Category: Renfrewshire

Paisley & District Scout Group Duck Race 2013

Paisley & District Scout Group Duck Race 2013 Saturday 11th May sees Paisley and District Scout group’s Annual Duck Race from the Mill Bridge opposite Morrisons (Lonend) Car Park.. Last year’s event was a huge success and this year’s is already shaping up to be even BIGGER The fun starts at 11.30am with Music being […]

Paisley Town Hall hosts 100 minutes of pure Eagles nostalgia.

Paisley Town Hall hosts 100 minutes of pure Eagles nostalgia. Eagles’ devotees and rock fans take note; original Eagles tribute group Hotel California will relive all the classics for one night only at Paisley Town Hall. Coming to the venue on Saturday 11 May, Scottish group Hotel California have promised music fans a show stopping […]

Double celebration for council at employment awards

Double celebration for council at employment awards Two schemes run by Renfrewshire Council to give young people a helping hand into the world of work have been honoured at a prestigious national awards ceremony. The council’s modern apprentice programme was named as the joint-winner of the Apprentice Award at the s1jobs recruitment awards 2013. The […]

M8 Driving School

M8 Driving School M8 Driving School has been going now for over 5 years in and around the Paisley area. Numerous people have passed their test with both Steven and Paul over the years and in the process looked forward to their lessons due to the relaxed and fun atmosphere. Steven and Paul hold grades […]

Quest4Talent 2013 Finals

Quest4Talent 2013 Finals Still Game actor and comedian, Alex Robertson plays host to an exciting talent show in Paisley Town hall on the 20th of April. Organised by the towns Rotary Club to help raise money for its charity work, children and schools from across the whole of Renfrewshire and Glasgow have already battled it […]

Matinée theatre: 1984 at Paisley Arts Centre

JUST ANNOUNCED! Catch 1984 tomorrow for a special matinée performance priced just £3! Friday 19th April, 1.30pm Paisley Arts Centre Booking: Call the Box Office on 0300 300 1210 and quote ‘£3 ticket deal’ Sell a Door Theatre presents Matthew Dunster’s faithful adaptation of Geroge Orwell’s dystopian science fiction novel. Winston Smith rewrites history for the Ministry […]

Indian Takeaway with Hardeep Singh Kohli

“Kohli’s cookery and anecdotes left a reassuringly warm aftertaste.” «««« The Times Following the success of his other live shows, Nearly Naked Chef and Chat Masala, Hardeep Singh Kohli would like to invite you to his brand new show, Indian Takeaway. The country is obsessed with curry. That much we know. But how do Hardeep’s […]

Virgin Atlantic reveals jumbo October schedule from Glasgow Airport

Virgin Atlantic reveals jumbo October schedule from Glasgow Airport Virgin Atlantic has announced additional capacity on its popular Florida flights from Glasgow Airport this October. Almost 2,000 extra seats will be made available as a result of the airline’s decision to deploy a Boeing 747 aircraft on its Orlando route during the month. This will […]

Blueflint, The Proclaimers’ brilliant support act.

Calling all folk fans! Walk 500 Miles to see Blueflint, The Proclaimers’ brilliant support act. Catch an evocative and atmospheric live set when Blueflint’s tour brings them to Paisley Arts Centre next month.  The Edinburgh based five piece band cleverly intertwine banjos, fiddle, double-bass and drums to accompany the singers in beautifully-crafted songs. They successfully […]