Category: Renfrewshire

Councillors to consider ambitious plans to transform Ferguslie Park

Communities will have the chance to shape an ambitious regeneration programme for Ferguslie Park under plans to be considered by councillors next week. Members of the Renfrewshire Council Leadership Board will consider proposals for major investment in the area which are focussed around the development of a Regional Centre for Sport and delivery of high […]

Todholm Primary scoop Fair Trade Trophy

Todholm Primary have been crowned Renfrewshire’s Fair Trade Primary School of the Year after their work incorporating the subject into their School Improvement Plan (SIP). The annual John McDowall Award was created by former Provost McDowall to reward the primary school who has shown the greatest commitment to fair trade across the year. Taking the […]

They’re going mall romantic at the Love Tree

ROMANTIC shoppers can take a leaf out of Cupid’s book and tell the world who their Valentine is by hanging a note on a specially-created Love Tree. They’re being encouraged to write a Valentine’s message to their loved one on a leaf made of card and then hang it on the branches of the Love […]

Charity fundraiser night in support of Chest, Heart & Stroke Scotland

Scruffy Murphy’s in Paisley are hosting a charity fundraiser night on Thursday 16th March, from 7pm till 1 o’clock, in support of Chest Heart and Stroke Scotland. All the money raised will help the charity to further their research and help support families to cope or overcome this illness so please show your support and […]

Mackay calls on Chivas to gift Paisley site to the community

Renfrewshire North & West MSP Derek Mackay has called on Chivas to transfer the land at the Renfrew Road site to the people of Paisley, once their proposed transfer to Dumbarton is complete in 2019. Mr Mackay will meet with Chivas and key stakeholders’ tomorrow (Thursday 9th February 2017) as constituency MSP to discuss the […]

Mhairi Black MP Comments on TSB Closures

Below are comments from Mhairi Black MP on the announcement made today that TSB will be closing branches in Renfrewshire. Mhairi Black MP said: “I am deeply disturbed to learn yet another bank will be closing branches in Renfrewshire. “TSB have announced that they will be closing their Neilston Road branch. “This is another hit […]

Fairtrade Fortnight Producer Visit to Renfrewshire

This Fairtrade Fortnight Rainbow Turtle are delighted to host a visit from Yannina Meza from the Manos Amigas Organisation in Peru which works with local artisans who design and create a lot of the crafts items Rainbow Turtle sell in their shop. Yannina will be with us for several days and will be popping up […]

20% discount at Grants Roofing & Restoration

Grants Roofing & restoration are offering 20% discount if you show the voucher below.  Grants Roofing & Restoration provide a full range of roofing services & maintenance work. Based in Paisley covering Renfrewshire & surrounding areas.  Free estimates, quality workmanship, and reasonable prices.  

Paisley 2021 car steals the show on epic Monte trip

Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021 was on show in the millionaire’s playground of Monte-Carlo – thanks to a local man who drove there as part of the city’s famous historic car rally. Jim Meggat and his Paisley 2021-branded Chrysler Sunbeam undertook the grueling trek to the principality – where the rally […]