Category: Renfrewshire

Pix, story and video of the moment Edinburgh breast cancer survivor who is backing World Cancer Day skydives

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] CANCER DEATH RATES DROP IN SCOTLAND BY   AROUND 9 PER CENT IN 10 YEARS CANCER death rates in Scotland have fallen by 9 per cent* in the last 10 years according to the latest analysis released on World Cancer Day by Cancer Research UK today.(Thursday). Inspirational breast cancer survivor Claire –Ann McCallum was chosen […]

Council Leader calls on Scottish Government to clarify Jobs Funding

Renfrewshire Council Leader, Mark Macmillan, has warned that the Scottish Government’s decision to put on hold funding for a vital youth employment programme will ‘jeopardise the future of many young people in Renfrewshire.’ Councillor Macmillan has written to Roseanna Cunningham Cabinet Secretary for Fair Work, Skills and Training, to demand an end to the uncertainty […]

Singer-songwriter Carol Laula Returns to Paisley Arts Centre

Paisley’s own Carol Laula makes a welcome return to her hometown when she performs part of her latest tour on Saturday 13 February at Paisley Arts Centre. 2016 herald’s the release of Laula’s latest album – ‘The Bones of It’. Recorded at The Barne Studios, Laula worked closely with her long time friend and colleague […]

Job Advert for CO2 Design

CO2 Design is a graphic design company situated in Paisley adjacent to Paisley Grammar School, less than 15 minutes from Glasgow city centre. We specialise in branding, printed material, websites and e-flyers. Role: IT – Web Developers Business : CO2 Design Limited Location: Paisley Salary: Very Competitive Contract : Permanent/Full-Time They specialise in branding, printed material, […]

Opportunity for budding filmakers… Wee Red Dot 2016

Dear film enthusiast… This Spring Frame by Frame are involved in the 2nd Wee Red Dot Youth Film Festival which is part of Inspired 2016… The project is run by a committee of young people who are looking forward to seeing  exciting films, so if you know of any budding filmakers be sure to let […]

Local Artist Gary Byars signed up by Van Gogh Museum

“The Vida Collection” in the USA who also works with the Van Gogh Museum. I believe after someone sending them 1 of my Scenic Paisley gift cards and viewing my website www.gbyars.com Vida  asked me if I would be interested in 3 of my Paisley paintings to be made into Modal Scarf’s to be sold […]

Get involved in Sma Shot Day 2016!

Our annual Sma Shot day celebrations are taking place on Saturday 2nd July 2016 and we are looking for local community groups to come and get involved in the day. Sma Shot is a celebration of the history of Paisleys weaving and textile industries and involves a parade through Paisley Town Centre and various activities […]

New community safety hub officially opened in Renfrewshire

A £1.3million state-of-the-art community safety hub has been officially opened in Renfrewshire. The facility, in Mill Street Paisley, is the base for Renfrewshire Community Safety Partnership which brings together a range of council and police approaches and services on community safety issues. The building features a new state-of-the art control room for monitoring and analysing […]