Category: Renfrewshire

Renfrewshire apprentices play vital role in helping local businesses grow

Renfrewshire Council Leader reaffirms commitment to create conditions for growth during visit to leading local company Renfrewshire Council Leader Iain Nicolson saw first-hand the critical role apprenticeships are playing in supporting skills development and local business growth during a visit to City Gate Construction (CGC). The Council provides support to 85 Modern Apprentices working in […]

Whats on this weekend 17 June

Local rock gods and all over good guys MrdB are playing at The Bungalow tonight with Leisureland (formerly The Ribena Boys) It is free entry and doors are 7pm. Tomorrow afternoon  is Mod time with The M65s last time they played it was jam packed. The Glasgow based Mod band cover the hits of Britpop, […]

Supplier opportunities at Clyde Waterfront construction project

Civil engineering specialists GRAHAM are advertising a range of services of interest to small businesses as part of a major infrastructure project in Renfrewshire. GRAHAM secured the construction contract from Renfrewshire Council to deliver the Clyde Waterfront and Renfrew Riverside project. Construction includes building a two-lane opening road bridge across the River Clyde at Renfrew […]

Young people get a hands-on experience of traditional building crafts

More than 150 third year pupils in Renfrewshire got to grips with traditional building skills at a career-building event held outside Paisley Town Hall. Building on Paisley’s historic environment, the event hopes to encourage more young people to get into traditional building crafts as part of the budding construction industry in the area. Renfrewshire Council, […]

Large Call Centre space for let at Mirren Court Three

Large Call Centre space for let at Mirren Court Three, 123 Renfrew Road, Paisley Lower ground floor office to let at Mirren Court Three in the size of 1400 sqft perfect as a call centre! The office consists of an open plan space and a separate small storage room. The space has got central heating, […]

Renfrewshire gets ready for Barshaw fun

Crowds are set to soak up the summer vibes at Barshaw Gala Day with an afternoon packed full of exciting activities for all the family. Taking place on Saturday 18 June, from 11am to 4pm, Barshaw Park will be a hive of activity as the local community comes together for one of the highlights on […]

Lost song by Stealers Wheel duo is found and set for world exclusive play on radio

A long-lost song recorded by Stealers Wheel duo Gerry Rafferty and Joe Egan has just been rediscovered. The late Gerry Rafferty’s brother, Jim  – who co- wrote lyrics and sang harmony on the song, Trouble With Love ­– recently found the track on an old hard drive. Now the song will be broadcast for the […]

Renfrewshire and Inverclyde join to mark Armed Forces Day

Renfrewshire and Inverclyde residents are being encouraged to attend a ceremony to celebrate our serving military men and women. Serving troops, veterans and their families will join the Provosts of Renfrewshire and Inverclyde, as well as the Lord-Lieutenant of Renfrewshire, Colonel Peter McCarthy, to mark Armed Forces Day with a service in Paisley Abbey on […]