Category: Renfrewshire

Glasgow Airport’s Best of Scotland celebration takes off

Passengers travelling through Glasgow Airport will be able to celebrate and experience the country’s finest food, drink, clothing and culture as this year’s Best of Scotland campaign gets underway today (Monday 31 July). Now in its fifth year, the campaign will see parts of the terminal receive a very Scottish makeover to promote the best […]

WALKER SIGNS IN PIRATES’ SHAKE UP

Paisley Pirates have announced a major coup with the signing of former Manchester Phoenix and Braehead Clan forward Adam Walker, who will join the re-jigged coaching set up within the current SNL champions. Ian Turley commented, “I’m absolutely delighted to have landed Adam, who will primarily function as a coach within the club, although he […]

Star Wars Sandtroopers head for the beach

YOUNGSTERS at an indoor beach could hardly believe their eyes yesterday when they were joined on the sand by some visitors from a galaxy far, far away. The beach in the Soar at intu Braehead leisure destination was almost a home from home for a Star Wars Tusken Raider and a Sandtrooper who had come […]

PLAYMOBIL play zone to launch at intu Braehead

Intu Braehead and Soar at intu Braehead is to open a free play zone featuring toy brand PLAYMOBIL on Monday, July 31, as part of a summer of activity planned for families during the school holidays. There will be a range of PLAYMOBIL toys as well as some larger than life figures to keep children […]

Paisley Got Talent Auditions at County Square tomorrow

there will be total of twelve acts performing with an age range of 8-38 years old. There is something for everyone ranging from singers, dancers, guitarists and even a ukulele player. Get on down to County Square tomorrow where the fun will kick off from 11am when Tickles the Clown (Insert photo) will be there […]

£100,000 investment set to safeguard future of historic Bascule Bridge

The only remaining bascule bridge in Scotland is set for a six-figure investment to ensure it remains operational for river traffic. The Category A listed Inchinnan Bascule Bridge which straddles the White Cart River in Renfrew, will undergo essential mechanical works to lengthen its lifespan and ensure it retains the ability to open and close […]

College Partnership with Elior UK set to be a Recipe for Success!

West College Scotland has partnered with Elior UK (one of the UK’s leading hospitality companies) at Ibrox stadium under the guidance of award winning Chef Jav Aziz. We are looking for people with a positive attitude, who are willing to learn in a fast moving environment to take part in a unique and exciting opportunity […]

Voice of Renfrewshire’s young people will be heard at UK Youth Parliament

One of Renfrewshire’s newly-elected Members of the Scottish Youth Parliament (MSYP) is heading down to Liverpool to represent the West of Scotland. In (month), Josh Kennedy became a Member of the UK Youth Parliament (MYP) and will be one of eight MYPs representing Scotland at the UK Youth Parliament (UKYP) annual sitting, taking place from […]

UK first as Scots shopping mall launches bicycle patrols

SHOPPERS yesterday saw a retail chain with a difference at intu Braehead – after security staff started patrolling on bikes. It’s thought the shopping mall and leisure destination is the first in the UK to equip its staff with bicycles to help them get around car parks, it’s riverside boardwalk and pathways. Security staff, Willie […]