Category: Renfrewshire

JOIN A GLOBETROTTING TOUR OF DISNEY DESTINATIONS WHEN DISNEY ON ICE PRESENTS PASSPORT TO ADVENTURE COMES TO INTU BRAEHEAD ARENA

Join Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse as they take audiences on a fun-filled tour of the imagination in Disney On Ice presents Passport to Adventure. Journey to the most memorable Disney destinations with all of your favorite characters and get swept away by classic tales that have captivated the world. This ice spectacular visits intu […]

ENTRY DEADLINE EXTENDED TO THIS FRIDAY 15TH SEPTEMBER

ENTRY DEADLINE EXTENDED TO THIS FRIDAY 15TH SEPTEMBER   http://www.renfrewshirechamber.com/the-roccos/award-categories/ We look forward to receiving your entry this year – do let us know if you are looking for any support with entering this year and we will advise as best we can. Submit your entries electronically directly to here – download forms on our website here […]

Number fun begins in Renfrewshire for Maths Week Scotland

Children and young people are having fun with numbers this week as Maths Week Scotland begins. Schools, early years centres and libraries will be hosting innovative and engaging number-themed activities across the week to show that maths can be fun. Kids at Hugh Smiley Early Learning and Childcare Centre were the first to take part […]

First ever Weave Festival Video

Thousands of people descended on Paisley town centre on Friday 30 June – Sunday 2 July for the first-ever Weave festival, celebrating the town’s radical history and heritage. The bumper weekend was taking place alongside the annual Sma’ Shot celebrations – one of the world’s oldest workers festivals. Video Courtesy of Paisley 2021 For City […]

Gavin Newlands MP calls on UK Parliament to do more to eliminate disability hate crime

[av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=” av-desktop-hide=” av-medium-hide=” av-small-hide=” av-mini-hide=” av-medium-font-size=” av-small-font-size=” av-mini-font-size=”] Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has called for the UK Parliament to debate disability hate crime, highlighting the work of a Renfrewshire organisation in creating a society where disabled people live free from harassment and abuse. During the summer, Mr […]

West College Scotland students share their passion for traditional construction works

Construction students from West College Scotland’s Paisley Campus took part in an event to promote traditional construction at the Paisley Abbey this Monday and Tuesday. During the event, the students demonstrated traditional construction skills to an attendance of Renfrewshire school pupils and the local community. Kids were able to have a try during hands-on taster […]

Head start for Renfrewshire’s schools and early learning centres

Renfrewshire’s ambition for all children and young people to reach their full potential has been boosted with an arrival of 11 new Heads. Renfrewshire Council has appointed ten Headteachers in secondary and primary schools across Renfrewshire and one Head of Early Learning and Childcare Centre in Paisley. The Heads bring with them a new burst […]

Employability awards recognise outstanding talent

The 2017 Renfrewshire Employability Awards have celebrated the successes and people making a difference to local businesses. Employees, entrepreneurs and interns were just some of the top talent recognised at the award ceremony on Wednesday (6 September 2017) hosted by television and radio presenter Bryan Burnett at Paisley Town Hall. Renfrewshire businesses nominated local people […]