Politicians hit out at RBS Renfrew branch closure
The Royal Bank of Scotland has announced it is to close its Renfrew branch. Read more
Paisley pupils connect with Indian counterparts through unique Digital Tapestry project
School pupils from Paisley and India have bridged the 4,000 plus miles between them to create unique artwork based on their shared lives. Read more
Local MSP tours local Businesses ahead of Small Business Saturday
SNP MSP Derek Mackay is using Small Business Saturday to encourage locals shop locally. Mr Mackay, who is also Scotland’s Finance Secretary, was speaking as he visited local retailers during a day long tour of small businesses across his Renfrewshire North & West constituency. Read more
Renfrew author Ross gives kids a write good time in library visit
Primary school pupils were enthralled when Renfrew’s award-winning children’s author, Ross MacKenzie read them extracts from his books. Read more
Community digs deep to support Linwood school
Parents, community police and school staff got together to support Riverbrae School by getting their hands dirty. Read more
Monte Carlo Rally to return to Paisley in 2018
Final preparations are being made for the Paisley start of the 2018 historic rally run to Monte Carlo and it’s been confirmed there will be the largest number of entries so far with a total of 25 cars setting off for the 1500-mile trip to the South of France. Read more
Howwood man in racking up support for charity
A kind hearted man from Howwood is set to put his skills on the pool table to the ultimate test as he attempts to pot 6,000 balls in less than 24 hours for St. Vincent’s Hospice. Read more
WASPI Renfrewshire plan public information and drop-in session
Local women who have had their State Pensions affected by the UK Government have organised a public meeting in Paisley to build support for their campaign in Renfrewshire. Read more
Phase one of Renfrewshire’s free public wifi complete, roll-out to begin in Johnstone
A project to bring free, public wifi to Paisley, Johnstone and Renfrew town centres is complete. Read more
The latest UCAS figures reveal that a record number of Scots were accepted to UK universities in 2017 and Scottish universities opened their doors to record numbers of new students. Read more