Category: Paisley

Whats going on with our weather?

I want to ask a question and feel free to comment but has there ever been as bad a weather over Scotland as there has been recently? It seems to get worse each year and with the weather set to go mental on Monday “see the attached article from the evening times” its a scary […]

Local Business Legends Competition

What is the local business legends competition? Organised by Renfrewshire Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with Renfrewshire Council and Scottish Enterprise Renfrewshire, the Local Business Legends 2008 aims to find the most exciting young entrepreneurs in Scotland today by offering the chance to win a major cash injection for their business or business idea, in […]

Shopmobility Paisley

  I have been asked to create a link to the Shop-mobility Scheme in Paisley, so i went to their website to gather information for the Paisley website. Shop-mobility Paisley offer a great service to people with mobility problems, please read the following information on their services and products. We are a charity that […]

Medals for all.

This information is taken from the website Join us in our campaign for equal recognition for all the civilian heroes of the Glasgow Airport terror attack. On Saturday 30th June 2007 a burning jeep crashed into the terminal building at Glasgow Airport.  Several members of the public intervened to subdue and apprehend the two […]

Paisley Farmers Market

The Farmers Market is in Paisley again this weekend Saturday the 8th March. Paisley’s excellent Farmers’ Market, managed by Ayrshire Farmers’ Market Co-operative, takes place on the second and last Saturdays of every month. A wide range of fresh, locally produced foods is available, from honey, home baking and cheese to fish, beef, lamb, vegetables […]

Royal Alexandra Hospital Paisley

I was looking for the RAH ‘Royal Alexandra Hospital’ Paisley and I found the NHS website a bit of a nightmare to find the telephone number so I have decide to put it on the Paisley Blog so that people can find it a bit easier, I will also put it on the useful contacts […]

Support a worthy cause

I asked to post this on to the website from Councillor Derek MacKay who will be running in the London Marathon for an extremely worthy cause, please could I ask our visitors to support him in any way you can. Many thanks On Sunday 13 April 2008 I will be running the London Marathon for […]

Renfrewshire gears up for Fairtrade Fortnight

Renfrewshire will host a packed programme of events during this year’s Fairtrade Fortnight as part of the bid to make the whole area a Fairtrade zone. Schoolchildren, students, local businesses, churches and Renfrewshire Council have joined forces and formed the Renfrewshire Fairtrade Steering Group to push forward plans to achieve Fairtrade status for Renfrewshire. The […]

New Renfrewshire Council Budget 2008-2009

No increase in council tax, a new campaign to clean up Renfrewshire, and major investment in roads and primary class size reduction are among the highlights of Renfrewshire Council’s budget for 2008-09. Councillors have approved a £413million budget for spending on council services for the coming year, along with a three-year £156.5m capital investment programme. […]