UWS receives Scottish Parliament recognition for performance boost
Universit of the West of Scotland (UWS) has been praised in a Scottish parliamentary motion for its continued strong performance in improving student retention rates. Read more
MP pledges to protect the planet for Earth Hour 2018
Paisley and Renfrewshire North MP, Gavin Newlands, has pledged to make the planet his priority ahead of WWF’s Earth Hour, the world’s largest event to protect the planet. Read more
Renfrewshire’s communities called on to undertake a Big Spring Clean
Every Renfrewshire community is being challenged to carry out a clean up of their area as Renfrewshire’s Big Spring Clean was launched today. Read more
Erskine Bridge Hotel Bartender wins an Exceptional Service Award
A local hotel bartender has won an Exceptional Service Award at a glittering awards night in London. Read more
Safety first is the goal for Renfrewshire pupils
Almost 2,000 primary six pupils have taken part in a series of safety workshops designed to keep Renfrewshire children safe. Read more
Renfrewshire’s school leavers heading for great futures
The number of young people entering a positive destination after leaving school in Renfrewshire is the highest it’s ever been. Read more
Workshops shine a light on Renfrewshire women who made their mark on history
A heritage project is examining how Renfrewshire women have been making their mark on history for almost 150 years. Read more
Help Police trace missing Paisley woman not seen by family or friends since November
Police are appealing for information to help trace a missing 45-year-old woman who is originally from Paisley. Read more
St David’s and Cochrane Castle Primary pupils get charged up for recycling
Two Johnstone primary schools have collected almost 2,500 batteries as part of a nationwide recycling challenge. Read more
UWS sports students score with barcelona visit
Students at University of the West of Scotland (UWS) recently benefited from a four day visit to footballing giants, FC Barcelona. Read more