Category: Paisley

Paisley Remembrance Parade 2012

Paisley Photographs of the Paisley war memorial commemoration to the fallen. Volunteers from Paisley on the web were at the Cenotaph this morning to give our respects along with schoolchildren, politicians, members of the public and members of the armed forces serving and served to commemorate all those lost in all conflicts and wars over […]

Paisley Christmas Light Switch on 2012

Paisley Christmas Light Switch on 2012 Paisley was rocking today when Gina McKie from Radio Clyde hosted the main stage in Paisley Town Centre for the Paisley Christmas Light Switch On 2012. The Red Hot Chilli Pipers and the Singing Kettle entertained the families who turned out in huge numbers when the Pop Group Stooshe […]

Piazza Shopping Centre ‘Santa’s Parade Winners

The winners of the Piazza Shopping Centre’s competition to ride on the open top bus were Kodey McDonald and his mum Lisa Townsley. The parade was a great success and as you can see from the photographs below they featured not only Santa Claus but an old style Tunnock’s Teacakes truck, Buddie the Lion mascot, […]

Santa’s Parade Paisley Piazza Shopping Centre

Santa’s Parade Paisley Piazza Shopping Centre What a fantastic day it was in Paisley with the Christmas lights being switched on earlier this evening, Paisley on the web were out in force to capture the day. It started from the Piazza Shopping Centre with ‘Santa’s Parade’ starring Buddie the Elf, a parade of vehicles including […]

Leader to host Council’s first ever live tweet session

Renfrewshire Council Leader Mark Macmillan will host the organisation’s first ever live ‘ask’ session on Facebook and Twitter this month. Councillor Macmillan will take questions on the council’s two key social media pages on Thursday 15 November from 8pm until 9pm. The session will be on a specific theme that’s crucial to the area and […]

Pipers bag Glasgow Airport funding for new equipment

Pipers bag Glasgow Airport funding for new equipment   Pipers of all ages from across Renfrewshire are set to benefit from money for new equipment through the Glasgow Airport FlightPath Fund.   Johnstone Pipe Band’s ‘learner’ class now has 30 members, following a successful recruitment drive. The band itself has 36 members, and 20 of […]

Paisley Museum Pillar Gallery Opening

Paisley Photographs of Paisley Museum Gallery Paisley Museum opened its doors last night to the new look Pillar Gallery which is the main hall where Buddie the Lion used to be. Buddie was the first thing visitors would see when entering the room, and the good news is that he  is still in pride of […]

Scotlands People Wills and Testaments

Wills and Testaments in Scotland, 1902 to 1925 Go Online From inmates of poorhouses to owners of mansions – a fascinating portrait of Scottish life during the early 20th Century and a major new family history resource   A colourful picture of life in Scotland in the early 20th Century is revealed today, with the […]