Category: Paisley

ROCCO 2013 – Still time to enter….

ROCCO 2013 – Still time to enter…. The ROCCOs are the annual business awards of Renfrewshire Chamber. Now in their 10th year, they are the main corporate event in Renfrewshire. The ROCCOs are fast paced, fun and a great way for local businesses to get recognised for their success and reward staff & clients. This […]

Paisley Beer Festival 2013

Paisley Beer Festival 2013 This September, Paisley Town Hall again plays host to the annual Paisley Beer Festival. Celebrating it’s 26th anniversary, the biggest beer festival in Scotland once more brings the widest range of ales and cider available in one location. We will feature over 160 different real ales from all around Scotland; the […]

ICELANDAIR TO INCREASE GLASGOW SERVICE IN 2014

ICELANDAIR TO INCREASE GLASGOW SERVICE IN 2014 –       Introduction of fifth weekly service –       Increase in seat capacity of 25% One of Glasgow Airport’s longest serving airlines has responded to an increase in demand by announcing it will increase seat capacity by 25% with the introduction of an additional weekly service in 2014. Icelandair will […]

Kids can enjoy the best of the fest too The Spree and Mòd Phàislig

The Spree and Mòd Phàislig Kids can enjoy the best of the fest too Renfrewshire kids will have an action-packed time this October with The Spree and Mòd Phàislig running a full programme of music, comedy and drama events to keep them entertained. The Spree is returning after a successful debut in 2012 and will […]

Experience a snaphot of Scotland between the hours of midnight and 4am.

Experience a snaphot of Scotland between the hours of midnight and 4am. Presented by The Arches, ‘Whatever Gets You Through The Night’ is an ambitious fusion of film and live performance coming soon to Paisley Arts Centre. Featuring a stellar line-up of musicians, ‘Whatever Gets You Through The Night’ is firstly a film: a beautiful […]

The Cup Final revisited

The Cup Final revisited A special evening for supporters to re-live the day we won the League Cup for the first time in our history  Sunday 22nd September, 2013 at 6.30pm is now confirmed as the date for a very special evening to celebrate and remember our historic League Cup Final victory with the players […]

Revamped farmers’ market has taste of success

Revamped farmers’ market has taste of success Traders and shoppers alike have given the thumbs-up to Paisley’s relaunched farmers’ market, after its first outing in its new home at the weekend. The popular twice-monthly market has been a fixture in the town’s County Square for the past 12 years, but last Saturday saw it move […]

Eight more ‘golden’ pupils achieve Duke of Edinburgh success

Eight more ‘golden’ pupils achieve Duke of Edinburgh success Eight Renfrewshire pupils from Park Mains High School and Kersland School are celebrating after achieving a Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award. The golden eight have achieved the highest standard possible in the long-running national scheme for young people. Renfrewshire Council is an ‘operating authority’ for the […]

Scotland’s biggest city stops to view high-rise’s demise

Scotland’s biggest city stops to view high-rise’s demise A TOWER block near one of Britain’s busiest roads has been demolished in a controlled explosion. Traffic on the M8 motorway through Glasgow was briefly halted at 11.29am today (Sun), moments before the 18-storey building was brought down. The Sanctuary Scotland Housing Association block at 14 Shaftesbury […]