23 October 2021
  • 23 October 2021

Articles Posted by Paul

Paisley Halloween installation shares future hopes of young people

by on 23 October 2021 0

Young people and community groups in Renfrewshire have been getting crafty in sharing their hopes for a brighter, more sustainable future as part of a special Paisley Halloween installation. Their inspiring artworks and messages will feature on a spectacular spacecraft, Earthship1, which will be one of the major displays at Paisley Halloween Festival presents Out of […]

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Pokémon Go in Renfrewshire – Gotta Catch Them All!

by on 22 October 2021 0

Half a decade into its existence, resident Renfrewshire Pokémon GO expert Tim Merrick discusses the game’s enduring appeal, its health benefits and more. As Pokémon GO approaches five years since its launch, the mobile sensation continues to attract new players and has over 60,000,000 people regularly participating every month. Why do you think this app […]

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Piccolo Mondo dinner review by Renfrewshire Foodies

by on 7 October 2021 0

After being deprived of the simple pleasure of dining out for months, Renfrewshire Foodies had an excellent reintroduction at a local stalwart. With restaurants and venues starting to reopen again, it’s more important than ever to continue to show support for our local independent businesses as they begin to bring staff back into work and […]

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The Spree returns to Paisley with packed festival line-up

by on 5 October 2021 0

Paisley’s popular music and arts festival The Spree returns this week with a bumper line-up across ten days (7 – 16 October). The Twilight Sad, Arab Strap, The Bluebells, The Rezillos, Michael Rother, Nick Lowe, Kathryn Joseph and Retro Video Club are just some of the top acts coming to the fast-growing festival, which is […]

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Exchange-ing Ideas: A Community Open Day

by on 3 October 2021 0

Exchange-ing Ideas is a community open day for the new Exchange venue on Old Sneddon Street in Paisley. PACE is re-developing a disused town centre building as a unique venue for children and young people, and aims to create a vibrant arts hub for use by all of the community. But we want to hear […]

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Scottish kids with Down’s syndrome star in educational resource

by on 2 October 2021 0

Seven Scottish kids with Down’s syndrome are the stars of an innovative educational resource aimed at raising awareness of the condition amongst schoolchildren throughout the UK and dispelling the stigma and myths associated with it.  The resource, produced by the multi award-winning Paisley-based charity I Am Me Scotland, includes a short film, animation and an […]

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Spree for All programme to take over Renfrewshire

by on 30 September 2021 0

Music-lovers across Renfrewshire are set to enjoy a bumper line-up of great gigs in October with the announcement of this year’s Spree for All programme. Established in recent years as a ‘fringe festival’ to Paisley’s annual The Spree festival, the Spree for All will see events take place in towns and villages throughout Renfrewshire from […]

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Gathering Voices – Creative Renfrewshire launches new arts festival

by on 25 September 2021 0

Creative Renfrewshire has announced the launch of Gathering Voices, a new arts festival to discover the next generation of creative superstars. Creative Renfrewshire is a network that amplifies, connects, informs, and shines a light on creative and cultural activities taking place in Renfrewshire. Their mission is to document, record, and promote the voices of Renfrewshire’s […]

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The Bungalow – Paisley’s music venue renewed

by on 24 September 2021 0

When live music was placed on pause, The Bungalow underwent a quiet but immensely valuable transformation. Now, Paisley’s preeminent venue is ready to reclaim its prominent place in our cultural landscape.  Although it has taken on many different forms over the years, the moniker of “The Bungalow” is ubiquitous with music in Paisley. First heralded […]

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