Community groups get the chance to enjoy the Spree festival thanks to tickets initiative
Local organisations from across Renfrewshire have enjoyed performances by some of the top names at this year’s Spree festival thanks to a community tickets scheme. Read more
Competition: Win tickets to the Paisley 2021 Album Launch on Monday
One lucky Renfrewshire News reader can win a pair of tickets for the Paisley 2021 album launch in the Speigeltent on Monday 23rd October 2017. Read more
International Credit Union Day celebrates the spirit of the global credit union movement
Today is International Credit Union Day where Credit Unions from all over the world come together to celebrate the work that they carry out in their local communities. Read more
Renfrewshire’s two MPs blast proposals to shake-up parliamentary constituencies
Renfrewshire’s two MP’s have blasted the Boundary Commission for Scotland and their proposals to shake-up our parliamentary constituencies. Read more
Video: MP Mhairi Black explains Universal Credit in Westminster speech today
Mhairi Black, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire South has explained Universal Credit ‘to those who don’t understand politics’ in a speech in Parliament today. Read more
Universal credit helpline charges to be scrapped by UK government
Renfrewshire MP Gavin Newlands has welcomed the u-turn from the UK Government to end the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) ‘telephone tax’ on premium phone line charges. Read more
Photos of last nights Frightened Rabbit with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra at Paisley Abbey
Photographs from Frightened Rabbit’s sold out concert with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra at Paisley Abbey, part of Paisley’s National Festival, The Spree. Read more
Review of Livery Walk car park in Bridge of Weir to take place
A car park in Bridge of Weir is to be reviewed to see if a redesign could increase the number of parking spaces. Read more
Renfrew construction project shortlisted for award
The reconstruction of an underground pumping station in Renfrew has gained further recognition after being shortlisted for a national award. Read more
Trapeze scientist stands up to cancer, Dr Sara Zanivan isn’t ‘hanging around’ in fight against the disease
A leading cancer scientist and aerial performance artist from Glasgow is backing a campaign urging Scots to stand up to the disease. Read more