Category: Paisley

Newmains PS crowned Fairtrade champions

Newmains PS crowned Fairtrade champions Pupils at a Renfrew primary school are going bananas after being crowned the area’s top Fairtrade school. Newmains Primary was presented with the McDowell Trophy for 2012 – awarded to the school which has done most to promote Fairtrade in their community. The trophy was handed over by former Renfrewshire […]

Renfrewshire Chamber of Commerce offer extended

A New Year, a New Start….offer extended Renfrewshire Chamber is offering local businesses a great start to 2013 with 25% off membership – now extended to the end of February. The Paisley based Chamber is almost 600 members in size and has won several awards in the last year including: Investors in People Silver UK […]

Renfrewshire Chamber Graduate Career Zone & Recruitment Workshop

Graduate Career Zone & Recruitment Workshop – Paisley Renfrewshire Chamber, who deliver the Graduate Recruitment Incentive, (a wage subsidy of £3k to companies that recruit a recent graduate into a new position) is holding a free Graduate Career Zone Workshop to bring graduates and potential employers together. Graduates will be able to access the latest […]

Glasgow Airport helps football club

Glasgow Airport helps football club get amongst the goals A football club set to launch academy classes for young people has netted eight new sets of goals from the Glasgow Airport FlightPath Fund. Drumchapel United provides grassroots coaching for children and allows them to play Scotland’s national game in a safe and organised environment. The […]

More foster carers still needed

Recruitment drive pays dividends but more foster carers still needed Last year 15 new Renfrewshire families opened their hearts and their homes to vulnerable children by deciding to become foster carers. The figures are contained in a new report from Renfrewshire’s Fostering and Adoption Panel. The rise saw Renfrewshire Council increase its pool of active […]

FREE Business Health Surgery

FREE Business Health Surgery Every business understands the importance of the constant need to change, whether it be sales, marketing, people, financial or operations. Business Doctors, in association with Renfrewshire Chamber, will be hosting complimentary Business Health Surgeries on Tuesday 26th February and Tuesday 5th March in the Chamber Offices at Glasgow Airport. The surgery will […]

West End Wurdz presents

West End Wurdz West End Wurdz presents Upside Down Heart – An afternoon of poetry & song at the Ashtree House Hotel, 9 Orr Square, Paisley PA1 2DL Sunday 10th February, 2-4pm Featuring Graham Fulton reading from his new collection, “Upside Down Heart”, Derek McLuckie poet and playwright shares his unique take on romance and […]

Paisley Museum Exhibition – Paisley Photographs

Paisley Photographs of the Paisley Museum Exhibition.. Photos from the Paisley Museum Exhibition, read more below! Also in one of the pictures are some staff and pupils from the Clippens School, Linwood, Renfrewshire. All photographs taken by Alex Kyle for click here for Alex’s Facebook page..   Inspired 2013 : Creativity from Renfrewshire’s young […]