Paisley and Renfrewshire Newsletter


Teams from Chivas will be sprucing up the Braes and down at Gallowhill Primary as part of Volunteers Week, on Thursday 2 June

Scotch whisky and premium gin producer Chivas Brothers is set to get into the spirit of National Volunteers Week 2016 by supporting community projects in Paisley, […]

When the going gets tough, the tough head to Renfrew Leisure Centre

WHEN the going gets tough, the tough sign up for a new extreme fitness programme just launched at Renfrew Leisure Centre. Not for the faint-hearted, the […]

Installation starts on new LED street lights

A major investment in new, hi-tech LED street lighting across Renfrewshire has got underway in Paisley.  Lighting contractors started the installation in the Foxbar and Glenburn […]

Renfrewshire Chamber’s B2B event

Renfrewshire Chamber’s B2B event “Business Matters in Renfrewshire” – the largest event of its kind in Renfrewshire, returns to Paisley for the 6th consecutive year on […]


Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has met with a Malawian smallholder farmer to discuss ways in which we can tackle food security in […]

Gym teams up for mental health challenge

Pro Life Fitness Centre is teaming up with local charity RAMH to help raise funds for mental health services.   Every person registering for the RAMH […]

Hospice Bags Lochwinnoch money

£1500 was the fantastic sum of money gifted to St Vincent’s Hospice by the Spar Store in Lochwinnoch from carrier bag sales. St Vincent’s Hospice was […]

Renfrewshire increases taxi numbers to meet ‘unmet demand’

Renfrewshire Council has agreed to increase taxi numbers to meet unmet public demand. An additional 21 taxi licences will be granted in addition to the current […]

Paisley Abbey marks 700th anniversary as birthplace of first Stewart king

Paisley is gearing up to experience the sights and sounds of medieval life as Abbey Close turns back time to the year 1316 for the day. […]