MSP shows support for woman affected by pension change
Tom Arthur, MSP for Renfrewshire South, met with the Women Against State Pension Increase (WASPI) on Saturday the 14th October at their East Renfrewshire meeting in Barrhead. The event took place to offer support to women born in the 1950s who are no longer entitled to collect their state... Read more
Monday evening Yellow Wind Weather Warning in place for Renfrewshire
Renfrewshire is likely to be hit by the tail end of Hurricane Ophelia on Monday. Read more
Deaf Renfrewshire residents urged to share views on accessibility of health services
A campaigning charity is urging Renfrewshire residents who are Deaf or have hearing loss to complete a survey about their experiences of accessing hospital, health centre and GP services. Read more
Mhairi Black MP Encourages People to Get Eye Tests
This week is national eye health week and local MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire South Mhairi Black is encouraging constituents to make sure that they have regular check-ups at their local opticians. Read more
New mum diagnosed with cancer when her son was eight months old launches Stand Up to Cancer in Scotland
A brave new mum diagnosed with cancer when her son was just eight months old has been chosen as the face of a campaign across Scotland to save lives. Read more
Brave Lily urges Scots to give up clothes and help beat children’s cancers
A dancing champion battling a rare cancer is urging Scots to clear out their wardrobes and help save lives. Read more
Edith Bowman urges Scots to Stand Up To Cancer
Scots are being urged to unite with some of the brightest stars from TV, film and radio and Stand Up To Cancer this autumn. Read more
Local MP urges new parents to register for The Baby Box
A Renfrewshire MP has praised the national rollout of the Baby Box, launched yesterday, by the Scottish Government. Read more
‘Life after Stroke’: MSP meets Stroke Association to hear about tool to support people in their recovery following a stroke
MSP Tom Arthur has recently met with Stroke Association Scotland to discuss their ‘My Stroke Guide’ initiative. Read more
Scottish Greens lodge objection to Waterfoot Greenbelt Development
The Scottish Green Party have lodged an objection to the Waterfoot Greenbelt Development proposed west of Glasgow Road in Waterfoot. Read more