Category: Renfrewshire

Johnstone cyclists are kitted out for Paisley 2021

A successful Renfrewshire cycling club are set to fly the flag for Paisley’s bid for UK City of Culture 2021 across the whole country. The Johnstone Wheelers cycling club – and their youth section, the Johnstone Jets – will be proudly wearing the Paisley 2021 logo on their new kit. The club – whose members […]

Renfrewshire Wide Credit Union Cash Cub Launch St James’ Renfrew

The latest launch of Cash Cubs has taken place in St.James’ Primary School, Renfrew. Cash Cubs is a fun re-launch of Renfrewshire-Wide Credit Union’s school savings club. Bringing the concept bang up to date with the addition of the fresh and exciting Cash Cub mascot, primary school pupils are encouraged to get even more active […]

CalmPoint Paisley & Renfrewshire

I would like to introduce you to CalmPoint and its owner Adele Logan. Adele has been working with ear acupuncture for a good number of years and has witnessed many, many times just how effective it can be. Over the years Adele has found that by using just a few acupuncture points you can effectively treat most types […]

Paisley 2021 team signs up former Glasgow marketing boss Scott Taylor

Paisley’s bid for UK City of Culture 2021 has had another boost after the man who helped lead the step change in Glasgow’s image over the past 20 years joined the team. Scott Taylor – until recently the chief executive of Glasgow City Marketing Bureau – is joining the Paisley 2021 team as a technical […]

Nick Nairn to top bill on return of Paisley Food Festival

Paisley is getting set for a day-long taste sensation – with a free food festival featuring top TV chef Nick Nairn and street food from across the globe. The Paisley Food Festival returns on Saturday 23 April after a successful debut last year – and Michelin-starred chef Nick will be sharing the tips of the […]

Brightest Star set to benefit from Scouts Annual Duck Race

Scouts across Paisley, Neilston and Barrhead are announcing their chosen charity in which their annual Duck Race will support. This year we will be raising funds for The Brightest Star and the Scouts. The Brightest Star is run by an inspiring woman from Renfrewshire called Arlene Smith. After losing her healthy 5 year old son […]

Paisley Pirates-finals weekend preview

Paisley Pirates are preparing for one of their most significant weekends in recent years as they ready themselves for the SNL Playoff weekend in Kirkcaldy on Saturday and, hopefully, Sunday, if they can get past the considerable obstacle facing them in the shape of Aberdeen Lynx in the first semifinal (face off 4.45pm). “It’s the […]


Gavin Newlands, the MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has today welcomed IKEA’s announcement that they will pay all of their workers a Living Wage from 1st April 2016. IKEA’s has opted to pay their workers the Living Wage of £8.25 as recommended by the Living Wage foundation, as opposed to the UK Government’s statutory […]

Saturday’s grand opening of Johnstone Reuse Superstore

Charity’s new look will bring fresh support for local mental health Local mental health charity RAMH have unveiled their new look branding and website along with the opening of their social enterprise in Johnstone. The ribbon was cut at the new charity shop in Houston Square Johnstone by Cllr Iain McMillan as the organisation also […]