Category: Renfrewshire

The Singing Children of Africa Choir set for big Paisley return

A choir of African children are set to return to Paisley for a night of spectacular entertainment as part of their tour around Scotland and Yorkshire. The Singing Children of Africa Choir, which is made up of youngsters aged nine to 16-years-old from the Jolaurabi School in Mombasa, Kenya, will bring The Angels Tour 2017 […]

Minister for Scotland offers his “whole-hearted support” for Paisley 2021

UK Government Minister for Scotland Lord Duncan has backed Paisley 2021 as Scotland’s bid for UK City of Culture 2021. The Scotland Office Minister put his support behind the town’s ambitious bid during a visit to Renfrewshire on Tuesday (22 August). Lord Duncan was welcomed to the town by Renfrewshire Council Leader Iain Nicolson, who […]

Residents urged to have their say on Renfrewshire

Renfrewshire’s residents are being asked to give their views on the priorities and needs of the area in an online survey. Renfrewshire Community Planning Partnership have launched a survey to capture what people think about Renfrewshire and what it needs for the future, which will help shape the new community plan ‘Our Renfrewshire’. People can […]

one person studio flat available to let

Glentanar Court, managed by Cairn Housing Association, has a first-floor studio {one person} flat available for let. Situated within well appointed gardens Glentanar Court is located in the east end of Paisley, just a ten minute bus ride from the centre. Tenants have the convenience of an on-site laundry facility, a varied social programme, affordable […]

They came mall dressed up for Comic Con event

SHOPPERS at Intu Braehead yesterday must have thought they had landed in the middle of a sci-fi movie. There were characters from all kinds of films, TV shows and comics, who had obviously come from a galaxy far, far away to have a look round the shops. Thousands of fans turned out for the Film […]

Record numbers for Paisley 10k and Fun Run

A RECORD number of people took part in yesterday’s Paisley 10k Race and Fun Run. (Sunday, August 20). There was a 25 per cent increase in runners compared to last year, with 3598 taking part in the two events – organised by Renfrewshire Leisure – compared to 2871 in 2016. From serious athletes to fun […]

Upcoming Events in “The Hoose”

After a storming gig last month Re-Start return on the 2nd September to raise the roof in the Hoose with some Mod Revival beats, “best live gig in Paisley” was heard. get your Fred Perry on and get in the Hoose on the High Street Paisley. Leave your tomagatchi and Furby at home alone, unplug the […]

Come and join the Paisley First Summer Festival of Fun!

Come along to County Square in Paisley town centre this Saturday, 19th August, for the Paisley First Summer Festival of Fun! From 11 am to 12noon we have Tickles The Clown, back by popular demand! Then from 1.30pm until 3.30pm there’ll be story-time from The Village Storytelling Centre inside the Piazza Shopping Centre Paisley. Then we’ll be rocking the town centre with the […]

ESOL Course

We still have a few places available for our evening Advanced ESOL course, which includes the Higher ESOL qualification and is ideal for learners who are doing HN college courses and/or want to go to university in the future. Apply here: