Category: Renfrewshire

Video of About Us Paisley

We went along on Monday night to the utterly amazing installation for the very impressive projection onto Paisley Abbey for the UK’s Unboxed creative arts display. Please see the video below and feel free to share far and wide, on Facebook it was viewed 20,000 times in the first two hours of appearing. Photographs of […]

Miller Homes donates to Scottish Police Dog Memorial Fund

Miller Homes Scotland is showing its support to the Scottish Police Dog Memorial fund with a £500 donation to help create a sculpture dedicated to all police dogs throughout Scotland, past and present in Glasgow’s Pollok Country Park. Development Sales Manager for the homebuilder’s Stoneyetts Village development in Moodiesburn, North Lanarkshire, Emma Ralton, visited Police […]

Renfrewshire landmarks to light up in support of Ukraine

Renfrewshire Council is to light up landmarks across the region in support of communities in Ukraine. Provost Lorraine Cameron asked for buildings to be lit in the Ukranian colours to show solidarity with the country as it faces hostility from Russia. Councillor Cameron said: “We are all watching with horror as this conflict unfolds in […]

UNBOXED: Creativity in the UK

About Us, Paisley Abbey 1 to 6 March 2022 THE UK’S MOST AMBITIOUS CELEBRATION OF CREATIVITY OPENS TODAY WITH A THRILLING RIDE THROUGH 13.8 BILLION YEARS OF HISTORY  UNBOXED: Creativity in the UK, a once-in-a-lifetime celebration of creativity taking place across the UK in 2022, launches today, 1 March, with About Us, a spectacular, free […]

FLIGHTPATH FUND TO SUPPORT TWO LIFE-CHANGING VOYAGES FOR YOUNG PEOPLE 

Glasgow Airport’s FlightPath Fund has awarded £7,400 to Ocean Youth Trust Scotland to ensure local young people can take part in life-changing sailing adventures this summer. The Fund has supported Ocean Youth Trust Scotland for several years and made the extra funding available to ensure two local youth groups from Renfrewshire and Clydebank will benefit […]

Renfrewshire’s bumper events programme returns for 2022

Renfrewshire’s major events are back with a spectacular live programme set to take place across 2022. Organised by Renfrewshire Council, the bumper calendar will see the Paisley Food and Drink Festival return in-person for the first time since 2019, alongside area highlights The Spree, Paisley Halloween Festival and many more. Events in the area begin […]

Neil Bibby MSP shows support for children’s mental health

To mark Children’s Mental Health Week 2022, Neil Bibby MSP visited a stand in the Scottish Parliament, organised by Place2Be, a leading children’s mental health charity providing support in schools across Scotland. Place2Be launched the first ever Children’s Mental Health Week in 2015 to shine a spotlight on the importance of supporting children and young […]

Glasgow Airport achieves Gold Pledge from Zero Waste Scotland

Airport awarded Gold in national scheme helping businesses to use their resources more efficiently Glasgow Airport has been awarded gold this winter for resource efficiency as part of a national campaign. Backed by the Scottish Government, The Resource Efficiency Pledge helps businesses use energy, water and raw materials more efficiently and sustainably throughout their operations. […]