Category: Paisley

Paisley’s free Christmas Gingerbread Trail is on now!

Our Gingerbread family have been out Christmas Shopping in Paisley town centre and they have all lost each other! Help find them all by naming all of our Christmas Gingerbread characters in our FREE, fun trail and you can enter our fabulous festive prize draw! Pick up your free trail leaflets from our leaflet racks […]

New Medicines Centre brings 100 high quality jobs and £200m investment into Paisley

Centre forecast to generate £200 million in technology investment over first 5 years 30 November 2022 – UK technology innovation organisation CPI has today opened its Medicines Manufacturing Innovation Centre at the Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District Scotland (AMIDS) in Renfrewshire, bringing 100 high-quality jobs and an initial estimated £200 million of technology investment into Glasgow City Region. The […]

Renfrew shines bright this festive season

Renfrew’s Robertson Park was a hub of festive activity on Saturday as the Christmas lights in the town were switched on. There was fun for all the family with a Christmas market, a silent disco hosted by Pulse FM, showings of classic festive films and funfair rides for the thrill seekers willing to brave the […]


Paisley’s Christmas is to host two dedicated ASN ice-rink sessions as part of its line-up of festive activities. One of the festival’s top attractions and a first for Paisley, the undercover ice-rink is a popular activity in the lead up to Christmas as families look to soak up the festive spirit and enjoy a great […]

Rural champions wanted for new action group

People passionate about rural communities in Renfrewshire, East Renfrewshire and Inverclyde are being sought for an action group. Greater Renfrewshire and Inverclyde (GRI) stretches 30 miles of rural land and communities across the three local authorities. Now, the Economic Development teams at the three councils are looking for volunteers to form a Local Action Group […]

St Vincent’s launch new partnership

St Vincent’s Hospice are delighted to announce a new partnership with Tony Fitzpatrick and his business venture Legacy Comps Prize Bonanza. Tony and the team visited the hospice and they knew straight away they wanted to become involved, to raise funds for the hospice. Tony said: “The main reason for me starting Legacy Comps Prize […]

Survey launched to discover potential improvements to four junctions in Erskine

Local people are being asked to submit their thoughts on potential road safety improvements which could be made to four junctions in Erskine. As part of its commitment to providing the appropriate infrastructure to ensure the roads network is safe for all road users, Renfrewshire Council is investigating potential changes that could be made to […]


Glasgow Airport’s FlightPath Fund has awarded £2000 to support the work of the Benedetti Foundation in Renfrewshire. The funds awarded will be used by The Benedetti Foundation to deliver a series of activities to transform music education opportunities across at least nine schools in the area. More than 1500 pupils from across Renfrewshire will benefit […]

Venues and activities announced for Winter Connections programme

Renfrewshire Council has announced the first community groups and venues that will take part in its Winter Connections programme. The programme will create a network of local places and spaces that offer free events and activities hosted by local community and voluntary organisations where people can come together and connect this winter. They are open […]