Category: Renfrewshire

Its all happening in Paisley

Its all happening in Paisley. Paisley is gearing up for a busy October and November of events, there is quite literally something for everyone in the forthcoming months everything from a scooter rally right through to the Festive Lights Switch On  in the town centre. Only a few years ago the fireworks display was the […]

Food Train Renfrewshire seek volunteers

Food Train Renfrewshire seek volunteers Food Train is a vital grocery shopping and delivery service for the elderly, who through age related ill health, frailty or disability, are unable to manage their grocery shopping. This vital service is led by volunteers, who assist in collecting shopping orders, making up the orders and delivering them to […]

Weaving Musical Threads in association with RMHAFF and the Royal National Mod presents

Weaving Musical Threads in association with RMHAFF and the Royal National Mod presents Angus Weaver of Grass  An inspiring story portrayed through drama, film and literature about Angus MacPhee who was raised in the crofting community of South Uist. Traumatised by his experience of WWII, he barely spoke again. This is a tale of lost traditions, […]

Tinchy Stryder and The View to play Paisley Xmas lights switch-on

Tinchy Stryder and The View to play Paisley Xmas lights switch-on Lights set to twinkle alongside A-list stars This year’s Paisley Christmas Lights switch-on promises to be bigger and better than ever before, with not one, but two headline acts performing on Saturday 16 November. UK hip-hop star Tinchy Stryder and Dundee rockers The View […]

Renfrewshire Building services team strikes gold with national award

Renfrewshire Building services team strikes gold with national award A new approach which has boosted employment opportunities, employee skills and customer satisfaction has gained a prestigious national award for Renfrewshire Council’s building services team. The team has been awarded the Investors in People gold standard for business improvement – the highest accolade of its kind. […]

Bray Controls takes Chamber Awards 2013 Success

Bray Controls takes Chamber Awards 2013 Success Renfrewshire Chamber member Bray Controls (UK) from Inchinnan, is celebrating after being crowned one of the winners in the Scottish heats of the Chamber Awards 2013. The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) Chamber Awards, now in their 10th anniversary year, is one of the showpiece events in the […]

Scottish Album of the Year winner RM Hubbert added to Spree bill

Scottish Album of the Year winner RM Hubbert added to Spree bill Scottish Album of the Year Award winner RM Hubbert has been added to an already stacked festival line-up at The Spree in Paisley this month. ‘Hubby’ will join his Chemikal Underground label mates, Emma Pollock and Miaoux Miaoux, in a special performance with […]

Renfrewshire Council wins national excellence award for school meals service

Renfrewshire Council wins national excellence award for school meals service Renfrewshire Council’s catering team has scooped ‘Best Service Team’ of the year at a top national awards ceremony. The catering team won the award after judges praised the successful transformation of its school meal service, which has attracted pupils back with new menus and innovative […]

Paisley Fireworks Event 2013

Paisley Fireworks Event 2013 The town centre of Paisley will be alive to the sound of Fireworks this year when the annual pyrotechnics display comes to town on the 2nd November 2013. This event is extremely popular with families and if last years Halloween theme event was anything to go by then they just get […]