Paisley and Renfrewshire Newsletter


Paisley enjoys bumper Christmas in wake of City of Culture bid with footfall up by a third

Paisley enjoyed a bumper shopping bonanza in the run up to Christmas thanks to town’s bid for UK City of Culture 2021 and the WinterFest event. […]

Hospitality Students Receive Standing Ovation

Hospitality Students Receive Standing Ovation from over 300 Guests! Talented Hospitality students prepare 1200 canapés for the prestigious Scottish Chefs Conference 2017 and receive a standing […]


Paisley Pirates supporters are well used to seeing youngsters circle the ice before each home game, but prior to their match against Dundee Comets just before […]

Loving the high life

Living the high life just got even better for residents of Johnstone’s Provost Close multi-storey flats. Work has been completed in time for Christmas on a […]

First youth-led motion heard by Councillors in Renfrewshire

One of the first-ever motions raised by a Member of the Scottish Youth Parliament (MSYP) at a local authority decision-making board was heard and approved in […]

Funding boost for care experienced children and young people

Renfrewshire Council has underlined its commitment to support care experienced children and young people ensuring they enjoy the same opportunities as their non-care experienced peers. Councillors […]

Hospice thanks local community following break in

St. Vincent’s Hospice have been overwhelmed by the support and generosity of the local community following the break in and robbery of one of their charity […]

Street Stuff launches festive programme for junior football and dance fans

An awarding winning youth programme has launched a festive timetable for youngsters across Renfrewshire. Street Stuff, the youth engagement arm of St Mirren Football Club, is […]

Paisley to welcome Scottish Album of the Year Award back in 2018

The most prestigious night in Scotland’s music calendar is to stay in Paisley – after it was confirmed the Scottish Album of the Year Award will […]