Category: Renfrewshire

Doors Open Days unlocks over 1000 doors this September

Doors Open Days unlocks over 1000 doors this September Knights Templar on horseback, Princess Marjorie, daughter of Robert the Bruce, King Edward, young people from PACE and Spark or Genius, Aberdeen Asset Management’s David Watt, Renfrewshire’s Provost Anne Hall and some Diabolical Diaries officially launched Doors Open Days 2013, Scotland’s annual celebration of buildings, people and […]

£100,000 science boost for Renfrewshire schools

£100,000 science boost for Renfrewshire schools Renfrewshire schools are set for a £100,000 science boost after the local council concluded an agreement to take part in a science grant scheme. The council has linked up with the Edina Trust, a charitable organisation that offers grants to promote the teaching of science and gardening. Each year […]

Ipdip Theatre is on cloud nine after Fringe success.

Ipdip Theatre is on cloud nine after Fringe success. Specialising in interactive, tactile theatre experiences for very young families, Ipdip Theatre are currently on cloud nine following their recent trip to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Their residency at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh, saw them sell-out no less than 26 consecutive shows and performing their […]

New £600,000 fund to soften the ‘bedroom tax’ blow

New £600,000 fund to soften the ‘bedroom tax’ blow Renfrewshire Council is setting up a new £600,000 cash pot to help council tenants who are suffering financial hardship as a result of the ‘bedroom tax’. The money will be available via a new Council Tenant Assistance Fund to help council tenants who receive Housing Benefit […]

Paisley Farmers’ Market is on the move

Paisley Farmers’ Market is on the move Shoppers looking for some fresh ideas are being encouraged to check out Paisley Farmers’ Market when it moves to a new location and time this weekend. The popular twice-monthly market has been a fixture in County Square over the past 12 years. But it is now moving along […]

Paisley 10k road race attracts almost 1,500 runners

Paisley 10k road race attracts almost 1,500 runners Around 1,500 runners pounded the streets of Paisley at the weekend as the annual Paisley Vision 10k road race took place. The event – doubling as the Scottish Athletics West District 10K Road Race Championship – saw serious runners and enthusiastic amateurs alike strap on their running […]

Gerry Baker – St Mirren Legend

Gerry Baker – St Mirren Legend Paisley’s MSP has lodged a parliamentary motion acknowledging the career of Gerry Baker who sadly passed away at the weekend. Gerry was part of the team that won the Scottish Cup in 1959, his first season with the club. George said: ‘Although I never saw Gerry Baker play for […]

Paisley 10k Photographs 2013 Finishing Line

Paisley 10k Photographs 2013 Finishing Line Photographs from today (Sunday 25th August 2013) of the Annual Paisley 10k Road race. All photographs taken for Paisley on the web by Tracey Clements. If you would like the full resolution please use our contact page to request the photograph.