Category: Renfrewshire

Bookings commence ahead of Renfrewshire leisure centres reopening

Access to gyms, fitness classes and swimming pools will be via pre-booked time slots only Bookings for sessions at gyms and swimming pools being reopened by Renfrewshire Leisure can be made from today (Monday September 7th). The local leisure charity’s online booking system has gone live ahead of the first phase of services restarting at […]

Ferguslie Learning Centre – September Portfolio Released!

West College Scotland’s Ferguslie Learning Centre is not just a place to learn – but a family away from home! Don’t take our word for it though….Thirty-eight-year-old single mother of three Heather Wallace had some inspiring things to say about her community learning experience. Heather who studied several courses at Ferguslie said, ‘I would definitely […]

Aesthetic Suites looking good

Aesthetic suites have welcomed many new clients to the practice this month. Geographically from further afield… Stirling Edinburgh and the west coast. Each new client has chosen the clinic due to the great reviews left. Here are a few examples from this month.

Sanitisation of Commercial Properties

Give your staff peace of mind when returning to work after lockdown.  CALL 1st CHOICE CHEMDRY TODAY FOR A QUOTE ON 0141 848 9634 Local Paisley business 1st Choice ChemDry is offering commercial sanitising with their hospital-grade formula.  1st Choice ChemDry also uses APT testing, which can tell the team in just 10 seconds whether […]

Mum who lost teenage son to hidden medical condition takes campaign to Scottish Parliament

A MUM devastated by the sudden death of her teenage son from a hidden medical condition has launched a petition calling on the Scottish Government to offer full body scans for newborn babies. The move by Sameena Javed is to make sure rare and hidden medical conditions are detected early. The mum is also petitioning […]

William Wallace and Robert The Bruce

Hey, Lucas here again. Now I suggest if you are not into good old Scottish history then probably best not to read this. My great grandfather loved Scottish history so I decided to dedicate this article in memory of him.  Now if you are Scottish, have been brought up within Scotland or just love good […]

Hundreds of volunteers get set for a Spotless September

Volunteers from across Renfrewshire are set to make it a Spotless September once again as they head out into their communities to brighten up the area where they live and tackle litter. A mainstay of Renfrewshire Council’s award-winning Team Up to Clean Up campaign, the month-long campaign saw more than a thousand people take part […]

Free phone line to support people during the pandemic

Renfrewshire Health and Social Care Partnership (HSCP) and RAMH (recovery across mental health) have created a direct access free telephone support line to help people talk about how they are feeling during the Coronavirus pandemic. The new support line 0800 221 8904 is available Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm and adds to the collaborative ongoing localised […]

Geilston Visit by U3A’s Garden Gang Buddies

As pupils returned to school, some retired adults in Paisley & District U3A went to study Geilston Gardens in Cardross.  This U3A’s Garden Gang visited the walled garden and floral mini maze recently re-opened by the National Trust for Scotland.  Mindful of the current lockdown guidance, everyone stayed in small groups, and afterwards members enjoyed […]