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Advertise Your Business

Did you know you can advertise your business or organisation locally to thousands instantly via the Paisley website? We also have Facebook Pages for every community within Paisley i.e Foxbar, Glenburn, Ferguslie etc and also Renfrewshire wide, Lochwinnoch, Renfrew, Elderslie etc we have an instant audience ready for you to tap into and promote whatever […]

Hair raising fun as Schools across Renfrewshire celebrate Maths Week Scotland

From treasure hunts to orienteering, cracking number codes and harvesting fruit and veg, pupils across Renfrewshire schools enjoyed hair raising fun during Maths Week Scotland. At Paisley’s Lochfield Primary, pupils estimated and then measured the length of their locks, while primary seven pupils from Auchenlodment Primary School in Johnstone created maths problems and posted them […]

Major events programme brings £1.25m into Renfrewshire economy in 2018

Renfrewshire’s major events programme has created a £1.25m boost for the local economy so far in 2018 as the ongoing work to use the area’s cultural and heritage story to transform its future continues to deliver results. More than 70,000 people have come to the area from across Scotland and beyond to attend big days […]

£1.87million fund set to launch as Renfrewshire further empowers its communities

The next steps of a £1.87million investment in Renfrewshire’s green spaces and villages are set to be considered as part of a continued drive to empower local community groups and residents. Councillors will consider a report at the upcoming Leadership Board which outlines the key objectives and the proposed application process of the Green Spaces, […]

Sign up to make it a Spotless September in Renfrewshire

Enthusiastic volunteers are set to clean up Renfrewshire as they take part in the Spotless September Challenge, the latest event of the Team Up to Clean Up campaign. Team UP To Clean UPPIC SHOWS Cllr Cathy McEwan with the pupils from Gleniffer High School Taking place over the weekend of 28-30 September, hundreds of community […]

Family raises awareness in Suicide Prevention Week after own tragic loss

Since his son Adam tragically took his own life, Andy Alcroft and his family have raised funds and awareness for charities for those bereaved by suicide. The Paisley dad tells his story in Suicide Prevention Week, in the hope of stopping more families enduring the same heartbreak. Adam Alcroft with sisters Amy, Allyson and Alana […]

Learning digital skills is best way residents can prepare for Universal Credit

Renfrewshire residents are being urged to learn basic digital skills ahead of Universal Credit coming into effect on Wednesday 19 September. Universal Credit will replace six benefits and tax credits with a single monthly payment, but claims can only be made online using a smartphone, tablet, laptop or computer. The benefits and tax credits moving […]

Doors open across Renfrewshire

Historic buildings and locations across Renfrewshire opened their doors this weekend to thousands of visitors as part of Doors Open Days. Ope Doors at Renfrewshire. 8.9.18 Part of a worldwide event with over 50 countries taking part, Renfrewshire’s Doors Open Days is a celebration of the fantastic design and architectural history of the region. Popular […]

Renfrewshire’s anti-bullying policy informed by parents and pupils

Parents, head teachers and pupils have all been consulted on Renfrewshire’s new anti-bullying policy. The updated document, which was approved by councillors at the Education and Children’s Services Policy Board, has been revised by Renfrewshire Council in line with new national guidance. The new policy restates how bullying behaviour in schools must always be challenged […]