Renfrewshire Schools and Nurseries to remain closed tomorrow as Red Weather Warning issued for Renfrewshire
For the first time since records began, a Red Weather Warning has been issued in Scotland, the highest warning level meaning the weather conditions may bring a risk to life. Read more
Schools close and buses are off in Renfrewshire as snow sweeps across Scotland
Schools and nurseries in Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire are closed today as scattered snowfalls contine across the area.  The University of the West of Scotland and West College Scotland have announced that they will be closed today. Read more
East Renfrewshire MP: ‘Hard-working local residents to be hit by budget income tax increase’
An East Renfrewshire politician has claimed that 22,000 local people will be hit by a tax hike in the Scottish Budget. Read more
Glasgow scientist and her partner steps up to beat cancer
A  Glasgow scientist is inviting people to step up to Cancer Research UK’s latest fundraising challenge, after losing her cousin to cancer when he was just 35 years old. Read more
A Paisley councillor is encouraging social housing tenants to get involved in a consultation by the Scottish Housing Regulator. Read more
East Renfrewshire Citizens Advice Bureau recognised by local MSP
Tom Arthur, MSP for Renfrewshire South, today visited East Renfrewshire Citizens Advice Bureau in Barrhead to meet with staff and present a motion which he has lodged in the Scottish Parliament. Read more
Tom Arthur MSP praises the work of first responders
Tom Arthur, MSP for Renfrewshire South, was pleased to welcome a team from Neilston and Uplawmoor First Responders to the Scottish Parliament yesterday recently. Taking part in a Members’ Business Debate, Tom took the opportunity to highlight the work done by first responders in his constituency and pay tribute... Read more
MSP to visit Nepal on Humanitarian Trip
West of Scotland MSP Maurice Golden will travel to Nepal to see first-hand the work done by UK-based charity Tearfund to support communities facing a range of humanitarian issues. Read more
A local Councillor is encouraging community projects to enter an awards programme which could see them share a funding boost of £75,000 to make a real difference in their local area. Read more
MSP hosts launch of Hepatitis C elimination report
Tom Arthur, MSP for Renfrewshire South recently hosted an event in the Scottish Parliament in conjunction with The Hepatitis C Trust to mark the launch of their new report ‘Eliminating Hepatitis C in Scotland’. Read more