Category: Renfrewshire

Showreel puts Renfrewshire’s film industry expertise on screen

FORGET Hollywood if you want to make a movie or promotional video… because everything you need is here in Renfrewshire. The past few years has seen an increase in film and media industry companies setting up locally. Now OneRen – the local charitable trust providing cultural, leisure and sporting opportunities to help people enjoy active […]

Renfrewshire Council to hold two recruitment events

Renfrewshire Council are looking for people to join its Care At Home, Community Alarms and Soft Facilities Management teams.  Anyone who wants to apply for a job or find out more are invited to come to a recruitment event  Care At Home and Community Alarm Responder jobs recruitment event  Park Mains High School, Erskine  Wednesday […]

Renfrewshire residents reminded to submit applications for Local Partnership funding

Community groups and voluntary organisations are being encouraged to submit their applications as the latest round of Local Partnership funding becomes available. Up to £10,000 is available for projects which will benefit local communities in Renfrewshire and align with the priorities set by the Local Partnership that has been applied to. The deadline for applications […]

Paisley Food and Drink Festival makes big in-person return this April

Paisley’s popular Food and Drink Festival is returning in-person for 2022 with a two-day feast of fun this April. Paisley Food and Drink Festival is one of Scotland’s largest outdoor food and drink festivals and the extravaganza will take place at Abbey Close and Bridge Street in Paisley town centre on Friday 29 and Saturday […]

‘Life-changing’ internship in Renfrewshire for young adults with a learning disability

A life-changing programme helping young adults with a learning disability or autism transition to employment is now recruiting for its 2022-2023 intake in Renfrewshire. Renfrewshire Council, Glasgow Clyde College and DFN Project SEARCH launched their partnership in 2015 to give young adults with a learning disability or autism in the area vital work-based learning opportunities […]

Renfrewshire’s community heroes rewarded

Renfrewshire has honoured local groups and volunteers for their work in the community at the Provost’s Community Awards. Renfrewshire’s Provost Lorraine Cameron was joined by comperè Gina McKie to help celebrate the achievements of devoted community members who go above and beyond to make Renfrewshire a better place to live and work. The award winners […]

PAISLEY OPERA’S PRODUCTION

‘A Paisley Kiss’  by Mascagni Paisley Opera’s brand new specially commissioned translation of Mascagni’s much-loved Cavalleria Rusticana. 29th – 30th April & 1st – 2nd of May Professional soloists and Amicus orchestra join Paisley Opera’s full community chorus in a new production of Mascagni’s romantic masterpiece ‘Cavalleria Rusticana’, with a new, specially commissioned “Paisley” translation. […]

Council launch housing priorities consultation

Residents are urged to give their views on types of housing and homes needed in Renfrewshire as part of a consultation on the new Local Housing Strategy. Launched today (Monday 21 March), the consultation is open to home owners, renters and tenants to have their say on the priorities and housing needs detailed in the […]

Live Music This Weekend

We have another great week of live music coming up again. Bobby Deans Big Band is back at The Bungalow tomorrow. Tickets on the door are £5 and doors are 1pm. Get in early if you want a seat as these afternoons are always packed out and very popular. At night there is a Rock […]