Local Links

Here is a selection of local websites you can visit. Send us an email to add your link: linkspage@renfrewshire24.co.uk


Paisley.org – Go to site
From news updates, the latest Paisley Photographs and videos and all the local events to Events and local community information, our site has it all.

Paisley Daily Express – Daily newspaper and online (VIA Daily Record) Go to site
The Paisley Daily Express is a newspaper which covers Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire. The paper is sold in newsagents and general stores throughout Renfrewshire. Its main offices are in Glasgow

Renfrewshire Gazette – Weekly newspaper and online Go to site
The Renfrewshire Gazette is a weekly newspaper that covers news, sports, entertainment, and events in Renfrewshire. The newspaper has an online presence.

Paisley.org – Go to site 
From news updates, the latest Paisley Photographs and videos and all the local events to Events and local community information, our site has it all.

Johnstone Sound – Go to site
Johnstone Sound is a non profit online community radio service for Johnstone. 

Quality Radio – Go to site
A radio station produced in Paisley covering Renfrewshire and Glasgow.

Renfrewshire Sound – Go to site
Talking Newspaper for the Blind.
The charity produces an 80-minute Talking Newspaper that features recordings of articles from the Paisley Daily Express and The Renfrewshire Gazette. The service is available on compact disc, tape or or onaline as a stream or download. There is no charge for our service. For further information on how to receive Renfrewshire Sound, visit their website: https://renfrewshiresound.com.


Paisley Natural History SocietyGo to site
Paisley Natural History Society (PNHS) is a small, friendly society to providing opportunities for experts and amateurs alike to learn about and study all branches of natural history. 



Click on the link for more information (takes you to Renfrewshire Council website)

Paisley Independent – Go to site
News from local Paisley North West SNP  Councillors Kenny and Mags MacLaren.


Paisley Photographic Society – Go to site
Paisley Photographic Society is the oldest photography club in Scotland and was founded in 1857. New members welcome, new members night first Monday of every month.

Paisley Photographs – Go to site
The photos on this site are buildings such as Paisley Abbey, Thomas Coats Memorial Church and St Mirin Cathedral as well as lots of other fascinating buildings containing items from our thread-making and weaving heritage such as Anchor Mill next to the Hammills waterfall, Paisley Museum, Sma’ Shot cottages and lots more. The Town has been at the centre of a lot of Scotland’s history too with Kings and Queens visiting the town frequently through the centuries’ and rich Thread Mill owners who left a legacy to the town.

Paisley has been photographed by so many over the years, when people move away from the town and look back at Paisley photographs they say to themselves “Isn’t Paisley beautiful? It was never like that when I was there”… A lot of people live all their lives in the same place and don’t notice the architecture, it’s only when they come back after a period away that they really appreciate what we have in our town.

The aim of Paisley Photographs and Paisley.org.uk has always been to promote a positive image of the town and what better way than snapping our own heritage and buildings. We have a thriving photo gallery on this site and we have always had a policy of encouraging people to share but to give us a mention if they don’t mind, thus spreading the positivity.

This attitude has always been successful and now you can own any of our photographs without any restrictions on how you use them. We have framed prints and canvas prints as well as digital downloads so you can share them with friends or put a nice photograph of Paisley Abbey in your reception area or living area, show Paisley off to everyone.

Renfrew Burgh Band – Go to site
Scottish brass band based in Renfrew. Formed in 1911, Renfrew Burgh Band is one of the few bands still playing in the Renfrewshire area.

Renfrewshire Libraries – Go to site
The website for all of Renfrewshire’s Libraries. You can order books on this site or extend a book you’ve borrowed.


Engage Renfrewshire exists to help community and voluntary groups in any way they can for the greater good of Renfrewshire’s citizens.

Renfrewshire Youth Voice is the local youth forum for young people aged 12 to 25 living in Renfrewshire.  Their main goals are to represent young people views both locally and nationally and provide relevant information on happenings that affect young people.

ROAR, Connections for Life aims to help older people across Renfrewshire who need emotional or practical support.

Regional Networks were set up in 2008 to help Registered Tenant Organisations (RTOs) engage with the Scottish Government on issues of national policy.

Scottish Housing Regulator, the Regulator’ statutory objective is to “safeguard and promote the interests of current and future tenants of social landlords, people who are or may become homeless, and people who use housing services provided by registered social landlords (RSLs) and local authorities”.

Renfrewshire Citizens Advice Bureau offer advice and support on a range of topics including benefits, consumer issues, immigration, workplace disputes and much more.

Scottish Fire and Rescue Service

Police Scotland

To add a site please contact us