Category: Renfrewshire

Paisley Halloween Festival secures Year of Young People funding

Paisley’s popular Halloween Festival will be one of the major events as part of the Year of Young People 2018 celebrations. The town’s two-day fright-fest, which will take place on 26 and 27 October, is supported by the Year of Young People event fund, managed by EventScotland, part of VisitScotland’s Events Directorate which has awarded […]

TAG Street Party 2018

Come along to a fantastic day of free family fun in the heart of Paisley.  This is the sixth year the TAG Street Party has been run with thousands of people popping in throughout the day each year.  This year, ECF Paisley (www.ecfpaisley.org) and Connect Church are partnering to bring you an even bigger and better […]

New training scheme will help Paisley welcome the world

A new customer service excellence training scheme has been launched to ensure Paisley is primed to welcome visitors to its events and attractions in the coming years. Customer experience is a key part of any visitor’s impressions of a place and the new Paisley Welcomes programme will provide enhanced training to those coming into contact […]

Beach party fun for Love Island finale

FANS of the ITV2 Love Island show can watch the series finale on Monday night on a big screen at their very own beach party. The event is being hosted at the indoor beach that’s been created in Soar at intu Braehead this summer. Everyone is invited to come along and have some fun as […]

Free public wifi goes live in Renfrew town centre

The latest phase of Renfrewshire Council’s £1m investment in free public wifi internet has rolled out – with Renfrew town centre the latest place to get the service. Visitors to Renfrew now have fast and easy access to internet from key outdoor areas in the heart of the town – as part of a wider […]

Paisley’s MSP George Adam, Calls On Constituents To Have Say On Bottle Deposit Return Plans

Zero Waste Scotland Holding Events To Gather Public Views Paisley’s MSP, George Adam, has called on people across Paisley to get involved with the latest series of events to gather views on the proposed bottle deposit return scheme. The Scottish Government is currently consulting on the scope of a deposit return scheme, to boost recycling and cut […]

Zero Waste Scotland Holding Events To Gather Public Views

Paisley’s MSP, George Adam, has called on people across Paisley to get involved with the latest series of events to gather views on the proposed bottle deposit return scheme. The Scottish Government is currently consulting on the scope of a deposit return scheme, to boost recycling and cut plastic waste – with the proposal being that customers […]

New initiative will clean up Renfrewshire’s roadsides

Roadside litter is set to be tackled as the latest element of Renfrewshire’s growing Team Up to Clean Up campaign. The latest strand of the campaign aims to deter drivers from throwing litter out their windows onto the roadside and pedestrians from failing to use litter bins. A dedicated Rapid Response Team (RRT) has been […]

Paisley Puffins get off to a flying start New Renfrewshire walking group for sheltered housing tenants doubles its numbers in one month

A new walking group for sheltered housing residents in Renfrewshire has become a hit with tenants. The Paisley Puffins held their first health walk last month around Paisley’s Fountain Gardens where five tenants joined walk leaders and volunteers. But just four weeks later, the Puffins have doubled their participant numbers with many already feeling the […]