Category: Renfrewshire

OneRen brings live shows back after two years of Covid restrictions

AN exciting programme of arts, theatre and music events sees the first live in-person shows being staged by OneRen in the past two years. Watch This sPACe is a series of shows in various venues across Renfrewshire in place of the usual arts hub of Paisley Arts Centre, which is currently closed for refurbishment as […]

A True Mismatch

Introducing ‘A True Mismatch’ is an ambitious 6 part TV miniseries, written by Daniel Reynolds and Kris Scott. Two sides of the class divide collide when working class Harry Shaw has a chance encounter with the beautiful and intriguing Alice Godfrey.  Following the brutal murder of a well respected factory foreman, both Harry and Alice […]

Live Music Event in Paisley – 26 February, 8-9.30pm

Tickets from £8 Doors open at 8pm Join us this weekend for a heart-warming a heart-warming musical celebration of Scottish writers and the world of stories from composer Gareth Williams. Presenting ‘Songs from the Last Page’, Gareth and musical guests will be performing a host of new songs inspired by Scottish books, with appearances from […]

Families urged to make sure they don’t miss out on £250 Eligible families with children born between 1 March 2016 – 28 February 2017, are being encouraged to apply for the Best Start Grant School Age Payment before applications close on 28 February 2022. The School Age Payment is a payment of £252.50 per child […]

New Director of Finance and Resources appointed at Renfrewshire Council

Alastair MacArthur has been appointed as the Director of Finance and Resources at Renfrewshire Council. The Council’s former Head of Finance has been Acting Director since November 2021 and leads the Finance and Resources Department, which includes Finance and Business Services; People and Organisational Development; Legal and Democratic Services; Digital, Transformation and Customer Services; Property […]

Paisley Book Festival 2022

1 more day to go! Join us for a 10 day celebration of books, reading and writing in Paisley! Our 2022 Festival is a response to Scotland’s Year of Stories  “Stories Mak Us” with a blended programme of live and digital events. The Festival has creativity and innovation at the heart of its programming, showcasing […]

SCDI and Wood launch new schools STEM partnership in Renfrewshire

Wood launches partnership with SCDI to inspire future scientists and engineers to tackle climate change To meet Scotland’s ambitions to be a net zero nation and transition to low-carbon energy sources, the country will need to create and fill the new green jobs of the future.  As part of a long-standing partnership between SCDI’s Young […]