Category: Renfrewshire

Weaving Musical Threads at the Paisley Mill Museum

Musical Mills – a Celebration Musical Mills, held at the Thread Mill Museum on Saturday 3 November and compered by Tracy Patrick and Dave Manderson, hosted a packed programme of poetry and words, music, art and heritage – raising awareness of the industrial heritage and the Museum that charts the thread industry. The Museum was […]

Glasgow Airport Flightpath Fund

Glasgow Airport supports eco project for local primary schools   A unique project which encourages youngsters to respect and care for the environment has received £11,000 from the Glasgow Airport FlightPath Fund.   The Tree Amigos project will educate 150 pupils from five primary schools in communities around the airport about a range of issues […]

Aircraft Carrier section on The River Clyde

Part of the latest section of the navy’s new carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth passing under the Erskine Bridge on Sunday the 4th November at approx. 1.45 PM. Photograph was taken by John MacIntyre who kindly let us use the photograph below. Text from the BBC website An 11,000-tonne section of aircraft carrier has set off on its […]

Bazinga Comics Opening Paisley

Bazinga Comics Opening Paisley Paisley.org.uk was on hand to take photographs of the opening of the brilliantly named Bazinga Comic store inside the Paisley Shopping Centre’s ‘In Shops’. Tracey Clements from Paisley.org.uk took all the photographs which included some of the staff dressed up as Yoda, Catwoman and Robin was there too. Not only that […]

Special exhibition at Paisley Museum this Christmas

A special exhibition at Paisley Museum this Christmas. The history of picture book illustration: ‘Magic in the Nursery’ The ‘founding fathers’ of the modern children’s picture book in Britain, if not the world, were the late Victorians Walter Crane (1845-1915) and Randolph Caldecott (1846-1886). Their colourful and fanciful images for children are acknowledged as the […]

Paisley Fireworks Display build up

Anchor Mill Studio were on hand to take some photographs of the build up to Saturdays Fireworks Display in Paisley, as you will see it was a fantastic day all round, well done to everyone involved. Paisley.org.uk would like to announce our new partnership with Anchor Mill Studio. This partnership comes out of the Positive […]

Paisley Fireworks Display 2012 – Paisley Photographs

Paisley Photographs of the Paisley Fireworks Paisley.org.uk were also positioned at various parts of the town with one of our photographers Alex Kyle being positioned just behind the cenotaph with a great view of the Town Hall and the fireworks, here are Alex’s photographs of the evening. There are a lot more photographs to come keep coming […]

Paisley Photographs of the Paisley Fireworks 2012

Anchor Mill Studio were on hand to take some photographs of the build up to Saturday’s Fireworks Display in Paisley, as you will see it was a fantastic day all round, well done to everyone involved. Paisley.org.uk would like to announce our new partnership with Anchor Mill Studio. This partnership comes out of the Positive […]

Paisley Fireworks Video 2012

Here is a video of the Paisley fireworks almost in its entirety shot from right next to the Cenotaph. The video was shot on an Iphone so apologies about the slight shakiness of it but it was fairly cold. If you have any video or photographs you would like to see on the website or […]