Category: Paisley

West College Scotland recruiting for Prince’s trust team

Recruitment now ongoing for Prince’s Trust Team programme which starts at West College Scotland on Monday 16th May 2016.  The course is aimed at 16 to 25-year-olds and runs for 12 weeks. The Team programme is an action packed 12 weeks for young people to help build self-confidence and motivation. For further details please click here.

Town Hall event will highlight Culture Bid opportunities across Renfrewshire

Community groups, voluntary organisations and communities from across Renfrewshire will be able to find out about opportunities provided by Paisley’s 2021 UK City of Culture bid at a special evening event at Paisley Town Hall on 9 May from 5.30pm to 8.30pm. The event is the second of a series of community planning conferences organised by […]

West College Scotland – part time courses starting August

Applications are now open for part time courses starting in August at West College Scotland.  There are also some short courses available with varying start dates. For a list of which courses are available please click here

Paisley to mark 75 years anniversary of Woodside WWII bomb blast

Paisley’s worst wartime disaster will be commemorated with a special service of remembrance as it reaches its 75th anniversary. Nearly 100 first aid volunteers died when a German parachute bomb hit First Aid Post #5 in Woodside, Paisley, at 2am on 6 May 1941. It was a last minute gust of wind that blew the […]

Paisley charity Patron shortlisted for top Scottish award

Patron of the Paisley based Scottish Huntington’s Association (SHA), has been shortlisted for a top honour at the Scottish Charity Awards. Sarah Winckless MBE has been the charity’s figurehead since 2009 and has worked tirelessly to help raise the profile of the their work to support families affected by the degenerative brain condition Huntington’s disease […]

Champion Vets puppy packs

CHAMPION VETS IN PAISLEY ARE PROUD TO LAUNCH THEIR NEW PUPPY PACKS TO SUIT EVERYONE’S BUDGET Getting a new pet is extremely exciting and providing you care for your companion correctly, they could go on to become one of the best friends you have. However, just like a baby human, it’s important you provide your […]

BuyTheBuds Hits Halfway Milestone

The bid to take St Mirren into the hands of its supporters has reached the half way stage, with 500 fans now having signed up.  SMiSA (St Mirren Independent Supporters Association) working in partnership with former Saints Director Gordon Scott are seeking to purchase the controlling stake in the club from the current consortium. The deal needs SMiSA […]