Category: Renfrewshire

Lauren’s LifeLines

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Lauren’s LifeLines Lauren’s LifeLines was an idea that 8 year old Lauren Cosgrove, from Barrhead, came up with in order to help kids who rely on artificial nutrition, just like she does, via feeding tubes and central lines. Lauren was born at 27 weeks and has had to fight many different illnesses, including […]

Employment in Scotland is at a record high

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Employment in Scotland is at a record high Employment in Scotland is at a record high according to official figures.  The Office for National Statistics has shown that 2,585,000 people in Scotland are in employment – an increase of 29,000 over the last quarter.  Employment has not been so high in Scotland since […]

LOCAL SPORTING CLUB BOWLED OVER BY GLASGOW AIRPORT SUPPORT

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] LOCAL SPORTING CLUB BOWLED OVER BY GLASGOW AIRPORT SUPPORT Young lawn bowlers in Renfrewshire have been honing their skills with some new equipment  thanks to Glasgow Airport. Members of Paisley Indoor Bowling Club (PICB) Junior Section had resorted to borrowing sets of bowls from older club members, which were too large to allow […]

Martin Aelred – Songs of the Movies

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Martin Aelred – Songs of the Movies Martin Aelred is coming to Paisley! From Govan to the World Stage, Martin has performed for Prince Charles and the Dalai Lama and to sold out audiences in New York, London, Edinburgh and Glasgow. He is a high C tenore and a classical and Flamenco guitarist, who […]

Roll Up Roll Up! It’s Renfrew Gala Day 2014

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Roll Up Roll Up! It’s Renfrew Gala Day 2014 Come and join in the circus theme at this year’s Renfrew Gala Day which takes place on Sunday 1 June at Robertson Park.  With a mix of fairground rides, stalls, free family activities including inflatables, petting zoo, vintage fire engines and much much more, Gala Day […]

The ‘Tannies’ return home to Paisley

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]The ‘Tannies’ return home to Paisley The Tannahill Weavers will bring their dynamic, traditional Celtic music to Paisley Arts Centre on Sunday 18 May. The gig will also be a homecoming for the band whose name was inspired by Paisley.  Formed following a jam-session in Paisley, The Tannahill Weavers (or ‘Tannies’ as they are affectionately known) […]

Double celebration for US Airways at Glasgow Airport

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Double celebration for US Airways at Glasgow Airport   Airline marks 10 years of serving Scotland Captain signs off after 36 years of service   It was a double celebration for US Airways today (Thursday 8 May) at Glasgow Airport which provided a water cannon salute to mark the 10th anniversary of the airline’s Glasgow […]

Paisley Museum becomes the ‘Museum of Light’ to celebrate Museums at Night 2014

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Paisley Museum becomes the ‘Museum of Light’ to celebrate Museums at Night 2014  For the third year running, Paisley Museum and Coats Observatory will be taking part in the annual after-hours celebration of Museums at Night on Saturday 17 May. For one night only, Paisley Museum will be transformed into the ‘Museum of […]

Provost flies high for charity

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Provost flies high for charity Renfrewshire’s Provost Anne Hall charity drive took off in style at Paisley’s international airport. Provost Hall earned a day’s wages at Glasgow Airport to raise money for a charitable cause close to her heart. The company will also donate £500 to the Provost’s charity scheme. The money raised […]