Your weekend round up: 18 January 2019

Thursday 17th January, 2019

Say hello to the weekend – it’s time to have some fun!

There are so many great things to enjoy across Renfrewshire over the next few days, including top comedy and music nights, as well as hockey and football action.

Join the team to look at some of this weekend’s great events and activities below – plus make sure you’re following the Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts to keep up to date with what’s on.


Rab Florence – Bianco E Nero Functions – Friday & Saturday – 7pm

Calling all Burnistoun fans! Comedian Rab Florence is set to take you on a rollercoaster of emotions as you laugh, cry and take on some thought provoking questions in his unique show – Swearing and Poetry vol.2. In support is Scot Squad’s Darren Connell for a special show all about the magic of modern day poetry.

When: Friday 18 & Saturday 19 January – 7pm

Where: Bianco E Nero Functions, Paisley

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Alastair Savage – Paisley Abbey – Saturday 12:30pm

Join Scots fiddle player Alastair Savage for a special concert in the striking surroundings of Paisley Abbey. Performing with Alastair at the show will be world renowned piper Rab Wallace, folk music legend Eddie McGuire from the Whistlebinkies band and multi instrumentalist Ewan Robertson from the Orchestra of Scottish Opera. Tickets are £5 on the door.

When: Saturday 19 January, 12:30pm

Where: Paisley Abbey

More info can be found here (Link opens in a new browser window):


St Mirren Vs Alloa Athletic 

The winter break is over and the Buddies are back in action! St Mirren welcome Alloa Athletic to the Simple Digital Arena for a Scottish Cup fourth-round encounter. St Mirren manager Oran Kearney has seen an overhaul of his squad during the past few weeks – and this will be the first chance for fans to see some of his new signings in action.

When: Saturday 19 January, 3pm

Where – Simple Digital Arena, Paisley

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Glasgow Clan v Nottingham Panthers

Get ready to ‘Rock the Rink’ as Clan take to the ice against Nottingham Panthers at Braehead Arena on Saturday. As well as Elite League ice hockey action, fans will be treated to a special night of rock music with air guitar spot prizes, best dressed rocker prizes and goody giveaways. Whether you’re into AC/DC, Guns n’ Roses or Queen, enjoy a rocking good night from 7pm.

When: Saturday 19 January – 7pm

Where: Braehead Arena

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