Category: Renfrewshire

Paisley Spree For All Fringe Festival Gears Up for Best Ever Year

The Spree for All is gearing up to build on its debut last year and is returning even bigger and better than ever. The fringe event for Paisley’s national arts festival The Spree promises a packed programme of live music, poetry readings, comedy and more. The launch comes as part of the push towards Paisley’s bid […]

High Quality Photography and Video Promotion Service

Hi there! I am messaging to introduce ourselves to the neighbourhood. We are a creative Services Agency and have recently launched on the high street in Paisley and was hoping to talk about a little offer we are running to help businesses grow their online presence, and to gain some more visibility for us as […]

Parents talk pupil attainment with Council’s education chiefs

Parents from across Renfrewshire met with Council education chiefs to discuss how parents and schools can work together to benefit pupils. Renfrewshire Council’s Education Convener, Councillor Jim Paterson, welcomed parents to the first Parent Council Liaison meeting of the new school term, which is an opportunity for parents to talk directly with senior managers of […]

Mhairi Black Welcomes Fair Start Scotland Investment

The Scottish Government have pledged to invest £96 million to help people find and stay in work through the Fair Start Scotland programme which will launch in April 2018. Nine areas in Scotland will benefit from the scheme, including Renfrewshire, which will receive a share of the investment, which aims to help 38,000 people into […]

Brand-new play area opens as part of £1million investment in Robertson Park Renfrew

A state-of-the-art play area has been unveiled in Robertson Park as part of a multi-million pound investment in Renfrewshire’s parks and green spaces. Leading playground equipment supplier KOMPAN were commissioned to create the new play area with the aim of improving children’s health, learning and social inclusion in a fun, enjoyable environment. Young people will […]

Renfrewshire hosts inaugural youth work networking event

Renfrewshire held its first ever youth work networking event, bringing together people in organisations and agencies who work with young people. The inaugural Renfrewshire Youth Work Network brought together statutory and voluntary partners to Renfrewshire Council’s youth services team to share information and ideas on tackling the big issues facing young people today. Jim Sweeney […]

Paisley’s spooktacular Halloween Festival Returns

Paisley will be hauntingly transformed to celebrate its third annual Halloween Festival offering plenty of fun and frights for all. The two-day festival, which is taking place on Friday 27 and Saturday 28 October and is part of the push towards Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021, is a unique and popular event […]

Magical gift idea for Harry Potter fans or treat yourself! 

Stunning 5 piece set of Harry Potter themed wand make-up brushes. Featuring replica wand handles from Harry Potter characters such as Hermione Granger and Voldemort! The brush is made from animal-friendly synthetic hair. As an exclusive to Paisley.org.uk readers you can access a free Harry Potter themed gift with every order. Just quote PAISLEY in the message […]

ROCCO AWARDS 2017 SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED

Renfrewshire Chamber is delighted to announce the 2017 shortlist for their annual business awards, the ROCCO’s. Now in their 14th year, the ROCCO’s are the premier business event in Renfrewshire. 16 winners and the main sponsor will be announced at the ceremony hosted by ROCCO regular Fred MacAulay (17th November at the Normandy Hotel in […]