Category: Renfrewshire

More nursery time on the way for Renfrewshire 3 and 4 year olds

More nursery time on the way for Renfrewshire 3 and 4 year olds. Renfrewshire Council has launched a new consultation for parents about changes to nursery provision. Currently every three and four year old in Scotland is entitled to 475 hours of government funded pre-school education each year. The Scottish Government is increasing this annual […]

A Buddy Good Laugh at Paisley Arts Centre Photographs

A Buddy Good Laugh at Paisley Arts Centre Photographs. Father Ted actor and comedian Michael Redmond as he performed at Paisley Arts Centre’s dead sheep comedy club the other week as part of Dead Sheep Comedy’s ‘A Buddy Good Laugh’ at Paisley Arts Centre.  All photographs taken for Paisley on the web by Alex Kyle Photography.

Hip-hop dance theatre double-bill featuring parkour, acrobatics and beat boxing

Hip-hop dance theatre double-bill featuring parkour, acrobatics and beat boxing Specialists in circus theatre, acrobatics and dance, Bright Night International are delighted to present 925 / Heartbeats – a non-stop showcase of daredevil parkour and freerunning moves teamed with hip-hop dance and live beat boxing. Everyone dreams of a different kind of life. In the […]

Conferences will make 2023 plan real for Renfrewshire communities

Conferences will make 2023 plan real for Renfrewshire communities. Leaders of Renfrewshire’s community planning partnership met with local community leaders at Renfrew Town Hall to launch a programme of conferences aimed at achieving ambitious targets for Renfrewshire by 2023. The community planning partnership is made up of Renfrewshire’s main public services, including the council, the […]

Renfrewshire secures £600,000 to support residents facing hardship

Renfrewshire secures £600,000 to support residents facing hardship More than £600,000 of funding has been secured for vital projects to help Renfrewshire residents who are being hit by the UK Government’s benefit changes. The council and its third sector partners worked on four funding bids that have brought a total of £678,896 into the area, […]

The Masters of the House Perform at Paisley Town Hall

The Masters of the House Perform at Paisley Town Hall From the opening chords of the overture, the audience for the musical spectacular, The Masters of the House, are whisked off on a whistle stop tour of wonderful music from the world of musical theatre. The cast take to the stage, resplendent in their evening […]

Grand Fountain – Scottish Ironwork Seminar

Grand Fountain – Scottish Ironwork Seminar. As part of the Grand Fountain: ‘Interpretation and Restoration’ project, a Scottish Ironwork Seminar, focussing on the Grand Fountain in Paisley and the Sun Foundry, Glasgow, is to be held on Tuesday 29th October in Paisley Town Hall. The Grand Fountain project is funded by Historic Scotland, the Heritage […]

Thought provoking theatre: Mess is coming to Paisley Arts Centre

Thought provoking theatre: Mess is coming to Paisley Arts Centre. Written by Olivier Award nominee Caroline Horton Performed by Caroline Horton & Company Based on her own experiences of anorexia nervosa this funny and poignant play with songs explores obsession, despair and letting go, offering an authentic insight that challenges popular misconceptions about dealing with […]