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
MP: Foodbank use at highest levels due to ‘Tory austerity’
Figures released by the Trussell Trust today have shown that foodbank use in Scotland has hit new record levels. Read more
Public exhibitions to shape major infrastructure projects
Engagement events in May will give members of the public a further opportunity to shape two Glasgow City Region City Deal projects spanning Renfrewshire, West Dunbartonshire and Glasgow. Read more
West College Scotland dance lecturer named among the 2017 ‘Outstanding Women of Scotland’
A West College Scotland dance lecturer is one of just ten women named among the 2017 ‘Outstanding Women of Scotland’. Read more
University of the West of Scotland has been ranked in the world’s top 200 universities under 50 years of age in today’s Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2017. Read more
European Curling Championships bring £750,000 boost to Renfrewshire economy
Renfrewshire’s economy was boosted by almost £750,000 after hosting the European Curling Championships at Braehead Arena last year. Read more
Renfrewshire project nominated for top national award
A pioneering Renfrewshire project which is boosting attainment and life chances for young people is one of the finalists for a top national award. Read more
Causeyside Street in Paisley has been shortlisted for a national Great Street award competing against the likes of Cromer Street in London and Grafton Street in Dublin. Read more
Council to consider recommendations to progress plans to upgrade Paisley Town Hall
Councillors will next week be asked to note plans to develop an investment programme of upgrading and modernising Paisley Town Hall. Read more
The Voice finalists Into The Ark to headline Paisley Food Festival
The Voice finalists, Into The Ark, have been announced as the headline music act at this year’s Paisley Food Festival. Read more