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Paisley Town Hall
Population 80,000 
OS grid reference NS485635
• Edinburgh 49 mi (79 km) E
• London 347 mi (558 km) SSE
Council area
Lieutenancy area
  • Renfrewshire
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town PAISLEY
Postcode district PA1 – PA3
Dialling code 0141 & 01505
Police Strathclyde
Fire Strathclyde
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament
  • Paisley and Renfrewshire North
  • Paisley and Renfrewshire South
Scottish Parliament
  • Paisley North
  • Paisley South
  • West of Scotland
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Coordinates: 55°50′48″N 4°25′25″W / 55.846627°N 4.423636°W / 55.846627; -4.423636

Paisley (Scottish Gaelic: Pàislig) is a town near Glasgow, Scotland. It is home to the Scottish Premier League association football team, St Mirren F.C.

Paisley is the largest town and fifth largest settlement in Scotland.

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