Category: Renfrewshire

St Mirren FC Hospitality News

St Mirren v Raith Rovers Friday 18th September 2015, Kick-off 7.45pm   FRIDAY NIGHT INDIAN / CHINESE BUFFET HOSPITALITY OFFER   Guests will enjoy the following:   Arrive 5.30pm Private car parking facility. Enter through the exclusive Hospitality Suite entrance. Hostess table service. One complimentary drink from the bar on arrival ( excludes champagne) Two  […]

Renfrewshire tenants first to benefit from credit rating scheme

Council tenants in Renfrewshire are to become the first in Scotland to benefit from a scheme allowing them to build up a positive credit rating and avoid unreliable lenders. The Rental Exchange Project, a joint project with The Big Issue and Experian, will allow tenants to build a credit profile and access mainstream and cheaper […]

£1million Programme to Help People Back to Work

People in Renfrewshire who have been out of work and receiving health related benefits for more than two years will soon be able to access new support in getting back into employment. The “Working Matters” Programme is the first employability service to be funded through the Glasgow and Clyde Valley City Deal. Renfrewshire Council has […]

Award-winning reading group gears up for new term

A Renfrewshire reading group that’s given a literacy boost to more than 50 families is gearing up for a new term after winning a national award. The Council-run Pizza Reading Group recently scooped silver in Education Scotland’s ‘Transforming Lives Through Partnership’ award, in recognition of the valuable work it does. The group has been offering […]

Breastfeeding award for Intu Braehead

Breastfeeding mums visiting Intu Braehead will receive more support than ever as the centre signed up this month to a major health award. The centre was given a Breastfeeding Welcome award by Renfrewshire Health and Social Care Partnership as over 60 staff learned about the benefits of breastfeeding for both mothers and babies. The training […]

Thousands get into buildings for Renfrewshire Doors Open Days

Thousands of residents from Renfrewshire and beyond were getting into buildings at the weekend during the area’s annual Doors Open Days. Saturday and Sunday saw more than 60 venues across Renfrewshire throw open their doors to give people a look inside. Buildings old and new took part, from historic gems such as Paisley Abbey through […]

Paisley Pirates-preview of weekend’s game

Paisley Pirates go into the second leg of their Autumn Cup quarter final looking to clinch a place in the last 4 by overcoming the challenge of Kilmarnock Storm, and carrying a 3 goal lead into the tie, having defeated the home side 5-2, also in the Ayrshire rink, last weekend. “Yes, I’m happy that […]

‘Transformational year’ for Paisley’s national charity

Increased funding and award winning initiatives have helped make the past 12 months a ‘transformational year’ for Paisley’s national charity, the Scottish Huntington’s Association. Writing in their annual report Chief Executive, John Eden said that the way the charity delivers vital lifeline services has become more focused and that 2014-15 had seen ‘much to celebrate.’ […]

New Film-makers Festival… Tuesday 15th September

Dear Frame by Frame supporter… Come and see the best new film from Renfrewshire and from UWS Creative Industries Course Venue:  Paisley Art Centre Free Entry… New Talent…Networking… Cash Prizes… Gongs!