Category: Renfrewshire


The UK Government were slammed as “chancers” as it emerged that the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer’s wife is registered with HMRC as a non-dom, potentially saving her family millions in tax bills over recent years. It emerged on Wednesday that Akshata Murthy, married to Rishi Sunak for 13 years, has used the non-dom scheme, […]

Survey seeks feedback on transport proposals

Residents and business owners are being encouraged to provide their feedback on a transport project between Paisley town centre and the Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District Scotland (AMIDS). The AMIDS South project sets out proposals for a route along Abercorn Street and Harbour Road to Inchinnan Road, with a road bridge crossing the White Cart river. […]

Great Music This Weekend

There’s an Accord fundraiser on tonight at The Bungalow. It is sold out and looks to be a good money spinner for the Paisley hospice. On the bill is The Fogarty’s with special guests: Iain Bell , Robert Wishart, Aine Currie, Corran MacArthur and Gill De Groote who are all going to perform for this […]

Excitement as multicultural pen pals meet each other for the first time

YOUNGSTERS who wrote letters to each other in a project encouraging friendship between children from ethnic and migrant communities have met up with their pen pals for the first time. There was plenty of excitement when the children, aged between six and 11 who are living across Renfrewshire, were brought together for a special event […]

Get a Spring in your step with Paisley’s Easter Bunny Trail!

Spring is here and there’s plenty to look forward to in Paisley town centre with  our Easter Bunny Trail!  Running from Friday 1st April until Easter Monday, it’s the perfect activity to get  everyone out in the fresh air and have some free, family fun at the same  time!  There are 10 bunnies hiding in […]

Volunteers set to litter pick throughout April as part of Renfrewshire’s Big Spring Clean

Thousands of dedicated volunteers are expected to head out on litter picks this April as they support Renfrewshire’s Big Spring Clean, part of the Team Up to Clean Up campaign. The annual event was postponed last year due to the pandemic with Renfrewshire supporting Keep Scotland Beautiful’s Summer Clean instead, but the popular event is […]

Join the Mad Hatter for an Easter Egg Hunt at Braehead

YOU’D have to be mad as a hatter to miss out on the fabulous fun at the Braehead Centre that starts tomorrow/today. (Fri April 1) Youngsters are invited to bring their friends and family to take part in the Mad Hatter’s Easter Egg Hunt that’s on every day at the centre between noon and 5pm. […]

Voters in Renfrewshire urged to ensure they are registered before 18 April deadline

Local voters are being encouraged to ensure they are registered to vote ahead of the local council elections in Renfrewshire on Thursday 5 May 2022. There will be 43 councillors elected across 12 ward areas and those elected will represent Renfrewshire for the next five years. Polling will take place on 5 May between 7am […]

What Live Music Is On This Weekend

Tomorrow The Bungalow are welcoming back one of the most popular event they have in the annual; diary – March of the MODS which is a full day of music in aid of Teenage cancer Trust Line up so far is: Target 5, Proper, Skaledonia, Parliament of Owls, and Worlds Apart. The event has been […]