Video: Paisley marks Indian independence anniversary with a short film filmed against the backdrop of Paisley’s iconic landmarks
Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021 has been boosted by a beautifully-made video showing Indian dancers performing against the backdrop of the town’s iconic landmarks. Read more
Help chose a design for the Paisley 2021 album
A music studio based in Paisley have asked for help with picking a design for a Paisley 2021 album they are producing, which is due to be released in October. Read more
Exhibition of prisoner artwork helps weave new side to Paisley 2021 bid
Prisoners at one of Scotland’s jails have created an exhibition of creative artwork inspired by Paisley – now on display in the town’s museum. Read more
Deputy speaker of House of Commons backs Paisley 2021 bid
Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021 will bring ‘tremendous benefits’ – says one of the most senior politicians in the House of Commons. Read more
Paisley winning the UK City of Culture 2021 title would be good news for the whole Glasgow region, according to key cultural and business figures from the city. Read more
Paisley makes the shortlist for UK City of Culture alongside Coventry, Stoke, Sunderland and Swansea
Paisley has been shortlisted in the next stage for the title of UK City of Culture 2021 and is the only Scottish town or city in Scotland to make the shortlist. Read more
Renfrewshire Chamber says 2021 bid will be good for business
Renfrewshire commerce chiefs believe Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021 could be an economic bonanza for the area – and will financially support the town’s potential year in the spotlight. Read more
‘Godfather of hairdressing’ backs Paisley 2021 bid
The man known as ‘the godfather of hairdressing’ has backed Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021 – and told how his upbringing in the town helped shape his long and successful career. Read more
Haulage firm flying the flag for Paisley 2021 with truck
A Renfrewshire-based distribution company will be flying the flag for Paisley’s UK City of Culture 2021 bid – after revealing a branded truck and trailer. Read more
Groups in line to benefit from £83k culture fund boost
The latest set of groups hoping to benefit from a £1m fund aimed at boosting Paisley’s creative scene ahead of the town’s UK City of Culture 2021 bid have been named. Read more