Police Scotland have made an appeal for witnesses after a man was assaulted in the Seedhill area of the town on Tuesday.

The 42-year-old was left with a serious head injury after two men attacked him on Clarence Street at around 12.10pm.

He was taken to the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Paisley for treatment, and was later released.

The first man is described as white, around 30 years old, 6ft tall, of stocky build with short brown hair. He was wearing a black jacket.

The second man is described as white around 30 years old, about 5ft 10 of slim build, with short dark hair. He was wearing a two tone black and grey jacket.

Detective Constable Liam Rodgers from Paisley Police Office said: “This has been a random attack and we are keen for any information which can help trace those responsible.

“Anyone who witnessed the incident or has dash cam footage or CCTV of the incident is asked to contact Police Scotland via 101 quoting incident reference number 1180 of 19th October 21.”