Le Geek C’est Chic

Deep in the heart of Paisley there is a Café with a 4.9 star rating on Facebook. This Café is not like others. It is a small escape from reality, where people can enjoy live trading card games, Comic book reading and general relaxing. The Café is called Comicrazy. Comicrazy has an extensive range of board games which are free for use by the public when a drink or food

Paisley filmmaker creates film about the town's rich history

Filmmaker Paul Mothersole’s, short film about the history of Paisley entitled ‘My Paisley’ was uploaded to You Tube on the 9th of January of last year and has already gained over 3,200 views. The film is unique in the sense that it took an unfinished film of the same title made by Falcouner Houston that made the original in the 60’s with children he taught. The children in the original

Six of the best footballers that are playing in bizarre countries

Out of interest I always look up where players are at when they leave the bubble that is Scottish football. Some of the countries the players now play in are bizarre and sometimes you wonder how they managed to get their move there. Last week was transfer deadline day which always serves up a surprise or two and one of them is Inverness Caley Thistle keeper Owain Fon Williams who

Boiler malfunction set off fire alarms at the Cardonald campus

By Chloe Duffy, Scott Bevan and David King A boiler malfunction set off the fire alarms at the Cardonald campus of Glasgow Clyde College earlier this week. Fire alarms were set off across the campus when steam poured from a warehouse located outside the boiler rooms at around 10:30 on Tuesday morning.  The incident occurred after a temporary boiler’s pipes malfunctioned. Hundreds of students and staff were evacuated from the

Burns Night : Ten little known facts about Rabbie Burns

With Burns Night upon us people across the world indulge in a wee dram and toast the lads and lassies in the name of Scotland’s most beloved poetic writer, but how much do people really know about the man who has become a legend in his native country and beyond?  We take a look at 10 things you may not know about Scotland’s national Bard and help to highlight the

Diabetes Scotland plans to grow its Young Leaders Project in the new year with multiple funded campaigns that will raise awareness of Type 1 diabetes across Scotland

Earlier this year, Diabetes Scotland launched a new initiative called The Young Leaders Project, which aims to tackle the stereotypes, stigmas and obstacles that young people living with Type 1 diabetes in Scotland face every day. Funded by Young Start via the Big Lottery Fund, The Young Leaders Project was created for young people across Scotland aged 16-25 to come together and tackle issues regarding Type 1 diabetes that are

Paisley creatives band together to answer the question on “everybuddy’s” lips at the 'What's Next? Connect, Share and Celebrate' event

After losing the City of Culture bid earlier this month, many Paisley Buddies have been asking what’s next for the thriving culture hub.   Despite missing out on the title, Paisley’s brightest and boldest creatives gathered in Paisley Town Hall last Wednesday night at the ‘What’s Next? Connect, Share and Celebrate’ event hosted by the Creative Renfrewshire Network. It was an evening of lightning talks from various creative speakers, and

Hearts prevent Celtic’s incredible 69 game unbeaten domestic run from continuing

Brendan Rodgers’ Celtic was prevented from recording a 70 game unbeaten domestic run on Sunday as Hearts outclassed the league leaders in tremendous style. They made the Hoops look average at Tynecastle. You could have never imagined this would be the game that the run would finish. To be fair, most footy fans with common sense would think that Celtic would manage to carve out a victory over Craig Levein’s side.

Popular community farm asks for donations in order to prevent animals being re-homed

Erskine’s Lamont City Farm are appealing for donations from the public to help the farm through the winter as the cost of caring for the animals is considerably rising. The farm on Barrhill Road, which is run by volunteers, was founded in 1977 and this year sees it celebrate its 40th Christmas. Various animals such as rabbits, horses, donkeys, goats, pigs, and llamas rely on the farm for safety, comfort