Category: Renfrewshire

Newlands Backs ‘Moving On’ Campaign

Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has backed a campaign that helps support young people who are deaf or have hearing loss. Action on Hearing Loss have set-up a ‘Moving On’ service which provides specialist assistance to 16-25 years who are deaf or have a hearing loss to take up work experience and […]

Santa’s free doughnuts feast at mall’s Christmas lights switch on

THE intu Braehead shopping centre has organised a Christmas lights switch on that shoppers just doughnut want to miss. And it means Santa is coming early for fans of the world-famous Krispy Kreme doughnuts. The mall has teamed up with the makers of the tasty treat who will delight the first 700 people who turn […]


Gavin Newlands, the MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, joined MPs in the House of Commons to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the White Ribbon campaign to end violence against women. The Renfrewshire MP, who is a White Ribbon Ambassador, spoke at the parliamentary reception alongside former England footballer Paul Elliot CBE. The SNP Westminster […]

Intu The Big Switch On

Join your host Edward Reid of ‘Britains Got Talent’ fame for an evening of free family fun and entertainment at The Big Switch On at intu Braehead and Soar. Come along and watch our dazzling lights come to life! Venue: intu Braehead and Soar When: 06 Nov (4:00pm – 10:00pm)   The evening will commence […]

Calum’s Cabin visitors to get comfort from Saints legend’s book

VISITORS to a holiday home for families of children affected by cancer are to be given a book written by St Mirren football legend that aims to comfort those suffering the loss of a loved one. Lifelong Saints fan and businessman Ally Mitchell has bought 100 copies of Tony Fitzpatrick’s The Promise – Together Again […]

Paisley Pirates Latest Scores

Aberdeen Lynx 5 Paisley Pirates 4 Pirates surrendered their unbeaten run in the north as they went down 5-4 to Aberdeen in a sometimes bad tempered game at the Lynx Centre. The visitors were first on the board as two early strikes by Riddell and Orr gave them a handy two goal cushion, but the […]

Residents urged to get behind town’s bid by wearing Paisley Pattern

Residents are being asked to don Paisley’s famous Paisley Pattern design when the unwraps its bid for UK City of Culture 2021 on Saturday 14 November. Thousands of revellers will become part of Paisley’s Pattern during the town’s annual Christmas light switch on which this year will culminate in a spectacular light show to mark […]

Bringing Broadway and the West End Stage to Paisley

Featuring all your favourite hits from world-famous musicals and stage shows, Mad 4 Musicals will bring all the glitz and glamour of Broadway and the West End stage to Paisley Town Hall on 12 November. This fantastic live show will include all your musical favourites; Evita, Phantom of the Opera, Mamma Mia!, Miss Saigon and […]

Remembrance services in Renfrewshire

Communities across Renfrewshire are preparing to commemorate Remembrance Day. Military representatives past and present will join representatives of Renfrewshire Council and a wide range of organisations and community groups at services. Renfrewshire’s Provost Anne Hall, who will be attending Paisley’s Remembrance Service, said: “This is always a time when the whole community comes together to […]