Category: Renfrewshire

Free Meet the Buyer event for Renfrewshire businesses

Senior buyers from three major public sector bodies in Renfrewshire will share their spending plans and contract opportunities at a free business event next week. From catering, cleaning, construction and care to laundry services, grounds maintenance and transport services, a wide range of contracts are on offer. Representatives from Renfrewshire Council, NHS Greater Glasgow and […]

Council preparations underway to ensure Renfrewshire is Ready for Winter

Preparations are well underway in Renfrewshire to ensure council teams are ready to deal with snow, ice and flooding as winter weather prepares to set in. As part of the council’s Ready for Winter campaign, gritting teams will use nine gritters to cover more than 850km of roads across Renfrewshire on a priority basis, with […]

Nominate inspirational young people for youth awards

Renfrewshire Youth Voice are seeking nominations for the 11th annual edition of the Positive About Youth (PAY) Awards. The awards honour the outstanding qualities of local young people aged between 12 and 25. There are nine categories to nominate in: Alex McCracken, Chairperson of Renfrewshire Youth Voice, said: “The PAY Awards are held every year with […]

Could your little one light up Renfrewshire this Christmas?

Switching on the Christmas lights is a dream come true, and this year it will be a reality for three lucky school pupils! Renfrewshire’s Provost, Lorraine Cameron is once again inviting children of primary school age to design a Christmas card for 2023. Three winners will be selected with each winner having the chance to […]

Box clever this October and get on-board with Food Train

Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire residents can directly support older people in the region by sponsoring boxes which carry lifeline shopping deliveries to over-65s in their homes Food Train has launched a fundraising drive across Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire amid deepening concerns about the impact of the cost of living crisis on older people. Throughout this […]

Miller Homes keeps kids across Paisley visible this October with Home Safe

High-vis vest donations to children across Paisley As the nights get darker, leading homebuilder, Miller Homes, is keeping children across Paisley visible on their walk to and from school by donating high-vis vests as part of its Home Safe initiative. Families across Paisley are now invited along to collect high-vis vests from Miller Homes’ Hawkhead […]

Paisley Town Hall officially opened as Chimes event rings in the future

Paisley’s transformed Town Hall was tonight officially reopened with a unique musical celebration of the building’s history helping ring in a new era for the much-loved landmark. The A-listed Victorian town hall has been turned into one of the finest entertainment venues in Scotland after a five-year refurbishment led by Renfrewshire Council. And the building […]

Christmas is coming to town with month-long festive celebration

Paisley town centre will be full of festive cheer this year with the return of Paisley’s Christmas – a month-long programme of festive family fun! The event, which is organised by Renfrewshire Council in partnership with Scotland’s Theme Park, will run from Thursday 30 November to Saturday 30 December excluding Christmas Day and Boxing Day. […]

Two weeks until biggest Gaelic cultural celebration lands in Paisley

In just two weeks’ time the world’s biggest celebration of Gaelic language and music, the Royal National Mòd, will return to the town of Paisley for the first time in a decade. The premier Scottish cultural event will be held in the town between 13 – 21 October 2023, with thousands of visitors expected to soak up […]