Category: Paisley

Renfrewshire Hit with £60 million Welfare Cuts

Renfrewshire Hit with £60 million Welfare Cuts Renfrewshire is going to be hit with £60 million of cuts through welfare reform each year.  This has been revealed from research carried out by Sheffield Hallam University, amounting to £530 for each and every adult in Renfrewshire.  This is a straight removal of money from the local […]

Paisley 10k 2013

On your marks. Get set. Go online to register for the Paisley 10k Renfrewshire runners are being urged to get their entries in for this year’s Scottish West 10k Championship and Fun Run and make the most of the early-bird discount that’s just been launched. The annual event takes place in Paisley, this year on […]

Glasgow Airport reports passenger growth for March 2013

Glasgow Airport reports passenger growth for March 2013   Passenger growth at Glasgow Airport has continued with over 510,000 people travelling through the airport in March 2013, representing an increase of 0.6% compared to the same period last year. The launch of Wizz Air’s flights to Warsaw and Gdansk contributed to a rise in demand […]

St Vincent’s Hospice Updates

Silver Anniversary Ball Celebrate 25 years of care for all with St Vincent’s Hospice at the Silver Anniversary Gala Ball on Friday 10th May, 2013 in the Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow, hosted by Shereen Nanjiani. Enjoy a night of glitz and glamour starting with a  champagne reception followed by a glass of wine, 3 course […]

Tributes pour in for historian Ellen Farmer

Paisley historian Ellen Farmer MBE – who devoted much of her to improving the town she loved so much – has passed away. Former mill girl Ellen, 74, died on Friday night and tributes to the woman who “had Paisley in her heart” have poured in. She was a well-known face in the town and […]

Paisley’s MSP pledges to back Prostate Cancer UK’s Quality Checklist

Paisley’s MSP pledges to back Prostate Cancer UK’s Quality Checklist George Adam MSP has pledged to support the swift implementation of a Prostate Cancer UK initiative to help Scottish men with prostate cancer receive the best possible care and support, regardless of where they live. This comes as interim findings of a new survey suggest […]

Catch a classic on the silver screen at Paisley Arts Centre.

Catch a classic on the silver screen at Paisley Arts Centre. We are fast approaching the halfway point of our spring 2013 film season at Paisley Arts Centre but fear not, there are lots of classic pictures still to come on our silver screen. Next up on the bill: wonderful French animation, A Cat in […]

Lufthansa’s Glasgow to Düsseldorf service takes off with trade mission

Lufthansa’s Glasgow to Düsseldorf service takes off with trade mission  Lufthansa Regional’s inaugural Glasgow to Düsseldorf service took to the skies today (Monday 8 April) with representatives from the local business community who aim to promote greater ties between the two cities. A cross section of businesses joined the Glasgow Chamber of Commerce, the Scottish […]