Category: Paisley

Weaving Musical Threads in association with RMHAFF and the Royal National Mod presents

Weaving Musical Threads in association with RMHAFF and the Royal National Mod presents Angus Weaver of Grass  An inspiring story portrayed through drama, film and literature about Angus MacPhee who was raised in the crofting community of South Uist. Traumatised by his experience of WWII, he barely spoke again. This is a tale of lost traditions, […]

Tinchy Stryder and The View to play Paisley Xmas lights switch-on

Tinchy Stryder and The View to play Paisley Xmas lights switch-on Lights set to twinkle alongside A-list stars This year’s Paisley Christmas Lights switch-on promises to be bigger and better than ever before, with not one, but two headline acts performing on Saturday 16 November. UK hip-hop star Tinchy Stryder and Dundee rockers The View […]

Renfrewshire Building services team strikes gold with national award

Renfrewshire Building services team strikes gold with national award A new approach which has boosted employment opportunities, employee skills and customer satisfaction has gained a prestigious national award for Renfrewshire Council’s building services team. The team has been awarded the Investors in People gold standard for business improvement – the highest accolade of its kind. […]

Bray Controls takes Chamber Awards 2013 Success

Bray Controls takes Chamber Awards 2013 Success Renfrewshire Chamber member Bray Controls (UK) from Inchinnan, is celebrating after being crowned one of the winners in the Scottish heats of the Chamber Awards 2013. The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) Chamber Awards, now in their 10th anniversary year, is one of the showpiece events in the […]

Scottish Album of the Year winner RM Hubbert added to Spree bill

Scottish Album of the Year winner RM Hubbert added to Spree bill Scottish Album of the Year Award winner RM Hubbert has been added to an already stacked festival line-up at The Spree in Paisley this month. ‘Hubby’ will join his Chemikal Underground label mates, Emma Pollock and Miaoux Miaoux, in a special performance with […]

Renfrewshire Council wins national excellence award for school meals service

Renfrewshire Council wins national excellence award for school meals service Renfrewshire Council’s catering team has scooped ‘Best Service Team’ of the year at a top national awards ceremony. The catering team won the award after judges praised the successful transformation of its school meal service, which has attracted pupils back with new menus and innovative […]

Paisley Fireworks Event 2013

Paisley Fireworks Event 2013 The town centre of Paisley will be alive to the sound of Fireworks this year when the annual pyrotechnics display comes to town on the 2nd November 2013. This event is extremely popular with families and if last years Halloween theme event was anything to go by then they just get […]

Paisley Natural History Society Talks at Paisley Museum

Paisley Natural History Society Talks at Paisley Museum Plants, the real silent witnesses Paisley Natural History Society is continuing its autumn programme of evening talks with an illustrated talk by Dr Jennifer Miller (Director of the Dickson Forensic Bio-Archaeology Unit, Northlight Heritage) on Thursday the 3 October at 7.30pm in Paisley Museum. Locard’s Principle states […]

Lochwinnoch Arts Festival Outreach

Lochwinnoch Arts Festival Outreach Presents a Pre-Mòd Concert featuring The Largs Gaelic Choir and our own Witches’ Brew aka  Clare Robertson and Pauline Vallance The Factory Street Quartet featuring Colin Frame, Dominic Snyder, Connor Burgess & Alan Dixon and Willie Gamble Saturday 28th September 2013 Lochwinnoch Parish Church 7.30pm,  tea/coffee included Tickets £5 and £2.50 cons available at Calder Gallery and The […]