Category: Paisley

Renfrewshire Carers Centre Receives Grant from the Big Lottery Fund

Renfrewshire Carers Centre is pleased to announce it has received a £420,514 grant from the BIG LOTTERY FUND over 5 years. These funds will provide a holistic approach to carers support- providing holistic intensive support to carers who are new to caring and help them develop coping strategies which will assist them throughout their caring journey. The […]

Sports hub activities fit the bill this summer

A SUMMER of sport is on the cards at Johnstone Sports Hub. And there are great savings of up to 46 per cent on hiring some of the facilities. From now until August 14, hire of a seven-a-side pitch is just £20 for adults and £10 for juniors. A full-size pitch for 90 minutes is […]

CalmPoint Acupuncture

Adele at CalmPoint Acupuncture is currently offering a 22% reduction in the cost of an acupuncture treatment – from £45 to £35.  CalmPoint Acupuncture specialises in the treatment of stress, anxiety and low mood. Existing clients have benefitted from their very first treatment, often resulting in them returning to work and normal day to day […]

RENFREWSHIRE-WIDE CREDIT UNION CELEBRATES 10 YEARS OF ‘PEOPLE HELPING PEOPLE’

Renfrewshire-Wide Credit Union is extending an invitation to the Friday 15th July public unveiling of a specially commissioned community artwork, to celebrate the credit union’s 10-year anniversary of their people helping people commitment and their proud support for the Paisley 2021 City of Culture bid. RWCU’s Manager, Karen Graham, said: “In 2006 a group of […]

Unique artist design will ring bell for SAY Award winners

Some of the biggest stars in Scottish music are heading to Paisley next week – and will walk away with a prized memento specially created by a Renfrewshire artist. The Scottish Album of the Year Award ceremony – one of the most prestigious dates in the country’s musical calendar – will take place in Paisley […]

Historical Adventures

Historical Adventures are a highly successful theatre company in Renfrewshire that has been running for eight years. They pride themselves on getting the best out of the Youth Theatre pupils by developing and encouraging their performance skills, which in turn helps them to be confident individuals as well as letting them make new friends and […]

Changes to council recycling facilities

Renfrewshire Council is introducing changes to recycling facilities across Renfrewshire which will start on 30 June. The Renfrewshire Recycling Centre in Underwood Road, Paisley, will provide facilities where residents from across Renfrewshire can recycle a wide range of items and materials. To support recycling coming from a wider catchment area, the opening hours of the […]

Council is a Cycle-friendly Employer

Renfrewshire Council has been recognised as a Cycle Friendly Employer in recognition of its commitment to increasing cycling among its employees. The award, which is made to Scottish organisations that are committed to increasing cycling, recognises a number of cycle-friendly improvements introduced by the council in recent years. These include making lockers, showers and changing […]

Digital volunteers out to help town centre businesses

Businesses in Paisley town centre could soon have the help of an army of digital volunteers. Renfrewshire Council have this month appointed a new digital volunteer coordinator. And Lauren Gilmour, who started in the post this month, is appealing for town centre businesses to get in touch. Lauren said: “A lot of smaller businesses are […]