Category: Paisley

Perseid meteor shower over Paisley

Here is a collection of some amazing photographs taken over Paisley during the weekend of the Perseid Meteor Shower over Paisley. All photographs are taken by Gary Chittick and has kindly given permission for Paisley on the web to use. Should you wish a copy of these images for print or for use then please […]

Historical Adventures

Well after another great summer of circus skills, murder mysteries and comedy workshops, the time to go back to our regular classes has come. The Johnstone class will commence on Monday the 20th of August 2012 from 6.00 p.m. till 7.30 p.m. at St. Aidan’s church hall, Tower Road, Johnstone and the Foxbar class will […]

Glasgow Airport announces passenger numbers for July 2012

Almost 790,000 people travelled through Glasgow Airport in July 2012 meaning passenger traffic during the month was broadly in line with the same period last year. Demand for long haul and EU scheduled travel continued to rise, with the number of passengers using these services up nearly 20% on July 2011. Emirates, and easyJet all […]

FuturesFest event targets 16-24 year-olds for jobs and training advice

Education and training providers in Renfrewshire are teaming up for an event aimed at helping young people aged 16-24 find out about local opportunities to develop their skills and careers. FuturesFest will take place in Paisley Town Hall on August 22 from 11am – 4.30pm. The event is being organised by Renfrewshire Council, SDS (Skills […]

Dancing flashmob launch Glasgow Airport’s Best of Scotland campaign

A dancing flashmob checked in at Glasgow Airport today (Monday 13 August) to launch a six week campaign which celebrates the best of Scottish food, drink, culture and entertainment. More than one million passengers will pass through Glasgow Airport during the Best of Scotland campaign, which will showcase the best tastes, sights and sounds the […]

Whats on Renfrewshire

What’s on Renfrewshire is an independent website which launched in 2012 with the aim of providing both local residents and visitors to Renfrewshire with a friendly, up to date guide to all the latest events taking place throughout the county and neighbouring areas. The site came about after the success of sister website What’s On […]

Doors Open Day Paisley & Renfrewshire 2012

Doors Open day Paisley Renfrewshire: 08 September 2012 – 09 September 2012 This is a great 2-day event across Paisley and Renfrewshire with over 50 buildings taking part, Doors Open day Paisley. Children’s Passport Scheme – Children collect a passport highlighting buildings taking part in DOD. If they visit at least 5 buildings and get their […]

Scottish Cycling championships set for Paisley town centre

Top cyclists from across the country will head to Paisley to compete in a national competition against the backdrop of the historic town centre. The Scottish Cycling Circuit Race 2012 will be back in Renfrewshire for the fourth year in a row. Cyclists, ranging from under-eights to the fastest adult riders in the country will […]

Vintage fire engines to rally in Paisley

A fleet of vintage fire engines will roll through Paisley town centre when the popular Fire Engine Rally returns on Saturday 18 August. The free event will see an impressive fleet of engines, dating from the 19th century to the present day, proceed through the town from the Fire Station on Canal Street to County […]