Category: Renfrewshire

Basketball Paisley Superleague Session

This weekend the 9th-11th of September sees the Lagoon Sports Centre host the Scottish Invitational basketball tournament featuring the reigning Scottish league and play off champions basketballpaisley. Scotland’s only professional mens basketball team the Glasgow Rocks and visiting teams Belfast Star and Boroughmuir Blaze. Tickets are available at the following link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/scottish-invitational-tickets-408964563017 Our new Superleague […]

MEDICAL DELIVERY DRONE NETWORK LAUNCHES

NEXT PHASE OF PROJECT CAELUS TO DEVELOP  UK’S FIRST MEDICAL DELIVERY DRONE NETWORK LAUNCHES AGS Airports leads consortium including NHS Scotland for innovative project –  A consortium led by AGS Airports in partnership with NHS Scotland to deliver what will be the UK’s first medical distribution network using drones has launched its next phase. CAELUS […]

Con de Lange and Sandy Strang Spirit of Cricket Trophy

Following on from their wonderful victory the previous day, when they beat Heriot’s by 103 runs in the Grand Final of Scottish Cricket’s season, Ferguslie Cricket Club staged a very special match at Meikleriggs for the Con de Lange and Sandy Strang Spirit of Cricket Trophy, when the club remembered and celebrated the lives of […]

Beat the Street Paisley off to a fantastic start as more than 6,127 people sign up to take part

Paisley’s Beat the Street campaign is off to a fabulous start this week as a total of 6,127 people have signed up to take part in the six-week physical activity game. Beat the Street challenges communities, including schools, workplaces and community groups, to see how far they can walk, run, scoot, wheel or cycle in return […]

Freedom Through Movement

Paul Chalmers who runs Freedom Through Movement. “I started Freedom Through Movement with the aim of helping people find their own version of Freedom. For some of the people, I train Freedom means getting stronger, for others it is changing how their body looks. Yet more find their Freedom through improvements in mobility and how […]

Whats on this weekend 2nd September

The Spree started yesterday and all the Paisley venues have a packed programme of fantastic bands.  There are lots to choose from and we start at tonight at The Bungalow with one of the UK’s most authentic sounding Beatles tribute bands – The Beatles for Sale. The Beatles for Sale have a full repertoire of […]

About Us Now event in Paisley this October

Stemettes, The Poetry Society and 59 Productions are back in Paisley for free fun-filled STEAMactivities this autumn Following spectacular light shows in March and coding and poetry workshops in Renfrewshire schools, About Us Now will offer fun creative STEM and poetry activities linking to the theme of connectivity and the Universe London, UK 25th August […]

ONE WEEK AND COUNTING FOR TORY FAILURE ON COST OF LIVING

An SNP MP has condemned Rishi Sunak and Liz Truss for failing to come up with a proper plan to help people through the cost-of-living crisis several weeks into the Tory leadership contest – and has demanded action now. Gavin Newlands MP’s call follows comments and a report from the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) […]

Campaign Launches to support Renfrewshire’s most vulnerable infants, children and young people!

Children’s Hearings Scotland (CHS) launches its’ autumn campaign today to recruit new Panel Members to support infants, children and young people in their local communities. Across Scotland, the organisation are looking to recruit volunteers from a diverse range of backgrounds aged 18 and over who can listen, show empathy, build trust and show compassion to […]