Category: Paisley

ROCCO 2013 Winners

ROCCO 2013 Winners: Friday the 15th Nov saw 16 awards presented at the 10th ROCCOs – the annual business awards of Renfrewshire Chamber. Sponsored this year by Life Technologies who have their European HQ in Inchinnan, the sell-out crowd of 490+ celebrated at The Normandy Hotel hosted by ROCCO regular Fred MacAulay. Chamber president Tom […]

Paisley Christmas Lights Switch On Parade Photographs

Paisley Christmas Lights Switch On Parade Photographs. Paisley was buzzing all day with families coming to watch the festive lights being switched on in town, up to 20,000 people attended according to the announcer on stage. Festivities started with the Reindeer Parade (photos below) All photographs were taken by Alex Kyle Photography on behalf of […]

Paisley Christmas Light Switch On Photographs

Paisley Christmas Light Switch On Photographs. This years Paisley Christmas light switch On saw up to 30,000 people crowd into Paisley town centre to see the festive lights switched on for 2013/14. UK hip-hop star Tinchy Stryder and Dundee rockers The View wowed the crowds and helped kick off the celebrations alongside boyband Mr Meanor, the Clyde 1 Roadshow […]

Jewelfare Paisley

Jewelfare Paisley. We would like to introduce Jewelfare as new Paisley on the web sponsors. Jewelfare are located on Paisley’s High Street and offer a wide range of services, why don’t you pop in and have a look when you’re next in town? Jewelfare, your local jewellers. Come in and see our varied collection of […]

Opening of the Bield Activity Centre

Opening of the Bield Activity Centre. The Bield Activity Centre, owned by 7th Paisley JNI Scout Group, was officially opened at the weekend by Graham Haddock, Chief Commissioner of Scotland. The Provost of Renfrewshire, Anne Hall, joined the many invited guests along with the Lord Lieutenant of Renfrewshire Guy Clarke, who presented Matthew Hesselmann with […]

SECOND PHASE OF GLASGOW AIRPORT’S £17M INVESTMENT TAKES OFF

SECOND PHASE OF GLASGOW AIRPORT’S £17M INVESTMENT TAKES OFF. The second phase of Glasgow Airport’s extensive preparations for the 2014 Commonwealth Games is now underway. Earlier this year the airport unveiled details of its £17 million investment programme which will see large parts of the main terminal building undergo a major makeover. This includes international […]

Paisley set for Christmas Lights Switch On

Paisley set for Christmas Lights Switch On. Tens of thousands of people are set to pack Paisley town centre this Saturday (November 16) for one of the highlights of Renfrewshire’s Christmas calendar. Paisley’s Christmas Lights Switch On promises to be bigger and better than ever this year. UK hip-hop star Tinchy Stryder and Dundee rockers […]

MSP for Paisley in Successful Yes Vote

MSP for Paisley in Successful Yes Vote. Paisley’s MSP has been getting that ‘de javu’ feeling after purchasing a book by a Glasgow author.  Overture by writer Erl B. Wilkie tells the story of the politics after Scotland has voted Yes after the independence referendum in 2014.  One of the key politicians in discussion on […]