the programme through presentations by Police Scotland and the Motor Schools […]

Operational activity underway as part of Team Up to Clean Up campaign

The fruits of a £250,000 investment in the cleanliness of Renfrewshire’s streets will soon be visible as an enhanced programme of operational activity gets underway. The Team Up to Clean Up campaign sees an additional investment in gully cleaning, road sweeping, litter picking and a refresh of the roads infrastructure to improve the standard of […]

Further Engagement Sessions Announced for Team Up to Clean Up

Renfrewshire Council will be holding another round of local engagement sessions for the upcoming Team Up to Clean Up Campaign, which sees an extra investment of £250,000 devoted to cleaning up our streets and improving our local environment. Renfrewshire Council want to make sure the views of local communities are heard within the campaign and […]

LOCAL VOLUNTEERS URGED TO VOTE FOR THEIR CHARITY AT NATIONAL AWARDS

Volunteers are being urged to vote so the work they do for Contact the Elderly can be recognised at a national awards ceremony. Contact the Elderly’s 125 tea parties in Scotland, including groups based locally, are supported by 1400 volunteers and offer an invaluable lifeline of friendship to more than 850 older people who live […]

Renfrew Ferry – MSP Comments on ferry withdrawal due to safety concerns

Renfrewshire North & West MSP Derek Mackay has expressed his deep concern that the vessel used to operate the Renfrew ferry service has been withdrawn due to safety concerns. The service has been out of operation for the past week. This followed a similar situation in July, when the service was suddenly out of operation […]