Category: Renfrewshire

Views sought on Paisley town centre safety initiative

A survey has been launched seeking the views of Paisley town centre residents and visitors following a six-week intervention designed to build safer and stronger communities. Link: Led by Police Scotland, the Your Home, Your Street, Our Community programme is supported by Renfrewshire Council, Engage Renfrewshire, the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, Renfrewshire Leisure […]

Paisley’s textile heritage gets major boost with £3.8million National Lottery funding

Plans to completely transform Paisley Museum into a world-class visitor destination telling the town’s unique stories including that of the globally admired, Paisley pattern, have taken a major step forward as The National Lottery Heritage Fund today announced £3.83million support for the project. The four buildings which make up Scotland’s first municipal museum, including the […]

Industry & Management 4.0 Event – Thursday 6 February

EVENT INVITATION Industry & Management 4.0 What does that mean for you?   Thursday 6 February, Abercorn Building, Paisley Have you thought about what good management will look like in the future? Are you making best use of your people and systems? Is your team operating at optimum performance? At West College Scotland we provide […]

Remembering those lost to suicide

Renfrewshire’s annual memorial service to commemorate those who have lost their lives to suicide will be held in Paisley later this month. A short service will take place on Thursday 23 January at Renfrewshire House, hosted by support group Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide (SOBS). The service is open to all and anyone who has […]

Mum says extra hours at nursery has boosted her daughter’s confidence

Parents can now apply for nursery placements with 1140 hours of fully-funded early learning and childcare (ELC) from August 2020. Renfrew mum, Sarah Kelly, says she has seen Charlotte, aged 4, become more confident after receiving 1140 ELC at 3 Bears Nursery. She said: “Charlotte started getting 1140 hours of ELC last August and is […]

Emirates’ iconic Airbus A380 to return to Glasgow in 2020

Iconic Airbus A380 to return in 2020   Airline partner Emirates has confirmed that the world’s largest commercial passenger aircraft will return to Glasgow in 2020. The huge double-decker aircraft, which has a wingspan of almost 80 meters and can carry over 500 passengers, will return to the airline’s popular Glasgow-Dubai route from March. Emirates […]


Paisley First is calling on members of the public to show their backing for their Free for Three campaign in an effort to have it rolled out across the town! Take the survey Now!! The Paisley town centre Business Improvement District launched a campaign calling on Renfrewshire Council to offer free parking for three hours […]


  Currency collection globes raised a record amount for FlightPath Fund      Glasgow passengers raised a staggering £20,000 for the airport’s FlightPath Fund in 2019. The record amount was collected through the six FlightPath Fund collection globes positioned across the airport in which passengers can donate any left-over currency.  All monies raised through the […]