New funds to the fore at Kilbarchan visit
Residents in Renfrewshire’s villages have a unique opportunity to shape their own place, according to Renfrewshire Council Leader Iain Nicolson. Read more
Kilbarchan Lilias Day to be held tomorrow
Kilbarchan Lilias Day Festival and Historic Parade will be held in the village tomorrow. Read more
Pupils from Kilbarchan Primary School to ‘Get Fizzy’!
Pupils from Kilbarchan Primary School will be experiencing chemistry and mixing up some mysterious mixtures in the lab when Generation Science, a touring programme of science shows delivered by the Edinburgh International Science Festival visits their school next week. Read more
Renfrewshire residents enjoy HEEPS of home comforts
For grandad Bruce Watt, home is where the heat is. The 87-year-old Bridge of Weir resident has seen his fuel bills plummet while his house stays warm, thanks to support from a national energy efficiency scheme. Bruce is one of more than 500 Renfrewshire residents to benefit last year... Read more
The annual Lilias Day Parade took place in Kilbarchan at one O’Clock, along with heavy rain followed by hail and a thunderstorm. Read more
Tom Arthur commends the Urban Historian Stephen Clancy
Tom Arthur, MSP for Renfrewshire South, recently met with local historian and archaeologist, Stephen Clancy, at Kilbarchan’s Weaver’s Cottage to present a copy of the motion which has been lodged in the Scottish Parliament commending Mr Clancy for his heritage walks. Read more
‘Putting disabled people at heart of decisions gets it right for us all’ says Greens council candidate
A Scottish Green council candidate has highlighted the need for more consideration of the needs of disabled people in local politics. Read more
Plans to build a state-of-the-art athletics facility in Renfrewshire have taken a step forward after councillors backed Kilbarchan Amateur Athletics Club (AAC) application for funding. Read more
Flats broken into in Kilbarchan
Cash and jewellery have been stolen from two flats in Kilbarchan. Read more
Teenage Lego movie whizz Morgan Spence unveils film for Paisley’s City of Culture bid
A teenager from Kilbarchan has created a fabulous stop-motion animation film about Paisley with Lego. Read more