Category: Renfrewshire

Get ready to ROCCO with Renfrewshire Chamber

Get ready to ROCCO with Renfrewshire Chamber ROCCO 2012, the 9th Annual Business Awards of Renfrewshire Chamber take place at the Cosmopolitan Normandy Hotel in Renfrew on Friday 16th November.  The principal sponsor for the premier business event in Renfrewshire is easyJet, with 14 other organisations sponsoring the individual awards. Hosted by Fred MacAulay the […]

Council staff are double awards winners

Renfrewshire Council’s procurement team is celebrating after staff won three prestigious awards at their industry Oscars – at both UK and Scottish level. The team – which oversees the council’s purchasing needs – lifted the Team of the Year and Leadership of the Year titles at the Government Opportunities Awards Scotland last month. They then […]

Rock-a-Buy Baby & Kids Market

What is Rock-a-Buy? Rock-a-Buy is a pre-loved children’s market where mums and dads can hire stalls to sell on those good quality baby & children’s items they no longer need or use to other local families. What type of goods are available? Everything imaginable!  You never know exactly what bargains you’ll pick up at a […]

Paisley Christmas Lights 2012 Paisley Photographs

Paisley Photographs of the Paisley Christmas Lights 2012 Paisley was transformed into a winter wonderland as the town’s spectacular Christmas lights celebration took place on Saturday. Chart stars Stooshe were the grand finale to a fantastic day as a record crowd of 38,000 crammed into the town centre. Cold temperatures and rain showers didn’t put […]

1021 Photography Competition

Paisley Photography Competition. Win a Limited Edition Canvas Print Paisley.org.uk have teamed up with 1021Photography to offer all our fans & supporters a chance to win a Limited Edition canvas print worth £79.99, so if you would like to win all you have to do is head over to 1021 Photography Facebook page. Then click […]

Renfrewshire social worker wins top award

Renfrewshire social worker wins top award Liz Snodgrass, from Renfrewshire Council, has won the first ever Wilma MacDonald Mental Health Officer (MHO) of the Year Award. The Scottish Association of Social Work (SASW) set up the award in honour of Wilma MacDonald, a Mental Health Officer who worked in the East End of Glasgow for […]

Paisley Christmas Lights Switch on 2012

Paisley Photographs of the Paisley Christmas Lights Switch on 2012 Paisley on the web volunteers were in almost every area of the town for photographs, covering everything from the Santa Claus Parade by the Piazza Shopping Centre to travelling on the open top bus, giving a quite unique angle to the town. We also covered […]