Category: Renfrewshire

Six Book Challenge Renfrewshire Libraries

Six Book Challenge More than 50 people who signed up for a reading challenge through Renfrewshire Libraries have been honoured at an awards ceremony. Renfrewshire Libraries hosted an awards ceremony for those who took part in the Six Book Challenge. Now in its fifth successful year, the Six Book Challenge was launched in 2008 by […]

Renfrewshire Council services win recognition at excellence awards

Renfrewshire Council services win recognition at excellence awards Four Renfrewshire Council services have won runners up prizes at this year’s annual Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) Awards. The awards saw over 300, UK, local authorities competing to show how they deliver the goods for local customers. Paul O’Brien, Chief Executive of APSE said, “These […]

Paisley Business Improvement District

Paisley Business Improvement District Derek Mackay MSP  announces support for Paisley businesses Local Government Minister Derek Mackay today announced £20,000 funding to support the development of a Business Improvement District in Paisley. Business Improvement Districts offer a sustainable financial model to support businesses in a defined geographical area of a town, city or commercial district. […]

Create Paisley

Create Paisley The “See through Fashion” Video was shown at the launch of the Paisley launch of the Scottish Mental Health Arts & Film Festival. To find out more about the Scottish Mental Health Arts & Film Festival click here To find out more about Create then please click here.

Paisley Museum

Sympathetic restoration puts Victorian gallery back in proportion The Pillar Gallery, part of Paisley’s Museum and Art Gallery, is being returned to its original Victorian splendour 40 years after it was ravaged by a 1970s make-over. The original double arched ceiling was lost to view when a lowered ceiling was installed. The 1970s ceiling halved […]

Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival

Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival The 1st of October saw the start of the 6th annual Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival, and as usual Renfrewshire is hosting a huge variety of events for all interests and ages. The Festival is one of the largest arts and social justice festivals and the […]

Paisley Christmas Lights Switch on 2012

Stooshe get set to switch on Paisley Chart-topping girl-band Stooshe are set to put an extra bit of spark into Paisleys Christmas Lights Switch on this year. The band will top the bill at this year’s event which for the first time will have all the main performances funded through private sponsorship. Stooshe have taken […]

Glasgow Airport publishes holidaymakers’ guide to winter

Glasgow Airport publishes holidaymakers’ guide to winter Glasgow Airport has launched its comprehensive winter 2012 flight guide to ensure travellers have the latest information at their fingertips. Whether it is a European city break, ski holiday, business trip or some winter sun, Glasgow Airport has it covered this winter and as well as details on […]

Historical Adventures Youth Theatre

Historical Adventures Youth Theatre Johnstone Class Hello there and welcome to another update from the Historical Adventures Youth Theatre.  During the past couple of weeks the children and teenagers of Johnstone have been very hard at work with our upcoming winter panto ‘Cinderella’.  Poor Cinders is being forced to work away all day and night […]