Category: Paisley

Paisley to host Scots Trad Music Awards in 2017

The Scots Trad Music Awards are to be held in Paisley in December 2017 for the first time. The news was announced by event founder Simon Thoumire at this year’s Gala Concert and Awards Ceremony in Caird Hall, Dundee on Saturday, December 3. The BBC MG ALBA Scots Trad Awards are considered a major highlight […]

Buy now, pay 6 months at Frank Gillespie Cars

Frank Gillespie cars advertise in the only newspaper press motors weekly that you can pick up at any BP petrol station. They are located just 5 minutes from Glasgow Airport and finance options are available in mot cases and warranty available.  You can also buy now and pay in 6 months, conditions apply.

Todholm Primary School launches its first community café to the public

Budding entrepreneurs from Todholm Primary School have run their first community café after being awarded funding through Renfrewshire Council’s Dragons’ Den competition. The first Todholm Tearooms event was held on Fri 2 December with more than 40 members of the community coming along to enjoy the pupils’ hospitality and wares. On the day visitors were […]

Scottish Labour leader backs Paisley 2021 bid

Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale has publicly backed Paisley’s bid for UK City of Culture 2021, in the latest show of cross-party political support for the town’s ambitions.   The Scottish Labour leader gave her backing during a visit to Paisley Museum where she met young people involved in an award winning creative youth project […]

Be the star of your own Christmas TV advert

SHOPPERS at intu Braehead are being given the chance to appear in their own Christmas TV advert. They’re being encouraged to make a short video clip of themselves sending season’s greetings to family and friends, which will be shown on the mall’s giant TV screen every day in the run-up to Christmas. And yesterday, River […]

Swimmers enjoyed dancing the Splashing White Sergeant!

Swimmers at Renfrew Victory Baths certainly splashed out to celebrate St Andrew’s Day. They took part in an Aqua Ceilidh with Scottish dancing in the pool. The event was organised by Renfrewshire Leisure and as well as enjoying Scottish music being played on the pool’s sound system, the swimmers were entertained by six-year-old Hayley Carlton, […]

This months events at THE BUNGLOW

Friday 2nd December: What’s On: RadioLa & Fantanas Genre: Soft Rock Time: 8pm Opening Hours: 1pm – 1am Entry: Free Age: 18+ Saturday 3rd December: What’s On:  Bootleg Beatnik & The Backscratchers + Andy Hamilton Genre: Blues Opening Hours: 1pm – 1am Entry: Free Age: 18+ Sunday 4th December: What’s On: Open Mic Night Genre: […]

Kids bag themselves some great books

EVERY Primary One pupil in Renfrewshire has been given a bag full of books and fun activities to encourage them to read. Renfrewshire Leisure staff visited schools to hand out Bookbug Family Bags as part of Book Week Scotland.The family bags – produced by the Scottish Book Trust in partnership with Education Scotland and the […]