Category: Paisley

Paisley Gigs This Weekend 30th September

Republica are back and have been very active recently. They have been on the road with a sold-out UK tour and selected European festival appearances including the prestigious Isle Of Wight Festival, and Norway’s Midnattsrocken Festival. Republica dominated the charts in the Nineties and exploded back in 2013 with a new EP, UK tour and […]

Food Train launches BOXtober drive to support critical services

Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire residents can directly support older people in the region by sponsoring boxes which carry lifeline shopping deliveries to over-65s in their homes Food Train has launched a fundraising campaign to boost its work to ensure older people across Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire do not go without lifeline shopping supplies. It has […]

Community climate panel shaping Renfrewshire’s response to the climate emergency

Local people in Renfrewshire are helping to shape the area’s response to the climate emergency by playing their part on the Renfrewshire Climate Panel. Led by Renfrewshire Council, the panel brings together a diverse, cross section of Renfrewshire residents to pass on their ideas and feedback about the area’s ongoing work to tackle climate change […]

Rocco Promo – final chance to enter

**Don’t Delay – Still time To Enter ROCCO Awards 2022 ** Deadline fast approaching Monday 3rd Oct @ 5pm! Download your application forms here The ROCCO’s are Renfrewshire’s premier business event now in their 18th year and will take place on Friday 18th November at the Normandy Hotel. Returning for a 4th time as ROCCO Main […]

The Textile Creatives turning Trash into Treasure

Scottish designers are at the forefront of an innovative new project creating covetable pieces, ready to wear, from one another’s studio trash. A collaborative exercise in sustainability, the new STUDIO FLOOR project is scheduled to launch on 6 October, spearheaded by ReJean Denim founder, Siobhan McKenna and award-winning couture weaver, Christopher McEvoy who hope to inspire fellow fashion designers find ways […]

u3a learns why Hitler’s deputy Rudolph Hess came to Scotland

The real reason Hitler’s deputy Rudolph Hess flew to Scotland in 1941 will soon be revealed.  Paisley & District u3a’s next speaker, Ian Valentine shares what he believes motivated this powerful German figure to broker a peace deal during World War 2.  The public are welcome to come along to this session on Thursday 6 […]

Paisley Christmas events set to help drive festive footfall to town centre

Paisley town centre will host a month-long Christmas carnival with details announced today of a programme of festive family events designed to drive footfall to local traders throughout December. Renfrewshire Council has organised Paisley’s Christmas in partnership with town centre business improvement district Paisley First, and with Scotland’s Theme Park. The programme will run from […]

Renfrewshire Council launches Ren Zero campaign

Renfrewshire Council has launched its Ren Zero campaign aiming to bring communities, businesses and the council together to work towards the ambitious aim of net zero emissions in Renfrewshire by 2030. Launching during Scotland’s Climate Week, the Ren Zero campaign forms part of the Council’s leadership approach to provide the support and guidance that partners […]

Young people in Renfrewshire encouraged to apply for share of Celebrating Renfrewshire Fund

Young people are set to create, design and deliver projects in Renfrewshire thanks to a fund which aims to make the area a better place to live for young people. Applications for the Celebrating Renfrewshire Fund – by young people, for young people – opened on 16 September and aim to give young adults and […]