Category: Renfrewshire

Clan’s Christmas single is a hit with fans

THE Christmas single released by The Clan ice hockey team has become a hit with fans. People who have heard the track, Clantastic Christmas have been singing its praises on social media and the song made the iTunes charts at number 65 the day after it was released. It’s the first time a British ice […]

Johnstone gets ready for Christmas

Johnstone’s Houstoun Square was a winter wonderland on Saturday afternoon as residents filled the snowy square to see the Christmas lights switched on in the town. Local acts and DJs from Johnstone Sound kept the crowds entertained from the square’s bandstand, and the funfair offered a series of thrills for those young and young at […]

Paisley to get its very own Buddie Walk of Fame…have your say on who should get a star!

A new Buddie Walk of Fame featuring a Stars in the Pavement trail is being planned  to celebrate the great and the good of Paisley.  Now Paisley First is wanting to hear from Paisley Buddies and businesses to find out  who they would like to see commemorated in stone on the streets of the town  […]

Dee Dental Paisley

Why not gift your loved one or yourself a gift voucher at Dee Dental Paisley this Christmas! If you are wishing for your dream smile get in touch with us now to book a consultation or purchase a voucher for that special someone. Did you know we offer compete smile makeovers including whitening, Invisalign, implants […]

Young people speak out about violence as part of Renfrewshire’s 16 Days of Action campaign

Renfrewshire’s young people have been joining the call for an end to violence against women and girls through the Young and Equally Safe in Renfrewshire campaign. During the 16 Days of Action for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and Girls, a United Nations campaign that runs every year in November and December, Renfrewshire Council’s […]

Paisley’s Christmas gets underway with a sleigh-load of family fun on offer this December

The countdown to Christmas is on as Paisley’s ice-rink and funfair opened their doors last night (Thursday 30 November) to kick off a month-long programme of festive activity taking place across the town centre. The Paisley’s Christmas event is organised by Renfrewshire Council in partnership with Scotland’s Theme Park and runs until Saturday 30 December. […]

Live Music in Paisley This Weekend (Fri 1st Dec)

Killer Instinct, Scotland’s #1 tribute to The Killers, are returning to Paisley for a full-length performance of Killers classics. Killer Instinct’s lead singer sounds so much like the real thing that it’s difficult to tell he’s not the real thing. The bands attention to detail is impressive, their songs feature the authentic tones that make […]

Council admits false claims about cemetery campaigner and could face legal action

COUNCIL officials could face legal action after they admitted making false claims about enquiries a campaigner had made about the poor state of his local cemetery. Desmond Barr leads the Friends of Hawkhead Cemetery group, in Paisley and has been banned by Renfrewshire Council from directly contacting officials, who claim he has been campaigning too […]

Paisley’s new £7 million Central Library opens to the public

The people of Paisley have been welcomed to their new Central Library, following a £7 million investment from Renfrewshire Council and partners, creating what has been described as ‘Scotland’ finest library facility’. Staff at the library opened the doors to the new venue on Thursday, with children and families enjoying a special Gruffalo reading and […]