Category: Paisley

Scottish and UK Governments hail progress of the Renfrew Bridge as the final section arrives in Renfrewshire

The first opening road bridge across the River Clyde is a step closer to completion as the final section of the Renfrew Bridge has arrived in Renfrewshire. The north section of the 184-metre cable-stayed twin-leaf bridge has arrived on the River Clyde and will now be installed into place by civil engineers GRAHAM at Dock […]

Whats On This Weekend

Award-winning actor/comedian Gavin Mitchell appears as one of a series of very special ‘evening with’ events in 2024 at The Bungalow. He brings an evening of fun, laughter, and memories of his 30-year career in showbusiness, with an opportunity for the audience to ask anything they’ve ever wanted about the iconic Still Game! Gavin’s delivers […]

Set the direction for transport and travel in Renfrewshire

People living and working across Renfrewshire are being asked to help set the future direction for transport and travel. Renfrewshire Council has teamed up with transport consultants AECOM to begin development of a new local transport strategy. Travel Renfrewshire 2035 will be aligned to regional and national strategies and identify transport and travel priorities over […]

Ronald Leitch appointed Chief Operating Officer of AGS Airports

AGS Airports Ltd, which owns and operates Aberdeen, Glasgow and Southampton airports, has confirmed that Ronald Leitch has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer. Ronald brings with him a wealth of experience and expertise in the aviation industry having worked in several senior leadership positions at both Aberdeen and Glasgow Airports. Recently, Ronald had been […]

West students support Sight Scotland Veterans

West College Scotland proudly announces the successful completion of its personal training programme in collaboration with a group of veterans supported by Sight Scotland Veterans’ Hawkhead Centre. Over the past 12 weeks, HND Health and Fitness students from the College’s Paisley campus have dedicated their Wednesdays to deliver personalised training sessions to veterans, culminating in […]

New avenue of trees for the Clyde Climate Forest

Add a New Post This spring, a new avenue of trees has sprung up in Foxbar and Brediland as part of the Clyde Climate Forest (CCF) initiative. The trees, along Brediland Road, are the first to be planted in Renfrewshire as part of plans to plant up to 18 million trees across the whole City […]

New Renfrewshire Council homes to be built in Gallowhill and Johnstone

Plans are progressing to build 135 new Council houses across two developments in Gallowhill and Johnstone. Renfrewshire Council has awarded the design and build contracts to McTaggart Construction with public consultation events taking place later in May. In Gallowhill, the £13.7million development will deliver 65 homes at a vacant site off Montgomery Road. There are […]

New Funding to Support Net Zero Initiatives in Renfrewshire

In support of sustainable development in our local community, West College Scotland in partnership with Renfrewshire Council, are launching the Renfrewshire Net Zero Workforce Development Fund (NZWDF). This innovative funding initiative sees the College receive £100,000 of funding to facilitate 40 small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Renfrewshire to enhance their infrastructure and equip their […]

PAISLEY BINGO PLAYER CELEBRATES SIX FIGURE WIN WITH CUP OF TEA

The lucky player, who had made a last-minute decision to go to the bingo that evening, scooped the jackpot on the National Bingo Game’s special £250k game.    Connor Wilson was the caller on the night and described what happened; “The winner shouted house and initially thought she’d won £1,000, which she was really pleased with. […]