Category: Renfrewshire

The Bungalow

The Bungalow is an independent and ethical live music venue nestled within the heart of Paisley Town Centre (Central Scotland). We are well known for our relaxed atmosphere and laid back attitudes, not to mention having the friendliest team of staff (we feel) on the planet! The Bungalow legacy began in the late seventies on […]

Piazza Shopping Centre – Car Park

New & Improved Car Park   We are pleased to announce  that the Piazza Car Park has reopened as of  Thursday 21st July 2016. The refurbishment  has been ongoing since 7th February 2016 and includes new finishes, upgrades to lighting, CCTV and signage, all of which will enable us to provide high quality, value for […]

M8 Driving School

Now that we are coming to the end of the summer months don’t leave it too late to start your driving lessons and run the risk of having your test cancelled due to bad weather.  At the moment paisley test centre has a 15 week waiting list for a driving test taking us up to […]

Piazza Shopping Centre Events

Friday 29th July – Artie’s Tartan Tales: Artie’s Tartan Tales show includes classic songs from his Singing Kettle show as well as a whole new repertoire of children’s stories all with singing and joining-in. Don’t miss it, children and adults love the show. There will be 3 x 30 min shows at 11am 12pm & […]

Cairn Housing Association

Cairn Housing Association is one of Scotland’s largest providers of affordable homes.  We have been serving communities across the whole of Scotland for over 25 years.  We are a non-profit making registered charity with over 3000 homes throughout Scotland, from Caithness in the north Highlands to the Scottish Borders. Our team are dedicated to providing […]

Paisley welcomes its musical twin

Paisley was alive to the sound of music as students from its sister town of Fürth put on a special performance in Paisley Town Hall. Fürth Music School and the Hallemann School in Germany visited Paisley as part of their tour of Scotland which sees them play in Edinburgh, Paisley and Glasgow. Incorporating vocals, drums, […]

St James ‘Racecourse’ – The race for the Silver Bell

St James park is still known locally as ‘The Racecourse’ even although Paisley’s last horse race was held here in 1907. As far back as 1620, even before the racecourse had been built, horse racing had been prominent in Paisley. The starting point for the first recorded annual race was a large boulder called St Conval’s […]

Gavin Newlands raises state pension inequality in Parliament

Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has questioned the newly appointed Minister for Welfare Delivery, Caroline Nokes MP, on the effects of the new single-tier state pension on gender equality. Gavin and the Scottish National Party have campaigned relentlessly on the changes to the state pension age together with the Women Against State Pension […]

Don’t be alarmed, the Fire Engine Rally is coming back to Johnstone!

The popular Fire Engine Rally returns to Johnstone on Saturday 13th August. Once again, big crowds are expected to descend on the town’s Houston Square for an afternoon of family fun. Fire engines and other emergency vehicles from across the ages will gather in the town centre, with the day forming part of the calendar of […]