Category: Paisley

Free public Wi-Fi to boost regeneration of Renfrewshire’s town centres and tackle digital exclusion

Renfrewshire Council is to roll-out public access Wi-Fi in three town centres. The system will be installed in Johnstone, Paisley and Renfrew after councillors voted to approve the plans and boost efforts to regenerate the areas. It will encourage people to visit the town centres by improving their experience. Increasing the number of visitors and […]


At Champion Vets Paisley we are aware that this time of year can be challenging financially. Sometimes people are concerned about an aspect of their pet’s health, but delay seeing the vet due to understandable financial constraints. We often find that problems left over the Christmas period are much worse when we examine them in […]


After a year of events Cub Scouts up and down the country are celebrating 100 years of adventure with Cubs 100 Promise Parties. The Cubs100 celebrations started in Paisley & District back in January when around 100 Cub Scouts had a weekend of adventure at our local campsite at Lapwing. In March 180 Cubs visited […]

Renfrew dance group win £2,000 in Arnold Clark comp

Jazzle Dazzle dance to victory in the Arnold Clark Skills Challenge After an exciting month of entries and votes in our Gear Up for Sport Skills Challenge competition, we welcomed winners Jazzle Dazzle to our Hillington Head Office to collect their £2000 grand prize. The mini pom squad submitted an impressive video of them performing […]

RAMH Renfrewshire Community Service opening with Cllr McMillan

Local mental health charity RAMH officially opened their new town centre premises, with health organisations, charities, service users, staff and volunteers in attendance. The ceremony included a ribbon cutting by Cllr Iain McMillan, followed by cake and coffee and a tour of the premises. RAMH Renfrewshire Community Service incorporates counselling, employability, financial literacy, and a […]

Don’t forget last recommended posting dates

Renfrewshire North & West MSP Derek Mackay MSP is urging constituents not to forget the last recommended posting dates this Christmas. The last recommend posting dates for Christmas are: Second Class – Tuesday 20 December 2016 First Class – Wednesday 21 December 2016 Special Delivery – Thursday 22 December 2016 Mr Mackay was speaking when […]

42 New Street

42 New Street is an exciting new bistro/restaurant/function suite NOW OPEN in Paisley. We have entertainment on every weekend. Get in touch for more info Comedy night last Thursday of every month, this month Des Mclean and Friends will be the opening act and it looks like being a fantastic evening, £8 per ticket. Check […]

Mackay welcomes Age Scotland’s 2017 ‘Hot Tips’ Calendar

Age Scotland, the national older peoples’ charity, is teaming up with Parliamentarians across Scotland to support the distribution of its annual ‘Hot Tips’ Calendar as part of its winter campaign.  Each month, the calendar looks at issues to help older people get prepared for winter, stay connected in their communities and keep healthy. Keith Robson, […]

Making Skills Work for Employers: Hillington – Work Based Learning

12th January: Making Skills Work for Employers: Hillington – Work Based Learning Whether your business will be paying the Apprenticeship Levy from 2017, or not, SDS are hosting a morning event for employers of all sizes to inform them of developments and opportunities with the Apprenticeship Family, local support for youth employment, recruiting a diverse […]