Category: Paisley

Campaign bid to force council to act on “disgraceful state” of Hawkhead cemetery

PLANS are being made to set up a group that will campaign for improvements to Hawkhead Cemetery, in Paisley. Caring son, Desmond Barr is horrified at what he describes is the “disgraceful state” of the Renfrewshire Council-owned burial grounds where his mother, father and other family are buried. Now, after hearing concerns raised by other […]

Whats On 15 April 2022

The Bungalow are having a 60s Pop and Rock night tonight. On the two-band bill is Poppermost, a Rock n Roll live trio with special Guests Hot Banana. Relive the golden age of flower power, protest songs, flares, long hair, and peace man. Doors open at 7pm and it is £6 on entry.  Cosmopolitan Big […]

Local MSYP encourages 16 and 17-year-olds to vote in the upcoming Council elections in Renfrewshire

16 and 17-year-olds encouraged to vote in the upcoming Council elections in Renfrewshire Young people in Renfrewshire are being encouraged to register to vote by the 18 April 2022 deadline to ensure they can have their say in the local Council elections. Omar Taher is one of Renfrewshire’s representatives at the Scottish Youth Parliament, so […]

Viennas Blur Easter Egg Hunt

Vienna’s and Blur’s big Easter Egg Hunt   Who said Easter Egg hunts were just for the kids? Not us. Vienna’s and Blur have organised an Easter Egg hunt for the adults. If you consider yourself a super-sleuth, or budding treasure hunter then you could land yourself one of 2 prizes. Each day at 6pm, […]

Sma’ Shot Makers Market

SATURDAY 2ND JULY 2022 Sma’ Shot Day is one of the many events in our yearly events programme, which in 2022 will return to Abbey Close and Bridge street. As you may have seen across the town there are a host of regeneration and construction projects ongoing and as a part of this the site will […]

Enjoy the Renfrewshire CAMRA Beer Tent, live music and fantastic local traders at Paisley Food and Drink Festival

There’s so much to enjoy at this year’s Paisley Food and Drink Festival with the Renfrewshire CAMRA Beer Tent, brilliant local producers, and great live music across the two-day event. The Festival, which takes place on Friday 29 and Saturday 30 April, will see around 30 street food traders, licensed bars, music and entertainment in […]

Not Far? Leave the Car campaign passes 550 sign ups in Renfrewshire

More than 550 people in Renfrewshire are picking up rewards for getting active after signing up to the Not Far? Leave the Car campaign. The new campaign rewards people for leaving the car and choosing sustainable travel instead, such as walking, cycling or using public transport. Any sustainable journey that means lower emissions than using […]

Spotlight shines on little-known art form of Lumia

THE little-known art form of Lumia – creating colourful shapes and moving images using light – is being exhibited in a former department store in the Paisley Centre from tomorrow/today. (Wed. April 13) The spectacular free exhibition, called Lumia: Performing Light, is being staged at the recently-created Art Department exhibition space by Outspoken Arts in the former […]