Queen Victoria ‘not amused’ as a handful of Paisley’s statues are Yarn Bombed
Queen Victoria was infamous for not being amused but even her majesty would have raised a smile as her statue was one of a string across Paisley to be yarn bombed. Read more
Renfrewshire MSP welcomes expansion of free childcare
A local politician has welcomed the First Minister’s announcement that childcare spending will double to £840 million a year. Read more
Thousands are raised for St Vincent’s Hospice during a Cyclathon in Houston
A group of cyclists have raised thousands for a local charity during a Cyclathon in Houston. Read more
Danny Kyle open stage launches at the Spree Festival
While he was alive, the late Paisley music legend Danny Kyle was a great champion of new talent. Read more
Community organisations in Renfrewshire are being encouraged to apply for a Scotland-wide community bursary scheme. Read more
Pupils supported by their parents heading back to school
An innovative education project is helping Renfrewshire pupils to reach their full potential by inviting their parents to get back into school. Read more
School honours speech and language therapist for 25 years of service
A popular member of staff at Corseford School in Johnstone has been honoured by pupils marking her 25 years of dedicated service. Read more
Scottish produce must be protected in future trade deals, Paisley’s MSP warns
Paisley’s MSP, George Adam is demanding that the UK government protect Scottish produce by upholding the Protected Food Name scheme in all future trade deals. Read more
Paisley artists unique front cover designs for UK City of Culture bid
As part of Paisley’s 2021 UK City of Culture bid, artists, designers and groups with links to the town were invited to create unique front covers for the blueprint for a winning year of culture. Read more
Police Youth Volunteers help raise money for St Vincent’s Hospice
The Paisley branch of Police Scotland Youth Volunteers helped raise money for charity on Sunday. Read more