Category: Paisley

Lucy’s design goes to Infiniti and beyond

A postcard designed by a Renfrewshire schoolgirl will be used by a major car dealership to contact their customers. Lucy Wight, of Ralston Primary, was chosen from hundreds of entries from across Renfrewshire after primary five pupils were set a design challenge by Infiniti Car Dealership, at Braehead. The competition came about after Renfrewshire’s schools […]

Paisley.org.uk Partnership

We are always looking to increase our partnership within organisations in the Paisley area, we find it essential for the growth of not only our social enterprise but the business and organisations awe are associated with, everyone gains from a partnership with ourselves. We will be running various courses soon and our partners get a […]

Bowjangles Vintage now Open

Bowjangles Vintage opened on the 10th October at 69 High Street, Paisley. After noticing the shop was for let, owner Amanda Blackwood, 26, from Houston, decided to open the vintage clothing boutique. Within two weeks of signing the lease, Bowjangles Vintage was open for business. With a passion for vintage fashion and the experience of […]

Council signs green pledge

Council signs green pledge to promote sustainable timber Renfrewshire Council has signed up to a new scheme committing the local authority to buy sustainable timber. The scheme, operated by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), discourages the illegal harvesting of timber products and the destruction of large parts of forest with no replanting taking place. The […]

Still time to nominate

Still time to nominate Renfrewshire’s unsung heroes Renfrewshire residents are being urged to nominate their friends, loved ones, colleagues and neighbours for Provost’s Community Awards. The awards take place in February but the nomination period ends at the end of November so time is running out. Businesses, individuals and community groups across Renfrewshire are being […]

Remembrance Services Tomorrow

Communities across Renfrewshire are preparing to commemorate Remembrance Day. Members of the Royal British Legion and the armed forces will join representatives of Renfrewshire Council and a wide range of organisations and community groups at services. Renfrewshire’s Provost Celia Lawson, who will be attending Paisley’s Remembrance Service, said: “This is a time for all of […]

Free Festive Parking for Paisley Christmas Shoppers

Free Festive Parking for Paisley Christmas Shoppers Christmas shoppers in Paisley will find their lives a little bit easier thanks to a free parking scheme in the lead up to the festive season. The scheme will see 1700 free car parking spaces available in the town every weekend from Saturday 12 November 2011 to Saturday […]

NEW PLAYER SHAKES UP THE RENFREWSHIRE LETTINGS MARKET

The official opening of the new Merchant Lettings office at 81 Causeyside Street, Paisley, took place on 3 November, when guests from the Renfrewshire business and property communities attended a launch event at the nearby Watermill Hotel. Merchant Lettings is an ambitious company with a fresh approach which has capitalized on local skills and knowledge […]