Category: Renfrewshire

Dance Ihayami Interview and Photographs

Dance Ihayami Interview and Photographs Photographs and Interview from when Dance Ihayami visited and performed in Paisley Arts centre recently. Dance Ihayami is Scotland’s Indian dance company, dedicated to the contemporisation of Indian dance. The company challenges ideas about Indian classical dance and creates innovative contemporary work, regularly collaborating with different art forms and media. Photographs below […]

Hillman Imp 50th Anniversary Linwood

Linwood Imp Returns to Linwood. Photographs of the Hillman Imp Rally at St James Business Centre, Thursday 2nd May 2013. All Photographs taken for www.paisley.org.uk by Tracey Clements The centre-piece of the celebrations was a parade involving a 50-strong convoy of vintage Imps, which have now set off on a 320-mile journey from the Linwood […]

Young people encouraged to attend apprentice event

Young people encouraged to attend apprentice event Young people from throughout Renfrewshire are being encouraged to attend a special event designed to showcase the benefits of a modern apprenticeship. Renfrewshire Council is organising the one-off information evening on Tuesday 21 May, from 6 to 7.30pm. It will take place in the Youth Employability Hub at […]

SaturN-Day Night – A Museums at Night Event at Paisley Museum

Ideal SaturN-Day Night viewing! See Saturn up close in this year’s space-themed celebration. Paisley Museum and Coats Observatory will be throwing open their doors on Saturday 18 May for a one off evening event packed with out-of-this-world activities. Running as part of the national Museums at Night festival; Paisley Museum’s very own ‘SaturN-Day Night’ event […]

School meals pilot serves up a treat for pupils

School meals pilot serves up a treat for pupils Pupils in St Catherine’s Primary School in Paisley have given a pilot school meals service the thumbs-up. The school catering service has been revised following feedback from pupils, head teachers and parent councils to provide a modernised approach to school meals, with the new service piloted […]

Be Silent or Be Killed. A terrifying true story brought to life on stage

Be Silent or Be Killed. A terrifying true story brought to life on stage. Moray based theatre company Right Lines Productions, in association with Eden Court, Inverness, will be visiting Paisley Arts Centre with their powerful new play on May 22. Be Silent or Be Killed, by Euan Martin and Dave Smith is based on […]

Paisley Patter volunteers

Paisley Patter are looking for anyone willing to volunteer their time for the fabulous Battle of Prestonpans Tapestry Exhibition at Paisley’s Anchor Mill (The Atrium), Thread Street. We need people who could cover the following shifts: Wednesday (1st), Thursday (2nd) or Friday (3rd May), 5pm-8pm.  There will be one other volunteer with you so you […]

Paisley Abbey 850 Flower and Fabric Festival

Paisley Abbey 850 Flower and Fabric Festival Abbey’s 850 anniversary Flower and Fabric Festival which is taking place in the Abbey from Thursday 9 May, – Saturday 11 May from 10am to 4pm each day. On display will be hangings made over the last 18 months by the Abbey Stitcher’s and these will be complimented by floral […]