25 July 2024
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Big Art Show 2024 launches in Paisley

on 13 July 2024 0

One of Scotland’s largest open entry exhibitions, Paisley’s annual Big Art Show, returns for a third edition from Friday 30th August – Saturday 16th November 2024 This year there were 2,108 entries, the Selection Process was supported by the Directors of Art Paisley Ltd – Rowena Comrie, Eòghann MacColl and Maureen Rocksmoore – and...

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Mill Town Music Festival comes to Paisley Town Hall

on 12 July 2024 0

The first annual Mill Town Music Festival is primed to bring the best of country and Americana to our very own Paisley Town Hall on 31st August In recent years, country music has undergone something of a resurgence. After being overlooked by many people or minimised to a niche concern, the talents of singers...

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Tony Kettle reveals design inspiration for Renfrew Bridge

on 10 July 2024 0

It was a rare opportunity to celebrate all that is special about this place, to remind people of the rich industrial heritage, of the globally recognised engineering and construction expertise that occurred on both banks of the Clyde” – Tony Kettle, Kettle Collective. From a striking glass façade in Reykjavik designed to capture the...

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Renfrewshire Inspirational Awards 2024 honours local champions

on 5 July 2024 0

The Specsavers Paisley Renfrewshire Inspirational Awards 2024 honours amazing local people, groups and charities at a ceremony in Paisley’s Mill & Brae Unsung heroes are everywhere around us, even if we don’t necessarily take the time to notice them. They’re people who go out of their way for others, even when things aren’t always...

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Sma’ Shot Day 2024 programme announced

on 6 June 2024 0

Paisley town centre will host a day-long programme of entertainment this summer to celebrate Sma’ Shot Day 2024 – one of the world’s oldest worker’s festivals Sma’ Shot Day celebrates a 19th-century victory by the town’s weavers over their bosses in an industrial dispute. This year’s event will take place on Saturday 6th July...

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Paisley Arts Centre to reopen soon

on 22 May 2024 0

The modernisation of Paisley Arts Centre into a unique and intimate performance venue and creative hub has been completed and will soon reopen to the public Work has been ongoing to transform the performance facilities, audience experience and venue space at the Arts Centre as part of a wider regeneration of Paisley’s cultural venues...

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New Renfrew Bridge hailed as ‘a gamechanger’

on 6 May 2024 0

The new Renfrew bridge across the River Clyde has been hailed as ‘a gamechanger’ when politicians visited the site in Renfrewshire on 3rd May 2024 The new bridge is part of the £117million Clyde Waterfront and Renfrew Riverside project, being led by Renfrewshire Council and funded as part of the £1.13billion Glasgow City Region...

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Renfrewshire Business Challenge Fund

on 30 April 2024 0

Renfrewshire Business Challenge Fund: empowering Renfrewshire businesses for success through growth and sustainability Renfrewshire Council’s Business Challenge Fund aims to bolster the growth and sustainability of small to medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in Renfrewshire. The initiative with support from the UK Shared Prosperity Fund invited proposals from public, private, education and third sector organisations...

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Paisley Food and Drink Festival this weekend!

on 23 April 2024 0

Paisley Food and Drink Festival returns to the town this weekend for a two-day feastival with plenty for everyone to sample and enjoy The popular event, which is one of Scotland’s largest outdoor food and drink festivals, will take place in Abbey Close and Bridge Street on Friday 26 and Saturday 27 April, welcoming...

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Iconic Dinosaurs are coming to Paisley this summer! 

on 19 April 2024 0

This summer, Paisley First are bringing Iconic Dinosaurs to Paisley town centre for a free and fun family day out Marvel at the amazing brick-built dinosaurs as Paisley town centre goes Jurassic from Saturday 22nd June until Monday 19th August.   This exciting free trail brings the fascinating world of dinosaurs to life using...

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