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About Sara Lovallo

Sara is an award-winning student journalist at Glasgow Clyde College. During her career in media she hopes to explore the fields of investigative reporting, production and magazine journalism. Pizza connoisseur.

The Pattern 2019 is coming out this week!

The new edition of The Pattern is on its way! The spring issue is going to print, and you will be able to find it in Paisley starting tomorrow! The Pattern …

MSPs support the ‘opt-out’ system for organ donations in Scotland

MSPs have given their support to the proposed legislation that would set up a system of presumed consent for organ donations in Scotland. The Health and Sport …

Renfrewshire commemorates loved ones lost to suicide

Renfrewshire’s commemorative service for loved ones lost to suicide has seen its peak of participation this year. The commemoration was held in Paisley last …

GCCSA shortlisted for Scottish engagement awards

The student association of Glasgow Clyde College has been shortlisted for student engagement awards in Scotland. Sparqs (student partnerships in quality …

First Renfrewshire schools go cashless with ParentPay next year

Schools in Renfrewshire are making the change to cashless payments as part of the ParentPay scheme. This plan will allow parents to pay online for their …

Christmas traditions from home: Italy

Ever wondered about how different countries have different Christmas traditions? We have! And some of us have decided to share their personal traditions from …

New devolved benefit to support parents in Scotland comes into force

The Scottish Government has launched the new scheme to support new and expecting parents. This comes as one of the 11 benefits recently devolved to

New director appointed for Capital Appeal fundraising for Paisley Museum

Eric Grounds has been appointed the new director for the £5m Capital Appeal Campaign for Paisley

‘Start-Up Street’ coming to Paisley to support small businesses

George Street in Paisley will host start-up businesses with the support of Renfrewshire council. The many units owned by the council will be turned into …

Café in Paisley to stay open on Christmas and offer free meals

A restaurant in Paisley will offer a free meal on Christmas Day for people who need it. Malatso Café in Paisley will be open on Christmas to provide food and …