Category: Renfrewshire

Contact the Elderly appeal for volunteers in Renfrewshire

WARDING OFF LONELINESS IN RENFREWSHIRE – ONE CUP OF TEA AT A TIME A charity which has four groups in Renfrewshire is appealing for older people who live alone in the region to join its free monthly afternoon tea parties. Contact the Elderly offers a lifeline of friendship to more than 30 guests in the […]

Mum’s the word for TV host Jennifer

TELEVISION presenter Jennifer Reoch has paid a special tribute to her mum in the run-up to Mother’s Day. “When I properly grow up I want to be just like my mum,” says the 27-year-old. “But even if I’m half as good and as much fun as her, I’ll be delighted!” And yesterday Jennifer gave her […]

The Dirty Strangers live interview ahead of Bungalow gig

Paisley.org.uk’s very own Peter Greenwood interviewed Alan from The Dirty Strangers ahead of their upcoming gig at The Bungalow on 7th April.   The Dirty Strangers were born in the mid ’80s – led by singer, prime motivator and chief songwriter Alan Clayton. Clayton has remained the band’s heart and soul ever since, being one […]

Events in the Hoose

Treat your sweet mum to a meal in oor Hoose on the High Street on Sunday and not only do you get the Buy One Main Meal and get One Free Deal but a free box of Milk Tray for yer wee mammy! Places going fast call 0141 561 7105 to book your table. Hamishes […]

PAISLEY PIRATES-PREVIEW

Paisley Pirates return to action after a few weeks off, and it’s another very important weekend for them as they take on North Ayrshire Wild over two legs, to determine who will qualify for a place in the playoff finals weekend on 8 and 9 April, when the four qualifiers will battle it out for […]

Gavin Newlands MP welcomes New Powers to Tackle Domestic Abuse

Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North has welcomed the Scottish Government’s new Domestic Abuse Bill which was introduced on Monday. The new bill will strengthen the laws against those who psychologically abuse their partners using coercive and controlling behaviour. The Bill creates a new statutory offence of domestic abuse that recognises the damage […]

The face of the next Paisley First Mural is revealed

The face of our next giant mural…and the winner is…. Seven year old Eva Rose Ross from Paisley has been announced as the face of the next Paisley First giant mural. Renowned local artist Caroline Gormley will team up with artist Alexander Guy to complete the next mural in the Paisley First Wall Series. Eva […]

Paisley to celebrate trio of food and drink events

Paisley is getting set for a food and drink extravaganza next month – with three great events taking place over the same week. The 30th annual Paisley Beer Festival – Scotland’s largest – will return for another year to Paisley Town Hall from Wednesday 19 to Saturday 22 April. On the Saturday the Paisley Food […]

CONSULTATION ON RENFREWSHIRE LOCAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN HOUSING LAND SUPPLY SUPPLEMENTARY GUIDANCE 2017 (UPDATE)

Renfrewshire Council has updated the Renfrewshire Local Development Plan Housing Land Supply Supplementary Guidance. The Supplementary Guidance includes a detailed framework to guide the release of additional housing land where a 5-year supply of effective housing land is not being maintained. The Supplementary Guidance has been updated to reflect the current housing land shortfall. There […]