Category: Renfrewshire

St Vincent’s Hospice are looking for volunteers & staff

RECRUITMENT St Vincent’s Hospice are recruiting for a permanent Staff Nurse to work 34.5 hours per week, working 12 hour rotational shifts.  Please see website for more details and for an application form – www.svh.co.uk They are also recruiting for an experienced and enthusiastic Fundraiser to come and work for us on an initial 18 month […]

Glasgow Airport March passenger numbers

GLASGOW AIRPORT’S PASSENGER NUMBERS MARCH PAST 700,000  Airport reports busiest March on record EU-scheduled traffic up 20.5%  Glasgow Airport reported its busiest March on record after more than 700,000 passengers travelled through its doors during the month, representing an increase of 7% on the same period last year. The airport’s success in strengthening its European […]

West College Scotland successfully launches coding clubs in three Renfrewshire Secondary Schools

West College Scotland’s Digital Xtra Project, funded by Skills Development Scotland, is now well underway with the launch of coding clubs. Run by some of the College’s computing staff and students, the clubs are aimed at engaging S1/2 pupils in the use of the BBC Micro:Bit and encouraging them to become more involved in coding. […]

European Curling Championships bring £750,000 boost to Renfrewshire economy

Renfrewshire’s economy was boosted by almost £750,000 after hosting the European Curling Championships at Braehead Arena last year. Research commissioned by UK Sport set out an impressive benefit to Renfrewshire achieved through an increase in the collective spend of visitors on accommodation, transport, food and drink, shopping, and other expenditure for the duration of the […]

Renfrewshire’s election countdown

The countdown to the council election on Thursday 4 May is well underway.   Renfrewshire’s election team is advising people that they still have time to register to vote and to secure a postal vote. The deadline to register to vote is midnight on Monday 17 April. The deadline to apply to obtain a postal […]

Leading UK logistics firm spreading Paisley 2021 message

Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021 is now being seen across the UK – thanks to one of the country’s top logistics and construction companies. The Linwood-based Malcolm Group wrapped the back door of a trailer in Paisley 2021 branding – and are joining more than 150 Renfrewshire businesses backing the town’s […]

PAISLEY PIRATES 2 KIRKCALDY KESTRELS 2

[av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=” admin_preview_bg=”] PAISLEY PIRATES   2 KIRKCALDY KESTRELS   2 Pirates sneaked through to the SNL playoff final after drawing 2-2 with hosts Kestrels during a nailbiting 60 minutes, before scraping through 2-1 in the resultant penalty shoot out, with netminder Graeme Meechan the hero of the hour with a string of […]

Paisley First artworks herald new arrivals at Paisley Gilmour Street

Paisley First is calling out to Paisley’s vibrant art scene once again, this time to produce artworks for four walls inside the town’s main train station. Paisley First would like to commission four artists to produce separate artworks for the walls on the corridors to Platforms 1 to 4 in Paisley Gilmour Street Railway Station. […]

Get Your Tickets Now for The SAY Award 2017’s Brand New Event ‘Live at the Longlist’ with Admiral Fallow, Mungo’s HI FI & Steve Mason

LIVE AT THE LONGLIST                                                                                                   April 2017 Admiral Fallow, Steve Mason (acoustic) and Mungo’s Hi-Fi to perform at ‘Live at the Longlist’, a brand new event exclusively announcing The SAY Award 2017 Longlist On Wednesday 24th May, The SAY (Scottish Album of the Year) Award 2017 Longlist will be revealed in front of a live audience […]