Category: Renfrewshire

Wizz Air announces two new Polish destinations from Glasgow

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] WIZZ AIR LAUNCHES NEW ROUTES IN POLAND 6 NEW ROUTES FROM 5 POLISH AIRPORTS   Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe*, today announced further enhancements to its low fare route network from Poland, with 6 new routes from 5 different airports. Flights to Glasgow from Katowice and Poznan […]

City Deal means double jobs boost for Renfrewshire

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] City Deal means double jobs boost for Renfrewshire Unemployed people in Renfrewshire can look forward to doubling their chances of landing a job thanks to the £1.13billion City Deal investment package agreed last week. Councillor Mark Macmillan, Leader of Renfrewshire Council, said, “The City Deal focuses on 20 major infrastructure projects across the […]

Sma’ Shot Day kicks off summer events programme

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Sma’ Shot Day kicks off summer events programme Renfrewshire residents enjoyed family fun at the weekend when Sma’ Shot Day kicked off the summer town centre events programme. The popular annual event took place in the usual venue of Abbey Close and saw a crowd of thousands turn out over the course of […]

New coaches have the right stuff for Street Stuff

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] New coaches have the right stuff for Street Stuff An award-winning scheme which uses football to help reduce youth crime has made a few summer signings, with help from a council employment programme. Street Stuff is a partnership between various local agencies, including Renfrewshire Council and St Mirren FC, running a number of […]

Exhibition opens at Paisley Museum as part of nation-wide contemporary art festival

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Exhibition opens at Paisley Museum as part of nation-wide contemporary art festival A contemporary art exhibition, called Information, will open at Paisley Museum on 11 July as part of the Generation festival, a nation-wide celebration of Scottish Contemporary Art. This exhibition re-visits an earlier Information exhibition that was held at the Museum 25 […]

Sporty pupils go for gold at school games

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Sporty pupils go for gold at school games Around 80 athletic pupils from across the central belt have taken part in a special Inter-Authority Games. On-X Linwood hosted teams from Inverclyde, East Renfrewshire and Glasgow and Renfrewshire. Inspired by the Commonwealth Games, the four local authorities got together to create a special event […]

Free Ice Cream Offer

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Free Ice Cream Offer Free Ice Cream Offer – whether your celebrating Sma Shot Day this Saturday, enjoying the sun or keeping the weans happy during the school holidays. Flavour Fusion ‘Quality Ice Cream Bar’ is the first of a growing chain offering the very finest of Ice Cream and Milkshakes, Smoothies, Waffles, […]

Countdown is on to Sma Shot Day

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Countdown is on to Sma Shot Day The first big date in Renfrewshire’s summer town centre events calendar arrives at the weekend with the return of family favourite Sma’ Shot Day. The popular annual event – one of the oldest workers’ festivals in the world – will take place on Saturday 5 July […]

Commonwealth hero gets on his bike for Paisley cycle event

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Commonwealth hero gets on his bike for Paisley cycle event An Olympic and Commonwealth medal-winning cyclist will be the star attraction when the world’s only pop-up track cycle event visits Paisley town centre next month. Amateur riders will be able to pick up tips from Ross Edgar – one of British cycling’s biggest […]