A Paisley MP has submitted an Early Day Motion to the UK Parliament to recognise the success of the most recent Paisley Beer and Food Festival. Read more
Gavin Newlands MP tucks into a Christian Aid ‘Big Brekkie’ in solidarity with refugees
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has tucked in at a Christian Aid Big Brekkie event in Parliament, to show his support for Christian Aid Week (14-20 May 2017, caweek.org), which is raising money for refugees fleeing conflict around the world. Read more
Drop-off charge begins at Glasgow Airpot
Drivers visiting Glasgow Airport from today face a charge for dropping passengers off and will now have to pay £2 for a stay of up to 10 minutes. Read more
Scottish Water launches tunnel boring machine in massive Paisley environmental project
A state-of-the-art machine which will construct a key part of a one mile-long waste water tunnel, or sewer, under the streets of Paisley has been launched by Scottish Water. Read more
Human Paisley Pattern sends off town’s 2021 culture title bid
Paisley marked the send-off of the town’s UK City of Culture 2021 bid by forming a human Paisley Pattern in the town centre in a colourful show of mass support. Read more
Greens criticise Renfrewshire Conservatives for running local campaign ‘From TORY HQ’
The Renfrewshire Green party claim that the Conservatives campaign for the local elections is being “run from Tory HQ” after it emerged that the candidate for Renfrew North and Braehead was nominated without being informed by the party. Read more
Diageo backs Paisley 2021 bid with special Johnnie Walker bottles
Workers at the world’s biggest Scotch bottling plant raised a glass to Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021– with specially-produced bottles of Johnnie Walker whisky.  Read more
Councillor pledges her support for Alzheimer Scotland
Alzheimer Scotland have launched a campaign asking local council candidates to support their 6-point pledge ensuring that people with dementia have the same human rights as every other person. Read more
St Vincent’s Hospice ‘Bags of Help’ from Tesco
St Vincent’s Hospice is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Read more
Police name man murdered in Argyle Street as James McFall
Police have named the man who was stabbed to death in Paisley as James McFall. Read more