Category: Paisley

Jingle Balls 2015

St Mirren in the Community is delighted to announce details of our Festive Football Camp – Jingle Balls – the perfect stocking filler for all young footballers! The Camp will run at St Mirren’s Carbrini@JD Airdome at the back of the North Stand at the Paisley 2021 Stadium (St Mirren Park). The festive football camps, which […]

13 Unlucky for some!

CO2 Design was established in Paisley 13 years ago by husband and wife David and Colette Atkinson producing all things promotional from brands and business cards to websites. Now a team of 7 with offices at 33 Glasgow Road, Paisley business has never been better, employing local talent and servicing businesses across the Renfrewshire area, Glasgow. This digital era enables […]

Renfrew lights up town for Christmas

Renfrew kicked-off its countdown to Christmas at the weekend with a day-long party to mark the town’s annual Christmas lights switch-on. Big crowds gathered in the streets outside Renfrew Town Hall to see the town illuminated by the festive lights and fireworks despite the wet weather. Helping Renfrewshire’s Provost Anne Hall switch-on the lights was […]

Paisley Pirates Christmas Offer for Local Groups!

Paisley Pirates are entering into the spirit of Christmas by offering voluntary organisations the chance to come and see the club in action, at a much reduced admission cost. “We know money is very tight for everyone,” explained secretary Jackie Turley. “We’re a voluntary group as well, and we know how hard it is to […]

Queue fancy a cuppa, mall bosses ask Black Friday shoppers

KIND-HEARTED bosses at the intu Braehead shopping mall yesterday gave out free cups of tea and coffee to shoppers who had been queuing outside to bag a Black Friday bargain. Staff from the mall were on hand at 5.30am as intu Braehead tea lady for the day, Sadie Matts poured warming cuppas and a teacake […]

Extra teachers now in place in Renfrewshire to close the attainment gap

Thirteen extra primary teachers are now in place in Renfrewshire thanks to a unique schools package that’s targeting an additional £1.16m towards closing the attainment gap. As part of the attainment boost, a new literacy development programme is now under way to give every primary school extra tools and support – including the extra teachers […]

Primary schools target thoughtless drivers

Renfrewshire’s primary schools are taking part in a campaign to improve children’s safety going to and from school. The campaign aims to make drivers aware of the dangers of parking illegally near schools and the threat that idling engines pose to children’s health. Council officers, school staff and pupils at Auchenlodment Primary School in Johnstone […]

Renfrewshire unites to Reclaim the Night

A huge crowd of Renfrewshire residents joined a march supporting the international call to end to violence against women. The Reclaim the Night procession in Paisley prompted a vast turn out as local people showed their support for the cause. The procession launched Renfrewshire’s 16 Days of Action, a local version of the UN’s international […]

Paisley 2021 Stadium will boost town’s culture bid

Renfrewshire’s council leader reckons the deal to rename St Mirren FC’s home as the Paisley 2021 Stadium will help carry the town’s UK City of Culture ambitions around the world. The club has changed the name of St Mirren Park to the Paisley 2021 Stadium to support the town’s campaign in the lead-up to the […]