Paisley, Renfrewshire Category


Paisley welcomes its musical twin

Paisley was alive to the sound of music as students from its sister town of Fürth put on a special performance in Paisley Town Hall. Fürth […]

St James ‘Racecourse’ – The race for the Silver Bell

St James park is still known locally as ‘The Racecourse’ even although Paisley’s last horse race was held here in 1907. As far back as 1620, even […]

Gavin Newlands raises state pension inequality in Parliament

Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has questioned the newly appointed Minister for Welfare Delivery, Caroline Nokes MP, on the effects of the new […]

Don’t be alarmed, the Fire Engine Rally is coming back to Johnstone!

The popular Fire Engine Rally returns to Johnstone on Saturday 13th August. Once again, big crowds are expected to descend on the town’s Houston Square for an […]

Paisley & District Scouts heading out to PAGGS

July 26th marks the beginning of PAGGS – international scouting camp taking place every other year. PAGGS is an international twin town cooperation involving Guides, Scouts […]

Videos from 2016 Pipe Band Championships

Large crowds lined the High Street and County Square to watch pipers and drummers from across Renfrewshire, Scotland and further afield compete to be named 2016 […]

Photographs from 2016 Pipe Band Championships

Paisley town centre was crowded on Saturday as the town hosted its seventh annual Pipe Band Championships. Photographs taken by Robert Moore on behalf of The […]

Performances are piping hot at Paisley Championships

Paisley was alive with the sound of pipes and drums on Saturday (23 July) as the town hosted its seventh annual Pipe Band Championships. Bumper crowds […]

2016 Paisley Pipe Band Championships Video and Photographs

Now in its seventh year, Paisley Pipe Band Championships will see some of the top pipe bands from Scotland and beyond compete in the heart of […]