Category: Renfrewshire

Monte Carlo Classic Rally Photographs

Photographs of the Monte Carlo Classic Rally which took place in Paisley last night (Wednesday 27th January) Thousand of people turned up on a freezing cold night to wave on the drivers who are starting out on the 2,688km trek over the Alps to Monte Carlo as part of the official Rally Monte Carlo Historique, […]

Provost’s Community Awards deadline approaches

With only a few days to go, Renfrewshire’s Provost Anne Hall is urging people to put their nominations in for this year’s Provost’s Community Awards ahead of the deadline of Sunday 31 January. The awards honour those who devote their time to helping others in the Renfrewshire community or who are an inspiration to others […]

Get Switched on at Paisley Museum’s New Exhibition

From the microscopic to the astronomic Light Fantastic embarks on a journey of discovery into the illuminating world of light.  This exhibition, currently on display at Paisley Museum runs until 28 March. Admission is FREE. Visitors will discover how we explore the far reaches of space by studying distant light from the cosmos and learn […]

Thousands turn out as Monte Carlo Classic Rally leaves Paisley

Thousands of people went car crazy in Paisley tonight as vintage vehicles again took over the town centre for the only UK start leg of the Monte Carlo Classic Rally. Paisley was hosting one of world motorsport’s most glamorous events for the third year in a row, as the town’s bid for UK City of […]

Lagoon hosts basketball Scottish Cup Finals

SOME of the country’s top basketball players will be hooping it up at Paisley’s Lagoon Leisure Centre this weekend. The popular sports venue is hosting the basketball Scotland Scottish Cup Finals on Saturday and Sunday, January 30 and 31 and players from Renfrewshire’s St Mirren West College Scotland team have won their way into three […]

Korean Air puts Seoul into Glasgow Airport

Glasgow Airport has secured Scotland’s first ever direct service to South Korea after flag carrier Korean Air and tour operator Hanjin Travel confirmed they will introduce a summer charter service from the capital of Seoul. Korean Air and sister company Hanjin Travel will operate three services during August 2016 between Seoul and Glasgow Airport which […]

Paisley Pirates-update

Paisley Pirates head North this weekend as they undertake their longest journey of the year to face Moray Typhoons in another SNL fixture, and fresh from their pulsating 3-1 win over Edinburgh Capitals last Sunday which took them to third place in the SNL standings. “It was an important win for us,” said coach Ian […]

Leases signed to bring two High St units back into use

Two vacant units in Paisley High Street are set to be brought back into use in a double boost for the town centre’s regeneration and UK City of Culture 2021 bid. The former Burger King restaurant at 5 High Street will be refurbished and opened within the next few months as a base for the […]