Category: Paisley

Hair Transplant Glasgow

Being a man, losing hair is generally seen as a worrying thing and its means your masculinity is somehow being taken away, of course some people just let it happen and it is so normal, its the ones with long curly hair at a young age that suffer most when they reach their forties and […]

Go-kart staff on fast track to learn sign language

STAFF at Scotland’s only indoor electric go-kart arena are on track to be trained in sign language. Thanks to a £500 donation from the Pacific Building fit-out and construction company, four staff at The Experience, at Hillington Park, Renfrewshire will undergo courses in Makaton – a method of communicating with people who have speech and […]

Three chairs for the winners of mall’s Big Treat Seat prizes!

SHOPPERS at intu Braehead are getting the chance to win a host of prizes –  simply by having a sit-down on the mall’s Big Treat Seat, this weekend. They are being invited to take the weight off their feet on the giant orange chair and if The Big Treat Seat randomly decides that the lights […]

Football festival scores with Renfrewshire kids

300 young people from across Renfrewshire scored this week with a football festival at St Mirren Park. The boys and girls aged 10-16 were competing in a special five-a-side tournament organised by the local Street Stuff initiative and the national Bank of Scotland Midnight League. Street Stuff is an award-winning programme diverting young people away […]

£6million to tackle fuel poverty for Renfrewshire residents

Over 1000 households in Renfrewshire struggling with fuel poverty are to benefit from two major projects worth around £6million. Renfrewshire Council has pulled together a major funding package after carrying out extensive research to show that residents in the Gallowhill and George Street areas of Paisley are at high risk of fuel poverty due to […]

Major changes to disability benefits about to start in Renfrewshire

The next phase of the UK Government’s benefit reform to change Disability Living Allowance (DLA) over to a new benefit will get underway in Renfrewshire in May. From Monday 25 May, children who turn 16; people who come to the end of a fixed-term DLA award; and people who report a change in their condition, […]

Charity raffle just the ticket for Provost’s ball

Renfrewshire’s Provost Anne Hall has launched a charity raffle ahead of her much anticipated Masquerade Charity Ball in September. With a top prize of £1,000 and tickets costing £1, the raffle will help to raise vital funds for the Provost’s chosen charities. A £500 art voucher and a Lenovo laptop are the second and third […]

Illuminating activities at Paisley Museum

Paisley Museum will once again be taking part in the nationwide Museums at Night event with an evening of light-themed activities for all the family, called The Museum of Light, in celebration of the International Year of Light 2015. This free event will take place on Saturday 16 May, and will begin at 7.30pm with […]