Category: Renfrewshire

Please support RAMH

It has been another energetic year for RAMH during which they have provided services for almost 5,000 people experiencing mental ill health; empowering people to move independently towards recovery. RAMH also received the highest grading of “excellent” by the Care Inspectorate for their housing support services, plus the Silver Investors In People award. RAMH works […]

Eskimos spotted searching for a giant igloo

ESKIMOS have been on the lookout for a giant igloo from the kids’ Christmas experience in Soar at intu Braehead. They looked as if they’d travelled all the way from the Arctic, so they could be the first to go on the journey through the Enchanted Winter Forest. But the Eskimos will have to wait […]


For most of us, Christmas is a time when families gather and special times are had with loved ones. But for many Christmas can be a lonely time, much like any other day for those with little or no company. Contact the Elderly, a charity which offers tea, cake and most importantly, company, to older […]

Enrolling now for our singing groups and choirs

Enrolling Now for 2017 ! Do you enjoy singing? Singing is good for health and well-being and promotes confidence. We have something for everyone at the music school. Come and try one of our activities, meet new friends and have fun We are enrolling now for January 2017 Classes start week commencing Saturday 14th January […]

FREE weekend parking at Piazza

As part of the re-opening of our refurbished car park, we are offering free weekend parking until the end of December 2016.  Opening hours at the Piazza are:  Mon – Sat 8.00am to 6.30pm and Sun 11am to 5pm.  

Rocco Winners

A sell–out crowd of 500 people watched 16 awards presented at the ROCCO’s on Friday 18th Nov at the Normandy Hotel, Renfrew – the annual business awards of  Renfrewshire Chamber. The area’s premier business event, now in its thirteenth year was sponsored by Paisley 2021 for UK City of Culture.   Chamber President Audrey Cumberford (Chief […]

Renfrew lights up for Christmas

Thousands turned out for an afternoon full of festive cheer as the Renfrew Christmas Lights were switched on. There was fun for all the family with entertainment put on in the town centre designed to get everyone into the Christmas spirit. Renfrew hosted the North Pole’s most famous resident as Santa’s grotto set up camp […]

MSP urges locals to keep details secure when shopping online

Renfrewshire MSP Derek Mackay is urging locals looking for a festive bargain to keep their details secure as figures reveal online crime cost UK consumers and business £10.9 million last Christmas. Figures from Get Safe Online and Action Fraud show the figure decreased by 33% in total compared to the same period in 2014-2015. They […]