Category: Renfrewshire

Youth Parliament candidates meet with Council Leader

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Young political hopefuls held their very own question time when they got the chance to grill Renfrewshire Council’s leader and chief executive. Seven of the ten candidates standing for election met with Councillor Mark Macmillan and Sandra Black at the Council Chambers in Renfrewshire House. Posing questions about child poverty, the minimum wage and […]

Unique project generates half a million pounds for Renfrewshire families

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]A unique council service to give Renfrewshire’s children the best start in life through increased support for their families has now generated £500,000 in support for local households that they didn’t know they were entitled to. Advice Works staff based in the First Families teams have been working closely with families to help them […]

Paisley Museum ‘inspires’ children’s art at annual exhibition

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]The annual children’s art exhibition Inspired opens at Paisley Museum this week, showcasing the very best creative talent from Renfrewshire schools. The exhibition is free, and will run from Saturday 21 February to Friday 17 April. The aim of the exhibition is to showcase the work developed in art and design in all education […]


[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Renowned for their musicianship and vocal abilities, The Kilkennys have gained a reputation for revitalising traditional Irish music and adding their own touch of passion and youthful energy. The Kilkennys UK Tour 2015 marks the group’s return to mainland UK and to many venues where they played previously with their acclaimed tribute to the […]

St Mirren in the Community Easter Football Camps

St Mirren in the Community is now taking bookings for the ever popular Easter Football Camps. The Camps will run on both weeks of the Easter school holidays (6th to 10th April and 13th to 17th April) from the club’s exclusive Carbrini@JD Airdome and will cater for boys and girls aged 3 to 12 years […]

Mission Motorsport

Mission Motorsport – the Forces’ Motorsport Charity was set up to help aid in the recovery and rehabilitation of those affected by military operations by providing opportunities through motorsport. The charity uses motorsport to engage and merge the activities of the disabled and those carrying mentally and physically debilitating injuries with able bodied servicemen and […]

St Mirren Exhibition at Paisley Museum

The exhibition is called ‘Back of the Net’ and the idea is to present stories from supporters rather than just be a basic history of the club. We are looking for Saints fans to tell us tales of a whole variety of areas, anything from memories of Love Street, meeting the players, memorable games / […]


Pirates cantered to an easy win by crushing Moray Typhoons 11-1 in their final home match of the regular season, notching their seventh consecutive league win in the process. The home side were on the board in only 46 seconds as Blair top shelved a shot past MacColla in the visitors’ goal, and the goalie […]

Glasgow Film Festival Comes to Paisley Arts Centre

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Paisley Arts centre continues its partnership with Glasgow Film Festival this year, with two films, The Bell’s of St Mary’s (U) and I Need A Dodge (15) being screened at Paisley Arts Centre at the end of the month. In addition, the premiere of a short film, produced and directed by Renfrew local, Nicholas Afchain […]