Category: Renfrewshire

Me and My Shadow, My Shadow and I

Me and My Shadow, My Shadow and I: an innovative show specially designed for kids. Highly visual, interactive and revolutionary early years’ theatre performance My Little Shadow has been written and produced specifically with young audiences in mind. Taking place at Paisley Arts Centre in late April, My Little Shadow magically blends dance with live […]

Civic reception honours St Mirren cup heroes

Civic reception honours St Mirren cup heroes St Mirren’s cup-final winning heroes were honoured at a special event hosted by Renfrewshire’s Provost. The civic reception saw Provost Anne Hall welcome 26 members of the first-team squad plus directors and staff. The St Mirren contingent mixed with councillors, local MPS and MSPs and invited guests for […]

Renfrewshire Hit with £60 million Welfare Cuts

Renfrewshire Hit with £60 million Welfare Cuts Renfrewshire is going to be hit with £60 million of cuts through welfare reform each year.  This has been revealed from research carried out by Sheffield Hallam University, amounting to £530 for each and every adult in Renfrewshire.  This is a straight removal of money from the local […]

Paisley 10k 2013

On your marks. Get set. Go online to register for the Paisley 10k Renfrewshire runners are being urged to get their entries in for this year’s Scottish West 10k Championship and Fun Run and make the most of the early-bird discount that’s just been launched. The annual event takes place in Paisley, this year on […]

Glasgow Airport reports passenger growth for March 2013

Glasgow Airport reports passenger growth for March 2013   Passenger growth at Glasgow Airport has continued with over 510,000 people travelling through the airport in March 2013, representing an increase of 0.6% compared to the same period last year. The launch of Wizz Air’s flights to Warsaw and Gdansk contributed to a rise in demand […]

St Vincent’s Hospice Updates

Silver Anniversary Ball Celebrate 25 years of care for all with St Vincent’s Hospice at the Silver Anniversary Gala Ball on Friday 10th May, 2013 in the Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow, hosted by Shereen Nanjiani. Enjoy a night of glitz and glamour starting with a  champagne reception followed by a glass of wine, 3 course […]

Tributes pour in for historian Ellen Farmer

Paisley historian Ellen Farmer MBE – who devoted much of her to improving the town she loved so much – has passed away. Former mill girl Ellen, 74, died on Friday night and tributes to the woman who “had Paisley in her heart” have poured in. She was a well-known face in the town and […]

Paisley’s MSP pledges to back Prostate Cancer UK’s Quality Checklist

Paisley’s MSP pledges to back Prostate Cancer UK’s Quality Checklist George Adam MSP has pledged to support the swift implementation of a Prostate Cancer UK initiative to help Scottish men with prostate cancer receive the best possible care and support, regardless of where they live. This comes as interim findings of a new survey suggest […]