Category: Renfrewshire

Going digital to dig up the past

PART of Paisley’s horticultural past is being dug up and brought into the 21st century. Books of minutes from meetings of the Paisley Florists’ Society dating back to 1797 have been digitised and can now be seen on the website. Claiming to be the oldest horticultural society in the UK, the Paisley Florists was founded in […]

Be a part of an exciting college Partnership with Elior UK this September

West College Scotland has partnered with Elior UK (one of the UK’s leading hospitality companies) at Ibrox stadium under the guidance of award winning chef Jav Aziz. We are looking for people with a positive attitude, who are willing to learn in a fast moving environment to take part in a unique and exciting opportunity […]

Mall staff dig in to create garden for residents

STAFF at intu Braehead made sure residents at a housing complex for the over 50s will have a bright new garden to enjoy. Volunteers from the shopping and leisure destination spent a day creating a new garden for the residents at Glentanar Court, in Paisley after intu Braehead agreed to donate £2500 to buy materials […]

SNP protects free bus pass

Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has welcomed the announcement from the SNP Scottish Government that the free bus bass for people over 60 years old will be protected and that this valuable scheme will be extended to companions of eligible disabled children under five, which will help over 3,000 families and […]

Paisley Busking Day 2018

Visitors to Paisley are in for a treat this Saturday as the annual Paisley Busking Day takes centre stage. Organised by Loud n’ Proud and sponsored by Paisley First, there will be bands and solo artists as well as instrumental acts performing throughout the town centre from 10am until 4pm. So if you are heading […]

Black Sabbath legend to appear at Paisley’s Spree festival

Rock music legend Tony Iommi has been added to the bill for Paisley’s Spree Festival – where he will give music fans the inside story of his career as one of heavy metal’s most influential figures. The Black Sabbath guitarist will appear at Paisley Town Hall on Friday 12 October for the show – called […]

Council launches new digital news service for residents

Residents can now get local news direct to their smartphone as Renfrewshire Council launch a new email news service. The new service allows people to sign-up and choose topics that they are interested in and launches with five options – council news roundup, a weekly what’s on guide, schools and nurseries news, business news and […]

Major roads investment is on the right track

The multi-million pound programme of investment in Renfrewshire’s roads network is well underway with the resurfacing of main routes across the area being completed. The £7.2million investment in Renfrewshire’s roads in 2018/19 represents the single biggest investment ever in the roads network and is being delivered as part of the continuing physical and economic regeneration […]

Offices to let at Mirren Business Centres

Offices to let at Mirren Business Centres in a variety of sizes available starting from small offices for a couple of staff up to whole floors of around 2300 sqft. If you are thinking about relocation of if your lease ends soon we would be delighted to provide you further information or arrange a viewing. […]