Category: Renfrewshire

Party time as mall’s family club celebrates first birthday

It’s party time as intu Braehead celebrates its family club’s first birthday. Everyone’s invited to Soar at intu Braehead for four days of celebrations between Friday May 24 and Monday May 27. The fun starts at 11am and goes on to 4pm each day and there will be a range of traditional birthday party games […]

Renfrewshire announces new Director of Children’s Services

Renfrewshire has announced its new Director of Children’s Services, with former Chief Education Officer Steven Quinn being appointed to the role. Steven will help shape and develop the council’s ambitions for its young people, as it looks to ensure all children and young people reach their full potential, regardless of their background. He is responsible […]

Aesthetic suites Client Reviews

Aesthetic suites have been thriving since its opening in February. Firstly with an interview article in the paisley daily Express and paisley Gazette. Following on into the wedding field with an article in the wedding magazine “tie the knot” and a successful weekend at the braehead wedding exhibition Aesthetic suites are overwhelmed with the client […]

Gaming gladiators battle it out to be crowned Scottish champ

GAMING fans will battle it out to be crowned Scotland’s first video game champ. The Scottish Gaming Championships are being held for the first time during the massive PLAY Expo 2019 event at intu Braehead, on Saturday and Sunday, June 8 and 9. A trophy and a bundle of video gaming prizes are up for […]

GLASGOW AIRPORT’S EXCLUSIVE NEW LOMOND LOUNGE ARRIVES THIS SUMMER WITH 25 NEW JOBS

The £1.6m investment ensures Glasgow has more lounge offerings than any other Scottish airport – Glasgow Airport can today (Wednesday, May 22) unveil the first design images of its exclusive new executive lounge. The Lomond Lounge will be based airside in the departures area and is due to open its doors to outbound passengers later […]

Award-winning author pens children’s book for every primary pupil in Renfrewshire as part of major clean up campaign

More than 14,000 primary school children will be able to lose themselves in a book as they receive a copy of a new short story written by multi-award-winning children’s author Ross MacKenzie. Ross has penned ‘The Clumps’ Big Mess’ which will be given to every primary and additional support needs school pupil in Renfrewshire with […]

Glas(s) Performance and Paisley Arts Centre, Glasgow present OLD BOY

This award-winning company present a show about men, boys and emotion featuring a cast of real-life grandfathers and grandsons focusing on legacy, inheritance, history and ageing Devised and Performed by a local cast of men and boys from Renfrewshire   Paisley Arts Centre 5th and 6TH June 7.30pm £5 Running time: 1 hr   “Utterly life-affirming” ★★★★ […]

Mall to play sound of birdsong to make shoppers happier

THE malls will be alive to the sound of birdsong this weekend in a bid to make shoppers feel happier. The unusual move by intu Braehead shopping centre to play the springtime sounds of birds tweeting away in the central atrium comes after new research revealed four out of five Scots say they feel happy […]

Thousands of pipers descend on Paisley for one of world’s biggest events

Several thousand of the world’s best pipers and drummers today turned Paisley into a sea of tartan as the town hosted one of piping’s biggest and most prestigious events.   The British Pipe Band Championships saw huge crowds flock to the town’s St James Playing Fields for the first of the five annual ‘majors’ in […]