Young people with learning difficulties learn to cook from the ground to the plate
There are green fingers aplenty at an outdoor growing centre designed to motivate people to learn about healthy eating while being physically active. Read more
Renfrewshire Youth will be heard at UK Youth Parliament
One of Renfrewshire’s newly-elected Members of the Scottish Youth Parliament (MSYP) is heading down to Liverpool to represent the West of Scotland. Read more
UK first as Scots shopping mall launches bicycle patrols
Shopper yesterday saw a retail chain with a difference at intu Braehead – after security staff started patrolling on bikes. Read more
Inchinnan Bascule Bridge to close for 4 weeks for £100,000 investment
Bridge will close for a period of four weeks from Saturday 5th August Diversionary routes in place to ensure access across Renfrewshire is maintained Original bridge was built in 1759 crossing both rivers, but was washed away in 1809 The only remaining bascule bridge in Scotland is set for a... Read more
Chivas Paisley staff vote not to strike and accept revised pay offer
Staff at a bottling plant in Paisley operated by whisky company Chivas have voted to accept a revised pay offer and have called off strike action. Read more
Dog walker asked to come forward after Police Foxbar murder appeal
Detectives are continuing to appeal for information following the death of a man in Paisley on Sunday 23rd July 2017. Read more
UWS receives Cycle Friendly Campus Award from Cycling Scotland
University of the West of Scotland’s Paisley Campus celebrated receiving the Cycle Friendly Campus Award from Cycling Scotland in recognition of their commitment to getting more staff and students cycling. Read more
Paisley winning the UK City of Culture 2021 title would be good news for the whole Glasgow region, according to key cultural and business figures from the city. Read more
Johnstone Youth Club trampolines destroyed by fire raisers
A youth club in Johnstone has had two trampolines destroyed by fire, thought to be set alight by local kids. Read more
Schools in Renfrewshire get further funding boost
Schools in Renfrewshire will receive over £3.5m in 2017/18 to help close the poverty-related attainment gap, the Scottish Government announced this week. Read more