Category: Paisley

A FIRST FOR PAISLEY FIRST

Paisley is set to become the first Business Improvement District (BID) in Scotland to have a gable end transformed into a giant mural. The work highlights one of the town’s most eminent yet relatively unknown sons, Alexander Wilson, as well as iconic buildings and local wildlife. Paisley First, the regeneration group tasked with breathing new […]

Gavin Newlands MP joins campaign to save lives

Every single year in the UK, 30,000 people suffer a sudden cardiac arrest. Sadly, just less than 1-in-10 survive. It’s time to take action. As part of European Restart a Heart Day, Gavin Newlands MP visited The Oliver King Foundation at their launch event in Westminster to show his support. The Oliver King Foundation was […]

PAISLEY PIRATES-UPDATE

Following on from Paisley Pirates’ memorable League winning performance at Dundee last Saturday, beating the local Tigers 6-0 to clinch the SNL title for only the third time over a 24 year period, the club has continued to receive congratulatory messages not just from the local community, but from icons associated with the club since […]

Arts centre’s 30th anniversary celebrations – and all that jazz!

THEY just can’t stop the music at Paisley Arts Centre.  As part of Paisley Arts Centre’s 30th anniversary celebrations, free jazz music gigs are being staged in the café bar after three shows in the main auditorium. Jazz singer, Evelyn Laurie will perform along with guitarist, Frank Bolam from 9.30pm until 11pm after concerts by […]

Bookmakers launch project to tackle hidden addiction of problem gambling among young people

A new project aimed at tackling the ‘hidden addiction’ of problem gambling among young people has been launched by the trade body for bookmakers in Scotland.   The Association of British Bookmakers in Scotland (ABB Scotland) will fund the six month project, working in partnership with Paisley based charity RCA Trust to deliver education and […]

Climate Challenge Funding for Renfrewshire Projects

The Scottish Government has announced the £10 Million Climate Challenge Funding…and our friends at LEAP (Local Energy Action Plan) are one of the 113 organisations to benefit. The Climate Challenge Fund encourages communities across Scotland to take action on climate change and so help enable our transition to more sustainable, low carbon lifestyles.  The Fund […]

FREE function hire at 42 New Street

FREE function hire at 42 New  Street, including FREE DJ – are you looking to have a birthday, wedding, engagement, christening, hen night etc then get in touch. For more information give us a call on Call 07493 674559.

Public still firmly behind Renfrewshire’s City Deal projects

There continues to be overwhelming support for major infrastructure projects that will secure Renfrewshire’s long-term economic future. Renfrewshire Council held engagement events over seven months last year, including nine separate public exhibitions and numerous meetings with community councils. Almost 1,500 people took the chance to have their say and help shape proposals for the ‘Clyde […]

Paisley Opera

Paisley Opera:  Opera for and with the people of Paisley, an idea born out of passion and a belief that opera can speak directly to all kinds of people. What is Paisley Opera…? Paisley Opera is an idea born out of passion and a belief that opera can speak directly to all kinds of people. We want […]