Courage of Scots is honoured by birthday girl Leva
Brave birthday girl Leva Stewart has been chosen to launch a special awards scheme that recognises the courage of Scots youngsters with cancer. Read more
Glasgow Airport’s FlightPath Fund provides over £145,000 to 75 community groups and charities in 2017
Glasgow Airport’s FlightPath Fund awarded more than £145,000 in 2017 to help support 75 charities and community groups in Glasgow, Renfrewshire, East and West Dunbartonshire. Read more
Pedestrian, cyclists and motorcyclists urged to take care on Renfrewshire’s roads
Pedestrian, cyclists and motorcyclists are being encouraged to take extra care on the roads as Police Scotland launches a national vulnerable road users campaign. Read more
Trapeze scientist stands up to cancer, Dr Sara Zanivan isn’t ‘hanging around’ in fight against the disease
A leading cancer scientist and aerial performance artist from Glasgow is backing a campaign urging Scots to stand up to the disease. Read more
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