Attainment Challenge funding a boost for all Renfrewshire pupils
Renfrewshire has been awarded an additional £4.6million from the Scottish Government to boost attainment for all pupils across the area as part of the Attainment Challenge. Read more
Parliamentary Scottish Sport Group welcomes first Governing Body Member
Scotland Rugby League has become the first organisation to join the All-Party Parliamentary Scottish Sport Group. Read more
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
Pupils can get sporty with new kit from Renfrewshire Leisure
School pupils are to receive a boost with thousands of pounds worth of new sports equipment being provided for local schools by Renfrewshire Leisure. 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
Thousands take part in Cancer Research UK Race for Life in Glasgow
A cancer scientist and a nurse who both faced their own fight with the disease launched Scotland’s biggest Race for Life yesterday. Read more
Renfrew High School goes from strength to strength
Renfrew High School has received a glowing report after inspectors from Education Scotland visited the school. 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