Category: Renfrewshire

Get involved in free summer fun with Street Stuff

Schools may be out but the ever-popular Street Stuff activities don’t stop as the packed summer programme launches today (2 July). Football, dance, gaming, DJ workshops and much more will be available for young people aged 8 to16 to take part in for free this summer. With no school to look forward to each day, […]

Glasgow becomes first UK airport to host virtual dementia tour

Glasgow Airport will today (Wednesday, July 4) host an innovative and immersive experience designed to give staff and passengers a better understanding of some of the difficulties faced by people living with dementia. Passengers and many of the airport’s 5000 staff will be invited to take part in the Virtual Dementia Tour (VDT) in a […]

Looking for an office space to let with car parking in affordable all inclusive price?

Move to our great value space near M8/Glasgow International Airport Mirren Business Centres – Offices To Let Near M8/Glasgow Airport Mirren Court, 119 – 123 Renfrew Road, Paisley  Mirren Chambers. 41 Gauze Street, Paisley We have a variety of different offices available suitable for small businesses for couple of staff up to whole floors for larger business […]

Strong support from public for new shops at retail park

THERE is strong support for plans to build new shop units at intu Braehead’s retail park following a public consultation into the proposal. More than 150 people attended an exhibition about the plan, which could provide jobs to 60 new staff at the stores and support businesses, along with 80 construction jobs. Visitors to the […]

Paisley Central Library set for temporary move

Paisley Central Library will be moving to a temporary home in the town centre – ahead of a new state-of-the-art facility opening on the High Street. The library has to leave its current home next to Paisley Museum in September when the building closes for a £42m revamp to turn the museum into an international-class […]

Wood you believe it – a magical forest in shopping mall!

THEY say that if you go down to the woods today you’ll be in for a big surprise. But youngsters will get an even bigger surprise when they visit intu Braehead shopping centre and they see the Magical Forest that’s been created there. Kids will have some tree-mendous fun in the free Magical Forest play […]

New weaving exhibition launches in time for Weave Festival and Sma’ Shot Day

A new weaving exhibition showcases the work of local groups who have embraced the textile traditions that made Paisley famous all over the world. The exhibition, which is now on display at Paisley Art Centre Café, has launched in time for Weave Festival and Sma’ Shot Day taking place this Saturday and features a selection […]

Visitors can take a trip ‘doon the watter’ at annual Sma’ Shot Day

Paisley will be transformed into a seaside escape in celebration of this year’s Weave Festival and Sma’ Shot Day celebrations taking place this weekend. This year’s event, which will take place on Saturday 7 July, will celebrate the traditional weavers’ holiday by taking visitors on a trip ‘doon the watter’. Sma’ Shot Day, which is […]

Young poets carry on Paisley’s rich literary tradition at Weave

A group of young buddies will join Paisley’s long tradition of radical poets at this year’s Sma’ Shot Weave Festival as part of a national campaign to engage young people in literature and culture. The annual Weave Festival and Sma’ Shot Day event will take place on Saturday 7 July and will see the return […]