Category: Renfrewshire

Paisley Natural History Society Talks at Paisley Museum

Paisley Natural History Society Talks at Paisley Museum Plants, the real silent witnesses Paisley Natural History Society is continuing its autumn programme of evening talks with an illustrated talk by Dr Jennifer Miller (Director of the Dickson Forensic Bio-Archaeology Unit, Northlight Heritage) on Thursday the 3 October at 7.30pm in Paisley Museum. Locard’s Principle states […]

Lochwinnoch Arts Festival Outreach

Lochwinnoch Arts Festival Outreach Presents a Pre-Mòd Concert featuring The Largs Gaelic Choir and our own Witches’ Brew aka  Clare Robertson and Pauline Vallance The Factory Street Quartet featuring Colin Frame, Dominic Snyder, Connor Burgess & Alan Dixon and Willie Gamble Saturday 28th September 2013 Lochwinnoch Parish Church 7.30pm,  tea/coffee included Tickets £5 and £2.50 cons available at Calder Gallery and The […]

Weatherseal Community Heroes Fund

Weatherseal Community Heroes Fund From day centres to outreach projects and from Bathgate to Inverclyde, many community groups and organisations have benefited from bursaries through Weatherseal. Today we will take a look at just a handful of them below. Remember the Community Heroes fund is open to the Renfrewshire area until the end of this […]

Renfrewshire Scottish Mental Health Arts & Film Festival 2013

Are you ready to SMHAFF? Renfrewshire Scottish Mental Health Arts & Film Festival 2013 Only a few days until the seventh Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival kicks off! We are very, very proud to call this one our biggest and strongest Festivals yet. As you may imagine, the past few days have been extremely busy for everyone involved, but also very […]

MODstuff Paisley

MODstuff Paisley A series of gigs & events From Friday 11th October and Saturday 12th October raising funds for local charity Loud n’ Proud through LNP Promotions. About LNP Promotions : Raising funds for Loud n Proud, Promoting great events in Paisley, Mission To help our charity and our town through great music events. Venue: The […]

Council Leader wants Renfrewshire to lead the way on tackling unemployment

Council Leader wants Renfrewshire to lead the way on tackling unemployment Renfrewshire Council’s Leader wants the area to lead the way on tackling youth unemployment and is urging partner organisations to do all they can to help. The council has made a significant investment in its £8m Invest in Renfrewshire programme, which aims to reduce […]

The Magic of the Beatles visits Paisley Town Hall with their No. 1 Hits Golden Anniversary Tour

The Magic of the Beatles visits Paisley Town Hall with their No. 1 Hits Golden Anniversary Tour Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Fab Four’s first number one album, the authoritative Beatles live concert show will play Paisley Town Hall on Thursday 3 October. In 1963, the single Please Please Me launched John, Paul, George […]

Paisley Museum & Coats Observatory achieves Visit Scotland Award

Paisley Museum & Coats Observatory achieves Visit Scotland Award Paisley Museum has recently been awarded a prestigious 4 star visitor attraction award after an assessment from Visit Scotland which revealed that the programme of positive change to improve visitor experiences developed by the staff on site has been hugely successful. Over the past year the […]

Renfrewshire Council nominated at national apprentice awards

Renfrewshire Council nominated at national apprentice awards A council scheme to introduce young people to the world of work is one of a string of local individuals and organisations to be nominated for prestigious national honours. The shortlist for Scotland’s Modern Apprenticeship Awards 2013 sees Renfrewshire Council listed as a finalist in the Public Sector […]