Category: Renfrewshire

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

Thousands of people soaked up the sound and spectacle of the world’s best pipe bands – as the British Pipe Band Championships takes place in Paisley today. The event – one of world piping’s biggest events – has attracted a huge crowd to the town’s St James Playing Fields to see pipers from as far […]

A Rainbow for Renfrewshire

Today (Friday 17 May) the rainbow flag was raised outside Renfrewshire House for the first time, to mark the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. The International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia was created in 2004 to raise awareness of the violence, discrimination and repression of LGBTQI+ communities worldwide. The date of 17 […]

Nik Makeup Artist celebrates with biggest competition yet.

We at Nikmakeupartist are celebrating BIG time!!! So honoured to be a finalist for *Makeup Artist of the Year, in the acclaimed Scottish Beauty Industry Awards *Feature AND editorial spread in Tie the Knot magazine and *Beauty expert interview in Mill magazine!!! Not to mention my own wedding coming up in October 2019. To mark […]

Thousands of pipers and drummers en route to Paisley for one of world piping’s biggest events

Paisley is preparing to welcome an invasion from a tartan army this weekend when 4,000 pipers and drummers descend on the town for one of world piping’s biggest events.    The British Pipe Band Championships are at the St James Playing Fields on Saturday from 10am until 7pm – with a day of free […]

Small & medium offices to let in Paisley at affordable prices with car parking

Mirren Court, 119-123 Renfrew Road, Paisley Mirren Chambers, 41 Gauze Street, Paisley Mirren Court One – First Floor Office size: 225 sqft All-inclusive rent: £295 pcm + VAT Avail: Now Mirren Court Three – Lower Ground Floor Office size: 240 sqft All-inclusive rental: £260 pcm + VAT Avail: Now  Mirren Chambers – First Floor Office […]

PIRATES IN GALA ACTION

Paisley Pirates may be enjoying a well-earned break from their on–ice activities after a season which ended when they won the national playoff title for the very first time, but off the ice the club and its supporters are continuing to work hard to ensure that the club continues to flourish. “Yes, it’s a busy […]

Cocktails on the Clyde

On Sunday 23 June, kick off the summer in style with some cocktails, afternoon tea and entertainment at Mar Hall, Bishopton, and all for a fantastic cause, at the first Cocktails on the Clyde event in aid of St. Vincent’s Hospice. Starting at 1.30pm, you will have the opportunity to not only enjoy a delicious […]

Grant cash support for visual artists and craft makers

An ambitious new grant scheme will support local visual artists and craft-makers take their work to the next level. Renfrewshire Leisure has teamed up with Creative Scotland to launch this year’s Visual Artist And Craft Maker Awards. Artists and crafts people can apply for grant awards between £500 and £1500 to help with the cost […]

Street Stuff footballers strike it lucky at the home of St Mirren FC

Renfrewshire’s next generation of footballers have sampled life as a professional after taking to the pitch at the Simple Digital Arena, home of St Mirren Football Club. Part of the celebrations to mark popular youth programme Street Stuff’s ten-year anniversary, aspiring footballers crossed the white line to take part in a five-a-side festival of football. […]