Category: Renfrewshire

Community volunteers celebrated during National Volunteers’ Week

Renfrewshire’s volunteers have been recognised for their commitment to their communities in a special celebration event for National Volunteers’ Week, hosted by Renfrewshire Council’s Community Learning and Development team. Community Learning and Development covers a range of activities including youth work, community-based adult and family learning, and community development. Within these services, Renfrewshire Council offer […]

Renfrewshire gets set for summer with Barshaw Gala Day

Crowds are set to soak up the summer vibes at Barshaw Gala Day with an afternoon packed full of exciting activities for all the family. Taking place on Saturday 17 June, from 11am to 4pm, Barshaw Park will be a hive of activity as the local community comes together for one of the highlights on […]

Paisley’s ‘hidden’ history unearthed in new museum

Politicians often refer to the UK as being home to the ‘mother of parliaments’, but few are aware of the role that 19th century Paisley ‘radicals’ played in the fight for democracy and the right to vote to be extended to ordinary workers. Now, social history researchers, are set to bring that history to life, […]

Renewable Parts completes five-fold expansion into new £1.5 million purpose-built operations centre at Westway

Move represents substantial investment for the future growth of the Scottish renewable energy industry Leading independent supply chain management company, Renewable Parts, has recently expanded into a new state-of-the-art operations centre located at Westway, near Glasgow Airport. The move marks a significant step forward in the growth of the Scottish renewable energy industry. The operations […]

Pandora opens new store at Braehead Centre

SHOPPERS will be dazzled by the new Pandora jewellery store that has opened at Braehead. Pandora’s new store is still in its previous prime location in the upper mall, but is now even bigger than before, having taken over a neighbouring shop to add to its previous retail unit. The upsized 1635 square feet store […]

Niteworks to bring Paisley Mòd to spectacular close

First concert on The Royal National Mòd 2023 programme unveiled Folk-electronica powerhouse Niteworks will bring this year’s Royal National Mòd to a spectacular close when they play Paisley Town Hall on Saturday 21st October. The performance is the first in a vibrant programme of fringe concerts, shows, ceilidhs and exhibitions to be announced for Scotland’s […]

Stories of panoramic puppet plays move Paisley u3a 

Story lovers will be hooked on how storytelling has merged words with pictures through the ages. Paisley- born storyteller, Alison Clark will’ use visual tools created centuries ago at her talk on Thursday 1 June to Paisley & District u3a. Members of this self-help learning organisation will hear more when they meet at 2pm in the […]

Office space to let – Mirren Court, Renfrew Road, Paisley

A 490 sqft ground floor office to let at Mirren Court One in Paisley. The space has central heating, double glazing, LED lighting and grey carpet throughout. The space comprises of an open plan space and a small store room. Mirren Court benefits from a fantastic location, on-site parking, amenities nearby (food outlets, gyms, shops etc.) […]

Renfrewshire came together to support each other, says Winter Connections report

Improving social connection and reducing isolation are two of the biggest outcomes from Renfrewshire’s Winter Connections programme according to a report presented to politicians at Renfrewshire Council’s Fairer Renfrewshire sub-committee today (Wednesday 31 May). More than 1,800 people attended activities and events put on by the 35 community groups and organisations involved in the Winter […]