Gavin Newlands MP signs Holocaust Educational Trust Book of Commitment
This week Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, in doing so pledging his commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work... Read more
Brothers team up for first joint art exhibition
An art exhibition featuring the work of two Paisley-born brothers, Kevin and Dermott Egan has opened in the town’s Museum and Art Galleries. Read more
Paisley 2021 gets 2021st backer at music festival
Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021 just passed another magical milestone – after 2021 people signed up to back it online. Read more
Contact the Elderly receives £10,000 from Aviva Community Fund
Contact the Elderly has kicked of the New Year with a bang, being announced as the winner of the 2016 Aviva Community Fund receiving £10,000. Read more
Councillors are to consider the next on-site works to deliver major infrastructure projects in Renfrewshire. Read more
Scots urged to ‘pull together’ to beat Cancer
Scots are being urged to pull together to beat cancer by taking part in The Great Row – a unique fundraising rowing challenge for Cancer Research UK. Read more
Derek Mackay MSP has welcomed the announcement that Renfrewshire is set to receive 26 additional early years teachers or graduates. The new staff are part of an extra £1.5 million of investment for more nursery teachers and graduates in deprived areas across Scotland. Read more
A novel way to learn their A, B, C’s
Young children and families are benefitting from a literacy programme aimed to inflame a child’s love of reading. Read more
Clydesdale Bank to close Renfrew and Johnstone branches
Clydesdale Bank have announced that two of their bank branches in Renfrewshire are to close. Read more
Red Diesel has been stolen from a farm in Renfrew. Read more