Category: Paisley

Machinery firm is 250th Invest in Renfrewshire sign-up

Machinery firm is 250th Invest in Renfrewshire sign-up A local firm is engineering itself a brighter future after becoming the 250th company to sign up for the council-run Invest in Renfrewshire programme. Preston Components Ltd – based in Hillington Park – will receive financial help towards the purchase of new machinery through the scheme. The […]

Glasgow Airport reports passenger growth for April 2013

Glasgow Airport reports passenger growth for April 2013 Passenger growth at Glasgow Airport has continued with almost 550,000 people travelling through the airport in April 2013, representing an increase of 0.4% compared to the same period last year. A strong demand for both domestic and long haul travel coupled with the launch in April of […]

Business really does matter in Renfrewshire

“Business really does matter in Renfrewshire” The largest business to business event in Renfrewshire has just completed a successful 2 day residence at the beautifully restored Paisley Town Hall. Ran by Renfrewshire Chamber, “Business Matters in Renfrewshire” a free local B2B event (Business to business) open to all business people, students & school pupils was […]

Street Stuff hosts festival of football at St Mirren Park

Street Stuff hosts festival of football at St Mirren Park Young people from throughout Renfrewshire can step out on the hallowed turf of St Mirren Park to show their football skills at a special tournament this month. The festival of five-a-side football is an annual end-of-season event run by the area’s award-winning Street Stuff youth […]

Dance Ihayami Interview and Photographs

Dance Ihayami Interview and Photographs Photographs and Interview from when Dance Ihayami visited and performed in Paisley Arts centre recently. Dance Ihayami is Scotland’s Indian dance company, dedicated to the contemporisation of Indian dance. The company challenges ideas about Indian classical dance and creates innovative contemporary work, regularly collaborating with different art forms and media. Photographs below […]

Hillman Imp 50th Anniversary Linwood

Linwood Imp Returns to Linwood. Photographs of the Hillman Imp Rally at St James Business Centre, Thursday 2nd May 2013. All Photographs taken for www.paisley.org.uk by Tracey Clements The centre-piece of the celebrations was a parade involving a 50-strong convoy of vintage Imps, which have now set off on a 320-mile journey from the Linwood […]

St.Mirren Fans Council Holiday Monday Open Day

Holiday Monday Open Day The St.Mirren Fans Council are hosting an open day in conjunction with the club this coming bank holiday Monday, 6th May. It’s a day for all the family, young and old. You will be able to watch a behind closed doors training session and meet the first team squad. Club photographer Allan […]