Local contractor, Clark Contracts to refurbish West Primary School
Local contractor, Clark Contracts, has been awarded a £2.5m contract for the external refurbishment of West Primary School for Renfrewshire Council. Read more
Renfrewshire Council Education convener meets fosterers in drive for carers to look after older children
Education and Children’s Services convener Jim Paterson met with foster carers at a special event to mark Foster Care Fortnight, which runs until this Sunday. Read more
Nightingale Ward themed Show Garden at Ideal Home Show honours Erskine veterans
Erskine has been charity partner of the Ideal Home Show Scotland for six years with this years’ show garden ‘Under the White Cross’ celebrating the beginnings of Erskine Hospital. Read more
MP marks Mental Health Awareness Week with a visit to Renfrew YMCA
During Mental Health Awareness Week, Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, met with Renfrew YMCA to discuss the vital work they do in the local community and the role they play in supporting young people with mental health issues. Read more
Major coup for £42m Paisley Museum transformation as international architects are appointed
Ambitious £42m plans to transform Paisley Museum into an international-class destination have pulled off a major coup, with the appointment of AL_A – the award-winning architects behind some of the world’s most striking buildings. Read more
Councillor condemns pavement parking in Paisley
A local councillor has spoken out about continuous poor parking within his ward. Read more
Thousands turn out for the British Pipe Band Championships at St James Playing Fields
Thousands of people descended on Paisley to see more than 130 of the world’s best pipe bands compete in the first of the summer’s calendar of major piping events. Read more
Renfrewshire high rise homes proving popular as ever
Hit BBC Scotland TV show Still Game captured the camaraderie of residents living in high rise homes. Read more
Foster Care campaign asks ‘Can you help us reach 100?’
A campaign to boost foster carer numbers in Renfrewshire is asking  ‘Can you help us reach 100?’ Read more
Kilmacolm school wins at the national Youth Speaks competition
Three pupils from a school in Kilmacolm has won the final of the Rotary’s Youth Speaks competition. Read more