Category: Renfrewshire

 N’ice one Clan, says Scots gay footballer Zander Murray.

SCOTLAND’S only openly gay senior football player in the men’s game has praised the Clan ice hockey team for their support of the LBGTQ+ community. Zander Murray was speaking after taking part in a ceremonial puck drop in front of around 3000 fans at the Clan home game on Friday against Nottingham Panthers, at Braehead […]

Renfrewshire Council to trial new fuel which could reduce fleet carbon emissions by up to 90%

Bin lorries in Renfrewshire will soon be running on a new fuel which has the potential to reduce their CO2 emissions by up to 90%. As part of a trial set to begin in February, six commercial vehicles, including three bin lorries, two tippers and a bus, will test hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO) fuel that […]

Clan ice hockey stars back LGBTQ+ community with Pride Night game

THE Glasgow Clan ice hockey team is backing the LGBTQ+ community by making their next home match a Pride Night. The ice hockey stars will wear specially designed jerseys during the game to show support for the LGBTQ+ movement. And after the Elite League Ice Hockey game against Nottingham Panthers, on Friday, January 20, at […]

Paisley Town Hall to reopen this year as venue transformation programme takes shape

The ongoing transformation of Paisley’s historic cultural venues is moving forward – with Paisley Town Hall set to be the first to reopen later this year. Renfrewshire Council’s current investment aims to use the town’s unique cultural and heritage story to transform its future, and includes refurbishments of Paisley’s museum, town hall and arts centre, […]

JNI Squirrel’s

As the JNI Squirrel Section heads towards its first birthday we are looking for new members, 4 and 5 year olds, to enjoy adventure every Wednesday between 5.30pm and 6.30pm in The Bield Activity Centre. (Broomlands Street). Sessions are packed with outdoors activities, fun, games, badges, laughter, and so much more to help our youngest […]

West College Scotland Students Gain excellent skills with Workwear Made Easy

NC Graphic Design and Animation Students from West College Scotland have been invited to submit a mural design into an exciting competition by forward thinking Paisley company ‘Workwear Made Easy’. With generous cash prizes on offer the top three designs will also be given the opportunity to have part of their design embroidered onto a […]

New Paisley Grammar School planned to be open by summer 2026

Plans for a new Paisley Grammar School are moving forward – with the state-of-the-art facility expected to be open by summer 2026, for the start of that year’s new school term. The community campus will replace the existing Paisley Grammar School and will contain new facilities not possible on the current site, some of which […]

West College Scotland Open Days

isit West College Scotland’s Open Days to find out more about their full-time, part-time and evening courses as well as apprenticeships, learning support and funding. Held at each of their main campuses the events will provide a showcase of the College departments and support services. Staff and students will be on hand throughout the day […]