Category: Renfrewshire

450,000 passengers expected at Glasgow Airport during Easter school break

GLASGOW AIRPORT GEARING UP TO WELCOME 450,000 PASSENGERS DURING THE EASTER HOLIDAYS – 100,000 HOLIDAYMAKERS EXPECTED AT THE AIRPORT THIS WEEKEND – Glasgow Airport is preparing for one of its busiest periods of the year as an expected 450,000 holidaymakers jet off for the Easter school holidays. With Easter weekend falling at the end of […]

Primary school celebrates storytelling and reading at book festival

Todholm Primary School in Paisley held its first ever book festival this week designed to encourage a love of reading and storytelling in children of all ages. The week-long event saw more than 600 children participate in the event from the school along with children from eight neighbouring nurseries. The mainly outdoor event included a […]

Opera Bamba Spring Gala

Opera Bamba is hosting a Spring Gala Concert where the singers take over in what is sure to be a night to remember. Opera Bamba will be performing their Spring Gala in Renfield St. Stephens Church, Glasgow. The Spring Gala promises all of the glitz and glamour associated with prima divas and a stunning array of showstopping […]

Are you living in a cold and damp home with high fuel bills? We can help!

Local Energy Action Plan (LEAP)’s ‘Making It Happen’ programme has been helping Renfrewshire residents stay warmer and cut their fuel bills. We have already helped 52 households across Renfrewshire since December and carried out free actions such as helping understand and query and reduce electricity and gas bills, changing out old inefficient light bulbs to […]

Easter Star Wars egg-stravaganza at Paisley Museum

YOUNGSTERS will be heading for a galaxy far, far away with a Star Wars Easter Trail, at Paisley Museum. Along with the popular May The Toys Be With You exhibition, Renfrewshire Leisure has organised a host of Star Wars activities during the Easter school holidays. The free Star Wars Easter Trail at the museum runs […]

14,000 schoolkids to shape Paisley 2021 bid via special story

Every school pupil in Renfrewshire is getting the chance to shape Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021 – through a specially-commissioned children’s short story written by an award-winning author. Ross Mackenzie penned ‘Grace’s Big Idea’ – which aims to make culture and Paisley’s bid relatable to the young audience, and includes Paisley-themed […]

Lisa Kowalski – Freespirits EP

Lisa has a big event coming up with the launch of her first EP (funded by 2021) on 20/21 April. There is a launch gig with Lisa and some guest artists at Callums Cavern on the 20th and the EP will be available for download  on 21st. Paisley 2021 are behind the project as part […]

Paisley Comic Con at Paisley Town Hall on 8th April

Paisley Comic Con is a family friendly, fun-filled event all about comic books! A whole day in Paisley’s stunning Town Hall dedicated to celebrating and enjoying the art and culture of comic books, exploring and discovering new and exciting comic creations, and showcasing a range of local Scottish creative talent. Writers, artists, publishers, as well […]

Step Up for St Vincent’s Sponsored Walk

The weather may not have been too kind to us but the people of Renfrewshire certainly were.  They turned up in their hundreds to support our first ever sponsored walk at Castle Semple, Lochwinnoch last Sunday, 19th March. After a fun warm up led by our lion mascot, “Vinnie”, our wonderful supporters set off on their […]