Category: Renfrewshire

Diane Mitchell Music School Open Weekend

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Open Weekend in our new premises in Brick Lane Studios, 7 – 9 Weir Street, Paisley, PA3 4DW. The Official Opening will take place on  Saturday 10th January about 1pm. More details to follow Pop in for a tea or coffee to find out more about our music tuition services. Also please visit our new website About […]


[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Free flights to Marrakech for one lucky winner Glasgow Airport is getting into the Christmas spirit with the launch of a fun festive online game – Travellers are being encouraged to participate in the airport’s new interactive quiz to be in with a chance of winning a pair of return flights to Marrakech […]

Ofqual Regulated Health & Safety Qualifications now available from Code Red Fire

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Local business, Code Red Fire, has achieved a further level of approval on the various training courses and service it offers, adding to the other high profile memberships it recently gained. Having recently gained membership The Institute of Fire Safety Managers and the Institution of Fire Engineers, Code Red Fire has now announced that a […]

Saints Fans Zone

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]This Saturday the St.Mirren Fans Council have organised a Fans Zone for supporters to meet up before and after the Motherwell game. There are many activities organised with doors opening from 12.30pm. The Fans Zone will be protected by a large Marquee which can accommodate any number of supporters. However, supporters have to register their […]

Celebrate ‘Burns Night’ at the Glynhill

Celebrate ‘Burns Night’ at the  Glynhill Hotel, Renfrew   Friday  23th January 6.30pm – 9pm   The Red-Hot Firewalk Challenge . To make this event a success and to help us raise vital funds for people affected by Huntington’s disease, their families and carers, we need you to register and take part. This exciting fundraising […]

Food Train National Newsletter

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Since Food Train launched in Renfrewshire in October 2013, over 40 local volunteers have donated 4,708 hours of their time to make up shopping orders and delivering to over 140 older people. Our customers frequently refer to the service as a life line. The majority use the service on a weekly/fortnightly basis, others on an […]

Renfrewshire’s Provost honours Commonwealth Games heroes

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Over 40 local baton bearers and athletes from the Commonwealth Games were praised by Renfrewshire’s Provost Anne Hall at a special ceremony. Paisley born athletes, Cara Kennedy, Christopher Nelson and Iain Scholefield, joined the dozens of baton bearers in the special celebration event at Linwood’s Tweedie Hall. The Renfrewshire leg of the Queen’s Baton Relay […]

Mission Discovery 2014

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Mission Discovery invites students to work directly with astronauts, astronaut trainers, rocket scientists, and NASA leaders for a week. Students spend the week learning from the Mission Discovery team, with the aim to design an experiment to be launched into space. Successful experiments will be performed aboard the International Space Station. All video below was […]

£1.2million to help Renfrewshire homeowners tackle fuel poverty

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Vulnerable homeowners in Renfrewshire are to benefit from £1.2million of funding to help heat their homes. Renfrewshire has been awarded the grant from the Scottish Government’s £60million Home Energy Efficiency Programme for Scotland: Area Based Schemes (HEEPS:ABS) for 2015. The £1.2million HEEPS:ABS funding will go to Renfrewshire Council and local housing associations to offer support […]