Paisley and Renfrewshire Newsletter


Thunder and lightning wasn’t frightening for Lilias Day revellers

The annual Lilias Day Parade took place in Kilbarchan at one O’Clock, along with heavy rain followed by hail and a thunderstorm. That did not stop […]

Chivas Brothers’ employees volunteering with Quarriers Village

Employees from the Chivas Brothers site in Paisley joined forces with employees from Dumbarton to support Quarriers Village, one of Scotland’s largest social care charities for […]

Having a grand old time at Bookbug sessions

A RECORD number of parents and children attended the Bookbug sessions at Johnstone Library last month. A total of 1021 adults and kids under the age […]

Renfrewshire school kids welcome their Danish twins

It was lights, camera, action this week for young people at Renfrew High as their peers from Denmark visited on a film-making camp. 34 pupils from […]

Made in the Mill – Community group inspires next Paisley First mural

Work on the next mural in the Paisley First Walls Series is underway in the town’s Lawn Street thanks to the creativity of one of the […]

Mall staff learn sign language to help deaf shoppers

STAFF at intu Braehead have been taught basic sign language, so they can help shoppers who are deaf or hard of hearing. Customer service, security and […]

Renfrew set for fantastic day of family fun

Summer is finally arriving and Renfrew is set to celebrate with a jam-packed afternoon of free family fun as Renfrew Gala Day takes place on Sunday […]

Stuart Mitchell Interview

Stuart Mitchell Interview Following the runaway success of his 2016 Fringe debut ‘Dealt a Bad Hand’ BBC Radio Scotland’s ‘Breaking the News’ panelist Stuart Mitchell brings his critically […]

Chivas Brothers mobalises Paisley volunteers for global day of action

Scotch whisky and premium gin producer Chivas Brothers is set to mark National Volunteers Week 2017 by ramping up its efforts to support community projects nationwide. […]