Category: Renfrewshire

Provost’s Community Awards 2021


Victorious is a new epic piece of people’s theatre written by Julia Taudevin and created by National Theatre of Scotland and Slung Low with the people of Paisley to be performed there in September 2022. A musical about a future we might be heading towards, the play takes place over a whole day in various locations around […]

Paisley Museum receives major funding pledge from The Hugh Fraser Foundation

Paisley Museum has received a £200,000 capital funding pledge of support from The Hugh Fraser Foundation towards its transformation into a world-class cultural destination, payable once the project is underway. The Hugh Fraser Foundation, which is based in Glasgow, has for over 50 years supported a broad range of charities throughout Scotland. Dr Kenneth Chrystie, […]

Day 7 – How to use Analytics to grow your business online (Brian Tait from Aillum

Day 7 – How to use Analytics to grow your business online (Brian Tait from Aillum) Dec 9, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Join Brian Tait at Aillum for an insight into some of the tools and data available to you now, free, that can help you start monitoring, refining and improving your digital marketing […]

Making RAER waves in the world of whisky!

Raer Whisky is an exciting new, independent, craft distillery that has just launched in Glasgow! The team have been hard at work preparing for their launch in lockdown and in the spirit of supporting local businesses we’ve placed our order and invite you to like, share and follow @RaerWhisky to support our newest Scottish distillery! Perfect for your whisky […]

Obituary: Nancy ‘dedicated her life to fighting for others’

AS a young woman, Nancy Allison worked as an usherette at the Regal Cinema in Paisley. Torch in hand, she would lead the eager moviegoers down the cinema aisle before shining a beam of light on vacant seats. But Nancy’s own life could well have been the script for a Hollywood movie with the starring […]

Get ready to Light Up Renfrewshire with online Christmas event

Christmas celebrations may look a little bit different this year – but people in Renfrewshire are being invited to come together and spread some festive cheer from the comfort of home with a special online event this weekend. The Light Up Renfrewshire event will take place on Saturday 12 December at 7pm and will be […]

Renfrewshire Leisure facilities to reopen as Covid-19 restrictions change

Services to resume after Scottish Government confirms that region’s coronavirus measures will ease. Safety remains the charity’s priority. Venues operated by Renfrewshire Leisure will reopen from Saturday (December 12th) after the Scottish Government confirmed that the region will return to Tier 3 of Covid-19 restrictions. Leisure centres, gyms, swimming pools, libraries and the heritage centre […]