Category: Renfrewshire


The two Johnstone Pipe Bands have continued their solid start to the Competitive season by following up their successful outing at the Coatbridge Indoor Competition with two wins, a 2nd place and a 3rd place at the Gourock Highland Games on Sunday. The Grade 2 World Champions have won all four of their opening encounters, […]

Engine Engineering

Warm sunny weekends, barbeque with the neighbours, cold beers in the shade. In a perfect world that how we would like our weekend to go the reality is your vehicle has broken down and your local garage have said you require a new engine, that’s where Engine Engineering come in to play, they can recondition […]

Scottish Election Results & Photographs 2016

Scottish Election Results & Photographs 2016 Paisley Constituency Electorate 51,673 Total votes cast – Paisley constituency ballot 29,592 Total votes cast – West Scotland region ballot in Paisley 29,616 Turnout – Paisley 57.3% Election Results Candidate Party Votes George Adam Scottish National Party 14,682 Neil Bibby Scottish Labour Party 9,483 Paul Masterton Scottish Conservative and Unionist […]

Media release re Riverbrae ASN school meeting

Renfrewshire parents invited to meeting on education of children with additional support needs Parents and carers of children in Renfrewshire with additional support needs are being invited to a meeting to discuss arrangements for the education of their children over the next year. The meeting in Johnstone Town Hall at 6.30pm on Wednesday May 11 […]

Local Filmmakers’ quest to complete Paisley feature film

Renfrewshire based film director Paul Mothersole and Renfrewshire Leisure’s New Media Worker Richard Weeks have joined creative forces to complete a film that was first started in the 1960s. The unfinished film, titled ‘My Paisley’, was originally the work of local filmmaker Falconer Houston. It traced the history of Paisley from the town’s patron Saint […]

Mhairi Black Looks Back on First Year in Parliament

Mhairi Black, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire South has been looking back at her first year as an MP. Mhairi was elected as the MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire South, defeating the former Shadow Foreign Secretary Douglas Alexander, in a historic victory on May 7th 2015. Mhairi is the youngest person elected to Westminster […]

Oldest survivor marks 75th anniversary of Paisley’s worst wartime disaster

The oldest survivor of Paisley’s worst wartime disaster commemorated the lives of her fallen comrades in a special memorial service. Jenny Enterkin, aged 102, survived the blast that killed 92 of her fellow volunteers working at the Woodside First Aid Post 75 years ago. Two German parachute mines were dropped over Paisley Cross on the […]

Core 2 Core Computing – Paisley

There is now  20% off all labour charges throughout the month of MAY on any repair in store.   To take advantage of this offer please call into the shop at 10 Wellmeadow Street Paisley. For further information about the services please click here.    

West College Scotland recruiting for Prince’s trust team

Recruitment now ongoing for Prince’s Trust Team programme which starts at West College Scotland on Monday 16th May 2016.  The course is aimed at 16 to 25-year-olds and runs for 12 weeks. The Team programme is an action packed 12 weeks for young people to help build self-confidence and motivation. For further details please click here.